Xploration Earth 2050
21:40

Xploration Earth 2050: Future of Money

Season 1 Episode 17 BBC Knowledge May 19, 2016

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Money has changed more in the last ten years than it has in the last thousand. Join host Chuck Pell as he goes to outer space with Canada's new plastic money.

Money has changed more in the last ten years than it has in the last thousand. Join host Chuck Pell as he goes to outer space with Canada's new plastic money.

Xploration Earth 2050
20:24

Xploration Earth 2050: Future of Water

Season 1 Episode 25 BBC Knowledge March 11, 2017

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Water - it's the key to life, and not as readily available as it used to be. In drought stricken California, brown is the new green. Scientists have invented a weird way to ...

Water - it's the key to life, and not as readily available as it used to be. In drought stricken California, brown is the new green. Scientists have invented a weird way to save water.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:03

Xploration Earth 2050: The Future Explore the Past

Season 1 Episode 23 BBC Knowledge March 11, 2017

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Future tech is allowing us to look into the ancient past like never before, archeologists are using satellite imaging to map ancient native American cities.

Future tech is allowing us to look into the ancient past like never before, archeologists are using satellite imaging to map ancient native American cities.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:05

Xploration Earth 2050: The Oceans

Season 1 Episode 12 BBC Knowledge January 28, 2017

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Is space truly the final frontier? Is there a place even closer that we know less about? The oceans of the Earth are vast and deep and what lies beneath the surface remains ...

Is space truly the final frontier? Is there a place even closer that we know less about? The oceans of the Earth are vast and deep and what lies beneath the surface remains largely unchartered territory.

Xploration Earth 2050
20:50

Xploration Earth 2050: Future of Homes

Season 1 Episode 14 BBC Knowledge May 28, 2017

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Billions are flocking to cities, needing a place to live. Futuristic apartments are being built on assembly lines and the furniture of the future plays hide and seek.

Billions are flocking to cities, needing a place to live. Futuristic apartments are being built on assembly lines and the furniture of the future plays hide and seek.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:03

Xploration Earth 2050: The Future of Space Exploration

Season 1 Episode 9 BBC Knowledge June 2, 2018

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By 2050, will we be mining for gold, platinum and other precious metals on asteroids? Then, will space elevators become a reality? And will we find life beyond Earth? Find the ...

By 2050, will we be mining for gold, platinum and other precious metals on asteroids? Then, will space elevators become a reality? And will we find life beyond Earth? Find the answers with host Joe Penna.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:00

Xploration Earth 2050: Futuristic Cars

Season 1 Episode 10 BBC Knowledge January 14, 2017

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Cars. We have trouble living with them but we can't live without them, and they are changing more than ever before. How will the car change in 2050? Could we be driving on ...

Cars. We have trouble living with them but we can't live without them, and they are changing more than ever before. How will the car change in 2050? Could we be driving on roads that glow in the dark? Will your car be driving you?

Xploration Earth 2050
21:04

Xploration Earth 2050: 3D Printing

Season 1 Episode 11 BBC Knowledge January 21, 2017

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3D printing is/will forever change how we make things. Manufacturing worldwide is getting a makeover, affecting industries from healthcare to education. It's in homes, ...

3D printing is/will forever change how we make things. Manufacturing worldwide is getting a makeover, affecting industries from healthcare to education. It's in homes, kitchens, and it's even in space.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:36

Xploration Earth 2050: Future of How Things Are Made

Season 1 Episode 30 BBC Knowledge April 8, 2017

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The materials in our modern world are undergoing a revolution. Check out new materials, industrial diamonds and concrete that heals itself like skin.

The materials in our modern world are undergoing a revolution. Check out new materials, industrial diamonds and concrete that heals itself like skin.

Xploration Earth 2050
27:43

Xploration Earth 2050: Drones

Season 1 Episode 21 BBC Knowledge June 17, 2017

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Drones. They're the piece of future tech that everyone's talking about. Host Chuck Pell discovers how drone technology is saving the lives of thousands in disaster sites ...

Drones. They're the piece of future tech that everyone's talking about. Host Chuck Pell discovers how drone technology is saving the lives of thousands in disaster sites around the world. The sky is the limit.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:26

Xploration Earth 2050: Humans Adapt to the Future

Season 1 Episode 20 BBC Knowledge February 25, 2017

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Human beings have been able to survive in practically every environment on Earth - from deserts to the frozen reaches of the Arctic. But what about living under the sea?

Human beings have been able to survive in practically every environment on Earth - from deserts to the frozen reaches of the Arctic. But what about living under the sea?

Xploration Earth 2050
22:08

Xploration Earth 2050: Future of Robot Makers and Innovators

Season 1 Episode 27 BBC Knowledge March 25, 2017

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Robots are clearly part of our present, but what will become of them in the future? Will they help us? Or replace us? Will they be loyal to us and teach them values?

Robots are clearly part of our present, but what will become of them in the future? Will they help us? Or replace us? Will they be loyal to us and teach them values?

Xploration Earth 2050
20:28

Xploration Earth 2050: Future of Warfare

Season 1 Episode 19 BBC Knowledge August 11, 2018

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Military planners are turning to technology to win battles of the future. Host Chuck Pell plays videos games that are shaping modern battle plans. He'll fly drones that are ...

Military planners are turning to technology to win battles of the future. Host Chuck Pell plays videos games that are shaping modern battle plans. He'll fly drones that are carrying a lot more than weapons.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:08

Xploration Earth 2050: Future Urban Farming

Season 1 Episode 16 BBC Knowledge May 18, 2016

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On the road to 2050, farms are coming to a city near you. Mobile farmland is going straight up in the skyscrapers, and the sky is the limit in the farms of the future. It's ...

On the road to 2050, farms are coming to a city near you. Mobile farmland is going straight up in the skyscrapers, and the sky is the limit in the farms of the future. It's all about urban farming, in this episode.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:01

Xploration Earth 2050: The Future of Entertainment

Season 1 Episode 13 BBC Knowledge September 20, 2018

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Interactive entertainment in 2050, with fantasy and reality meeting in unexpected ways. Virtual reality is getting a lot less virtual and a lot more real. Robots are taking ...

Interactive entertainment in 2050, with fantasy and reality meeting in unexpected ways. Virtual reality is getting a lot less virtual and a lot more real. Robots are taking the stage in the opera of the future.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:04

Xploration Earth 2050: Nature Inspires the Future

Season 1 Episode 18 BBC Knowledge August 4, 2018

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Mother Nature - the ultimate design innovator. Host Chuck Pell sees how humpback whales are showing designers how to save millions in energy costs. In the Florida Keys ...

Mother Nature - the ultimate design innovator. Host Chuck Pell sees how humpback whales are showing designers how to save millions in energy costs. In the Florida Keys scientists are using the birds and the bees to wipe out killer mosquitos.

Delivering the World: Inside DHL
43:38

Delivering the World: Inside DHL

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS Viceland August 18, 2019

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We find out how a man in New Zealand can send a paper-making machine to a remote area of Africa when it weighs over five times the amount that DHL's conveyor belts can handle. ...

We find out how a man in New Zealand can send a paper-making machine to a remote area of Africa when it weighs over five times the amount that DHL's conveyor belts can handle. In New York, we'll find out how the couriers beat the infamous Manhattan morning gridlock to deliver urgent overnight packages to Wall Street. We'll also find out how it's possible for a man living in outback Australia to buy a T-shirt online from a company in the UK and receive it just three days later for less than it would cost in his local clothing store.

Imagi-Nation
22:45

Imagi-Nation: Longevity

Episode 2 Discovery Channel November 30, 2019

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The values of longevity and filial piety are deep traditions in China, and have been for millennia. There is also a celebration of duty and love in Chinese family and community.

The values of longevity and filial piety are deep traditions in China, and have been for millennia. There is also a celebration of duty and love in Chinese family and community.