Futuremakers

By Oxford University

Welcome to Futuremakers, from the University of Oxford, where our academics debate key issues for the future of society. Season Three: The History of Pandemics Season Two: Climate Change Season One: Artificial Intelligence Special Episode: A brief history of Quantum Computing

  1. 1.
    11: History of Pandemics: Coronavirus and ‘Disease X’
    1:23:33
  2. 2.
    10: History of Pandemics: Ebola
    50:12
  3. 3.
    9: History of Pandemics: HIV and AIDS
    51:39
  4. 4.
    8: History of Pandemics: The 'Spanish' Flu
    47:23
  5. 5.
    7: History of Pandemics: The 'Russian' Flu
    45:49
  6. 6.
    6: History of Pandemics: Cholera and John Snow
    38:07
  7. 7.
    Mid-series break: a message from Professor Sir John Bell
    1:43
  8. 8.
    5: History of Pandemics: Smallpox, and Jenner
    43:22
  1. 9.
    4: History of Pandemics: The Great Plague
    1:06:32
  2. 10.
    3: History of Pandemics: The Black Death
    45:17
  3. 11.
    2: History of Pandemics: The Plague of Justinian
    55:45
  4. 12.
    1: History of Pandemics: Athens: the first plague?
    46:10
  5. 13.
    The Future after COVID-19
    41:58
  6. 14.
    15: Live Special: Artificial Intelligence Q&A
    29:30
  7. 15.
    14: Will climate migration lead to conflict?
    39:25
  8. 16.
    13: Climate change: What is the future of our food?
    1:05:41
  9. 17.
    12: COP 25 – what happened?
    21:34
  10. 18.
    11: Mark Carney on Climate Change
    24:28
  11. 19.
    10: Solving climate change... nature or technology?
    58:40
  12. 20.
    9: Is climate conflict inevitable?
    49:30
  13. 21.
    8: Climate change: Who should we sue?
    56:52
  14. 22.
    7: Can we be green and capitalist?
    1:28:28
  15. 23.
    6: Should nuclear power be part of our energy system?
    1:02:28
  16. 24.
    5: What did the Paris Climate Agreement change?
    1:04:08
  17. 25.
    4: Climate change: do individual actions matter?
    55:30
  18. 26.
    3: How do you build a greener country?
    59:38
  19. 27.
    2: Climate change and politics - why haven’t we done more?
    55:05
  20. 28.
    1: Twelve years to climate disaster?
    1:06:03
  21. 29.
    Trailer: Futuremakers season two coming soon...
    1:48
  22. 30.
    Could quantum computing change the world?
    46:51
  23. 31.
    10: Season Finale: AI selection box
    1:45:52
  24. 32.
    9: Is China leading the way in AI?
    46:38
  25. 33.
    8: What does AI mean for the future of humanity?
    1:00:53
  26. 34.
    7: Has AI changed the way we find the truth?
    1:04:30
  27. 35.
    6: From Ada Lovelace to Alan Turing – the birth of AI?
    1:11:37
  28. 36.
    5: Should AI have gender?
    1:01:34
  29. 37.
    4: Is AI good for our health?
    48:55
  30. 38.
    3: Is the banking sector about to change for ever?
    1:03:51
  31. 39.
    2: Are all algorithms biased?
    1:11:18
  32. 40.
    1: How will the automation of jobs progress?
    1:05:07
  33. 41.
    Trailer: season one launching 22nd October!
    0:52

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