Uploaded on Oct 30, 2011
Episode 2: HEALTH - http://youtu.be/uohSveB9ywc
Episode 3: TECHNOLOGY - http://youtu.be/hWnus2P4w90
Episode 4: ENVIRONMENT - http://youtu.be/inLe_gasaTA
Episode 5: BIOLOGY - http://youtu.be/kHF8dP3RDYw
Excellent documentary with the great Stephen Hawking as Stephen Hawking and others such as Professor Richard Dawkins and Professor Jim Al-Khalili examine how science is striving for humankind's next leap forward.
The team showcase breakthroughs in technology and engineering that are creating a new generation of machines. Mark Evans fuses his brain with a computer in Switzerland to test a new breed of machine.
Kathy Sykes hits the streets of San Francisco to have the ride of her life as she experiences the future of transport in a driverless car. In Italy Jim Alei-Khalili comes face to face with a remarkable, baby-like robot called iCub, which learns like a child.
Joy Reidenberg discovers the extraordinary exoskeleton that can make the paralysed walk and give one man the strength of three. In the Canary Islands Maggie Aderin-Pocock visits one of the world's biggest telescopes, where they're searching for new planets in the furthest reaches of the universe - planets that we could one day colonise.