Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
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Re-measuring the World

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150 million square kilometers – that’s the size of the world’s surface. Despite services like google maps, there are still black spots on the worldwide map. Until now. 200 years after Alexander von Humboldt’s expeditions, radar satellites, drones and propelled special cameras are remeasuring the world. To the centimeter and around the clock. Remeasuring the World shows how new technology affects us all. The changing climate, the altered chemical composition of our air and oceans threatens life on our planet. A network of new high-tech satellites is designed to help better understand the dangers of climate change and to prevent ...
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Giant Constructions: The World’s most spectacular bridges

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Amongst the most epic structures to be found on this planet, they are the giants: The world’s most spectacular bridges! These technical masterpieces have become more and more complex and impressive, meaning that those who design and build them are repeatedly trumping their contemporaries. This documentary series presents an unusual view of the most breath-taking bridge structures ever built by man. It shows the sheer cruelty, and inhumane efforts which fuelled the construction and design of each of these individual giants. It casts a glance behind the scenes and shows how much effort is required on a daily basis to ...
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Evil Knows! In the name of science

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The Host: Call him funny. Call him crazy. Call him outrageous. But there is one thing you should never ever call him: boring!!! Evil Jared Hasselhoff is bassist for the band Bloodhound Gang, DJ, event entertainer, one of the craziest guys alive and…curious about everyday mysteries! The Show: In Evil Knows!, Evil Jared Hasselhoff embarks on a search for significant (and sometimes not so significant) myths and phenomena from daily life, and gets to the bottom of them. Each episode is comprised of seven different (more-or-less) scientific categories. During the main category, ‘Evil Reveals’, Evil explains and answers some of ...
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Space Time

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The universe has been fascinating mankind for many centuries. Scientists have been studying time and space and trying to put together a giant puzzle. With the help of an ever developing technology, experts in recent years have been able to find ground-breaking answers to questions hundreds of years old. How important is the discovery of exoplanets for us? Which moons of our solar system can sustain life as we know it? What danger comes from asteroids? Is time travel possible? What are wormholes? This series pursues these and many other exciting questions. One of the world’s most renowned space experts, ...
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Hello World: Russia

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Bloomberg series: Hello World Silicon Valley may be home to some of the biggest tech giants in the world but it’s being challenged like never before. Crazy tech geniuses have popped up all over the planet making things that will blow your mind. Author and journalist Ashlee Vance is on a quest to find the most innovative tech creations and meet the beautiful freaks behind them. On this episode of Hello World, Bloomberg Businessweek’s Ashlee Vance heads to Russia. For the past five years, Russia’s been building walls around its web and packing it with tech oligarchs, startup cities, face-finding ...
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Hello World: Japan

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Bloomberg series: Hello World Silicon Valley may be home to some of the biggest tech giants in the world but it’s being challenged like never before. Crazy tech geniuses have popped up all over the planet making things that will blow your mind. Author and journalist Ashlee Vance is on a quest to find the most innovative tech creations and meet the beautiful freaks behind them. Bloomberg Businessweek’s Ashlee Vance heads to Japan to find people who are trying to wake the country up from its technological slumber. His journey goes from Tokyo to Kyoto and Osaka. Along the way, ...
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Hello World: United Kingdom

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Bloomberg series: Hello World Silicon Valley may be home to some of the biggest tech giants in the world but it’s being challenged like never before. Crazy tech geniuses have popped up all over the planet making things that will blow your mind. Author and journalist Ashlee Vance is on a quest to find the most innovative tech creations and meet the beautiful freaks behind them. In this episode of Hello World, Bloomberg’s Ashlee Vance heads to England to find out how the country is fighting to inject new life into its technology industry. The trip starts out in Bletchley ...
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Hello World: Australia

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Bloomberg series: Hello World Silicon Valley may be home to some of the biggest tech giants in the world but it’s being challenged like never before. Crazy tech geniuses have popped up all over the planet making things that will blow your mind. Author and journalist Ashlee Vance is on a quest to find the most innovative tech creations and meet the beautiful freaks behind them. In this episode of Hello World, Ashlee Vance visits his ancestral homeland of Australia, where polyamorous biohackers, Internet playboys, underwater drones and giant robotic dinosaurs are reigniting a long-dormant tech industry. Duration: 00:24:06   ...
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Hello World: Sweden

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Hold on to your H&M cardigans! The world's funkiest tech and travel show hits Sweden. Tune in as host Ashlee Vance travels from Stockholm to Lulea discovering how the Swedes got so good at making the things the whole world loves. ...
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Hello World: New Zealand

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The episode of Hello World offers a window into just how good New Zealand technology has become. Ashlee Vance covers the country's North Island, stretching from Auckland to the southern port and capital of Wellington. ...
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Hello World: Israel

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Ashlee Vance explores how Israel has evolved into a tech giant borne out of defence. He travels across this Startup Nation and gets up close with the Iron Dome, a Star-Trek inspired spectrometer and a mini space laboratory. ...
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Hello World: Iceland

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In this episode of Hello World, we dive into Iceland's tech scene with a special focus on how the country's land and history have shaped its innovations. ...
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Hello World: Mojave

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Ashlee Vance camps out in the Mojave Desert where a breed of wild inventors have created a playground to push custom-created cars and spaceships to their limits. ...
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Forward Thinking: March of the Machines – The AI Revolution

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The show asks how will the AI revolution change the world. Part 1 features Bloomberg's Tech Reporter, Jeremy Kahn; Global Chief Economist, Mike McDonough and Head of Data Science, Gideon Mann. ...
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Forward Thinking: Growing Pains – Managing Mega Cities

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This programme asks how we can harness the economic potential of megacities. Part 1 features Bloomberg expert; James Herting, Bloomberg News; Mike McDonough and Global Chief Economist of Bloomberg Intelligence. ...
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Forward Thinking: Smashing the Glass Ceiling – The Gender Gap

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This programme asks what is preventing women from closing the gender gap in the world of work. Part 1 features Bloomberg experts Lisa Kassenaar, Editor at Large Global Women's Coverage and Greg Elders & Carl Riccadona from Bloomberg Intelligence. ...
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Forward Thinking: To Live Long and Prosper – The Demographic Timebomb

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This programme asks how some of the world’s biggest economies will cope with rapidly ageing populations. Part 1 features Bloomberg experts featured include Jamie Murray, Chief Economist EMEA of Bloomberg Intelligence and BI Chief Global Economist Mike McDonough. ...
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Forward Thinking: For Richer, For Poorer – The Dangers of Inequality

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This programme asks how some of the world's biggest economies will cope with a rapidly ageing population. Part 1 features Bloomberg Intelligence experts Carl Riccaadonna, Greg Elders and Yelena Shulyatyeva. ...
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Forward Thinking: The Energy to Change – A Sustainable World

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This programme asks how we power a sustainable world. Part 1 features Bloomberg New Energy Finance experts Seb Henbest and Jenny Chase. ...
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EXPLORE: Bloomberg says HELLO WORLD

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New Zealand Join Ashlee Vance on a journey from Auckland to Wellington. Along the way we learn about how technology developed among people who lived far apart from the rest of the world and each other. We experience firsthand New Zealand’s ‘can-do’ Spirit, meeting an inventor working out of his garage to change healthcare; a team working on launching New Zealand into the space race and end up learning about the future of virtual film making at WETA workshop. Sweden Hold on to your H&M cardigans! The World’s funkiest tech and travel show hits Sweden. Tune in as host Ashlee Vance travels from Stockholm to ...
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