The Triumph of Technology

The BBC has a fascinating series of (downloadable/podcast-able) radio lectures underway called “The Triumph of Technology”. They are delivered by Lord Alec Broers, the U.K.-based President of the Royal Academy of Engineering and Chairman of the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee.
While we are mid-stream and not all of these lectures are completed, here is the overview:

  • Lecture 1:
    Technology will Determine the Future of the Human Race

  • Lecture 2:
    Collaboration

  • Lecture 3:
    Innovation and Management

  • Lecture 4:
    Nanotechnology and Nanoscience

  • Lecture 5:
    Risk and Responsibility

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    Comments

    1. BBC radio on technology – interesting

      I found it on Infectious Greed: The Triumph of Technology.