NOVA looks at the ‘next big things’ that will be affecting the way that we live, work, and breathe.
PART 1: SOCIAL ROBOT.
Do we want to build robots who will chit-chat with us, talk about our days, and do our chores?
PART 2: DETECTING EARTHQUAKES
New technology that will revolutionize the way we detect and protect ourselves from earthquakes.
PART 3: ROBOTIC CARS
Cars that talk, think, and get us where we want to go – without any input from us. Is this something we want?
CHAPTER 4: SMART GRID.
North America and Europe is running on a grid that hasn’t kept up with the times.
CHAPTER 5: PROFILE: JAY KEASLING