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Google, Facebook, Amazon - The rise of the mega-corporations

Spies, informants and new enemies - Today’s intelligence agencies

Fake news, propaganda, and conspiracy theories - The fight against disinformation

Drones, hackers and mercenaries - The future of war

The mysterious disease that affects millions of people worldwide

How does touch affect our mental and physical health?

The internet of everything - Our relationship with the internet

The future of education - Virtual learning

Revolution in medicine - BioNTech, mRNA and the Covid-19 vaccine

Is green hydrogen the answer to the climate crisis?

The world’s oldest virus research lab

How technology makes life easier – and what’s still up to you / UNSEEN (5/5)

Lithium – new gold rush in the Andes

The dark side of social media – how can we protect children?

The German car industry's political muscle

Asteroids – a new El Dorado in space?

Does a vaccine spell the end of the coronavirus pandemic?

When antibiotics are outsmarted

When food becomes scarce – high-tech farms of the future

Love and sex in the internet age

The power of the pharmaceutical companies

Internet from space

Healthy eyes – new therapies maintain sight

Fine-tuning the climate

The 3D printing revolution

How artificial intelligence is changing our society

Artificial intelligence and algorithms: pros and cons

Will Germany's car industry survive?

Artificial intelligence and its ethics

Amazon, Jeff Bezos and collecting data

Tesla and Elon Musk - the future of electric cars

Meet Germany's first robot lecturer

Drones, robots, and super sperm – the future of farming

Female power and digital empowerment - Founders Valley (4/5)

The poor, the banks and digital money - Founders Valley (3/5)

Data, social media and privacy - Founders Valley (2/5)

Archeology – exploring the past with modern technology

Malaysia: energize the world - Founders Valley (4/10)

Taiwan: technology: promise or peril? - Founders Valley (3/10)

Will robots steal our jobs? - The future of work (2/2)

Will robots steal our jobs? - The future of work (1/2)

Medicine from the jungle - Rainforest pharmacy



Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003)

Nature, Buddhism, and the Human Condition: A Cinematic MasterpieceKim Ki-duk's 2003 film "Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring" is a c...

The Korean Film Archive

As commemorating the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage, the Korean Film Archive introduces 20 films restored by digital preservation out of 78 movies...

Trailer for Russian Cyberpunk Anime - Cyberslav

Slavic folklore meets cyberpunk! The Russian animation company Evil Pirate Studio has released the first trailer for its new film, “Cyberslav.”Typ...