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Future Tense

ABC Radio
NewsSociety & Culture

A critical look at new technologies, new approaches and new ways of thinking, from politics to media to environmental sustainability.


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4.6 out of 5 stars from 417 ratings
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    a month ago
  • Future Tense-Reembracing the spirit of public service

    Unfortunately, reembracing the spirit of public service is not enough. The public service has to be re-imagined if it is to play a signicant role in addressing the problems of modern society. The seminal work on this is MISSION ECONOMY by Mariana Massucato. For a taster, see the BBC HARDTalk episode 'Mariana Mazzucato: The space race and our economic futures', last on Mon 31 Jan 2022. more

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    Stanton H in Australia
    Australia2 months ago
  • Excellent quality, varied and interesting

    This is a high quality podcast that has the production values of a radio program. Because that's what it is. Never patronises and always informs.

    Apple Podcasts
    Australia5 months ago
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    Saudi Arabia8 months ago
  • Future Tense - informative and stimulating listening

    Future Tense delivers great listening as it explores big ideas in science and technology by looking at current practices, what is at the cutting edge and possible futures. Current program on the Role of Story Telling provides insights into many areas.

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