The Reith Lectures

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Significant international thinkers deliver the BBC's flagship annual lecture series. This year, Stuart Russell explores the future of AI and asks: how can we get it right?

English Lessons June 10, 2008
Spence examines China's relations with the United Kingdom through three centuries.
Confucian Ways June 3, 2008
Spence reflects on China's most enduring thinker, Confucius.
Confucian Ways June 3, 2008
Spence reflects on China's most enduring thinker, Confucius.
Jeffrey Sachs calls for a new Enlightenment to help make globalisation work for all.
Jeffrey Sachs calls for a new Enlightenment to help make globalisation work for all.
Jeffrey Sachs delivers the fourth of five lectures. He considers the challenges of poverty
Jeffrey Sachs delivers the fourth of five lectures. He considers the challenges of poverty
The Great Convergence April 25, 2007
Jeffrey Sachs talks about the need for international cooperation to achieve peace.
The Great Convergence April 25, 2007
Jeffrey Sachs talks about the need for international cooperation to achieve peace.
Sachs discusses China's emergence as an economic superpower and the effect on climate.
Sachs discusses China's emergence as an economic superpower and the effect on climate.
Bursting at the Seams April 11, 2007
Jeffrey Sachs delivers the first of five lectures, recorded at The Royal Society in London
Bursting at the Seams April 11, 2007
Jeffrey Sachs delivers the first of five lectures, recorded at The Royal Society in London
The Power of Music May 5, 2006
Daniel Barenboim considers the difference between power and strength in music and in life.
The Power of Music May 5, 2006
Daniel Barenboim considers the difference between power and strength in music and in life.
Meeting in Music April 28, 2006
Daniel Barenboim examines how music has the power to bring people together.
Meeting in Music April 28, 2006
Daniel Barenboim examines how music has the power to bring people together.
The Magic of Music April 21, 2006
Daniel Barenboim argues that classical music can and should be accessible to all.
The Magic of Music April 21, 2006
Daniel Barenboim argues that classical music can and should be accessible to all.
The Neglected Sense April 14, 2006
Daniel Barenboim examines what he calls 'the neglected sense'; the ear.