Digital Human: Series 7: Silt05/18/15
Aleks Krotoski asks if we know what to keep and what to throw away in the digital age.
In a world where storage is cheap and plentiful Aleks Krotoski asks if we're all becoming digital hoarders.
Online dating, including dating apps are now the second most likely place to meet a partner, but is the decision making process as to who and how we court and woo changing?
DH: Rear Window
Aleks Krotoski peers through the rear window as discovers what it means to go people watching in a digital age.
Aleks Krotoski explores the overlap between technology and the natural world.
Aleks Krotoski explores the age old connections between technology and magic.
Secret holders share why and how they have used the internet to disclose their most intimate or well kept secrets - how does a compulsion to confess in a public setting effect those who the secret is about? And can this audition of secrets online...
Aleks Krotoski explores if you can embed ethics or morality into technology, and if so whose should they be?
Aleks Krotoski explores what the digital revolution in mapping has meant for how we understand the world.
Now that our past can so easily invade our present, Aleks Krotoski asks if the internet is a nostalgia machine.
In this episode, Aleks Krotoski explores what happens when we abandon a place. Why is it so difficult for us to leave these places behind both on and offline?
We communicate in more ways than ever but every tweet, text or blog post is based on a much earlier technology perhaps our first - language. Aleks Krotoski asks just how much of a technology is language and how has it been transformed by the digital...
Aleks Krotoski asks if the 200,000 year old security software in our brains is up to the task of coping with modern day risks.
In this episode of Digital Human, Aleks Krotoski explores what we gain and what we lose, from selling ourselves online… The Digital Human was presented by Aleks Krotoski and produced in Edinburgh by Victoria McArthur and Elizabeth Anne Duffy.
Aleks Krotoski explores how our unwillingness to break things has changed out relationship with technology.
Aleks Krotoski asks how human beings can make sense of a world saturated by data.
Aleks Krotoski asks if we're living in an age of misinformation.
Aleks Krotoski asks if our voices are being drown out by the cacophony of content online.
In this episode of the Digital Human Aleks Krotoski explores the influence of one of our most pervasive technologies - the clock, and asks if it’s the only way to experience time.
Aleks Krotoski looks at how technology can help us adapt when our lives change.
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