The Next Big Thing

5 segments

Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku discusses the science of the future—and what our lives may look like in the year 2100. Then, Frank Rose of Wired magazine explains the evolution of the participatory media. We’ll look at Fair Play by the late Finish novelist Tove Jansson, with her niece and translator. Rosie Perez talks about the Urban Arts Partnership. And we’ll get the latest on the political uprisings in the Middle East, from Yemen to Libya to Bahrain.