Why We’ve Had Enough of Stuff
12th Dec 2013, 13:00
Journalist and trend forecaster James Wallman explains why more and more of us are suffering from “stuffocation” – where instead of feeling enriched by the things we own, we are stifled and overwhelmed by them.
The End of Power
16th Jan 2014, 13:00
Senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and former Foreign Policy editor-in-chief Moisés Naím visits the RSA to outline the startling power shifts taking place across the globe, and offers insight into how individuals and leaders can adapt to this new global reality
The Cost of Higher Education: is up the only way?
16th Jan 2014, 18:00
John Denham, Labour MP for Southampton Itchen argues for a radical review of higher education to deliver a system which is both sustainable and affordable.
Can You Make Yourself Smarter?
30th Jan 2014, 13:00
Award-winning science journalist Dan Hurley investigates the new field of intelligence training, and asks: can we really boost our brain power?
Does The News Do Us Any Good?
6th Feb 2014, 13:00
Alain de Botton asks: what is it that we're really looking for when we watch or read the news - and is it doing us any good?