The RSA Animate series is a unique way of illustrating and sharing the world-changing ideas from the RSA's free public events programme.
RSA animations, short films and event videos
Whether you have an hour to spare or just a few minutes, you’ll find a huge variety of formats and topics to stimulate and engage. Choose from edited highlights or full-length replays of talks and debates from the public programme, short videos presenting new RSA ideas, projects and research, as well as creative animations from our iconic RSA Animate and Shorts series.
The world of work is changing. With rapid advances in IT, huge swathes of the labour market - a staggering 47% of jobs in the US - are at risk of being automated over the next three decades. Ryan Avent tackles the future ...
Angela Cummine outlines what measures are needed to ensure that the management of sovereign funds truly reflects, promotes and protects the interests and values of their citizen-owners.
In this short animation David Graeber investigates the philosophical underpinnings of employment, and calls for a reformulation of what work should be.
Carrie Bishop shares her thoughts on why we need design now more than ever as a tool for tackling global problems.
Matthew Taylor examines the relationship between policy-making and social change.
Bestselling author of Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind Yuval Noah Harari provides a vision of the challenges and opportunities that will face humankind.
Lynda Gratton explores how in a multiple-stage life, we can all learn to prepare for and navigate the transitions and choices to make the best of a longer life.
Watch our new Explainer video for a quick rundown of the basics of Universal Basic Income and why the RSA supports it.
Tippett explores the enduring question of what it is to be human, and how we can learn to live with greater, joy, compassion and wisdom, both individually and collectively.
Former technology editor at Newsweek and co-producer and writer of HBO’s Silicon Valley Dan Lyons gives a unique insider’s perspective on the reality behind the tech start-up hype.