Science and Technology

About Science and Technology

Many books are published each year covering science and technology. These programs can be searched and viewed here.

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Coming Up on Book TV

"How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World"
Steven Johnson

Next air time: Thursday, December 25th at 8am (ET)

"How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World"
"The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus"
Richard Preston

Next air time: Friday, December 26th at 5:30am (ET)

"The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus"
"Countdown to Zero Day: Stuxnet and the Launch of the World's First Digital Weapon"
Kim Zetter

Next air time: Sunday, December 28th at 7:15pm (ET)

Archived Programs

Programs shown in this archive cover the past year. To search for programs in earlier years, please use the search functionality above.

"Acid Test: LSD, Ecstasy, and the Power to Heal"
Tom Shroder

Last aired: December 21, 2014

"Acid Test: LSD, Ecstasy, and the Power to Heal"
"Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?"
Guy Consolmagno

Last aired: December 21, 2014

"Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?"
"How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World"
Steven Johnson

Last aired: December 7, 2014

"How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World"
"The Meaning of Human Existence"
Edward O. Wilson

Last aired: November 30, 2014

"The Meaning of Human Existence"
"Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation"
Bill Nye

Last aired: November 30, 2014

"Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation"
"How Google Works"
Jonathan Rosenberg; Eric Schmidt

Last aired: November 17, 2014

"How Google Works"
"The Edge of the Sky: All You Need to Know About the All-There-Is"
Roberto Trotta

Last aired: November 16, 2014

"The Edge of the Sky: All You Need to Know About the All-There-Is"
"Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies"
Nick Bostrom

Last aired: October 19, 2014

"Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies"
"The New Digital Age: Transforming Nations, Businesses, and Our Lives"
Jared Cohen; Eric Schmidt

Last aired: May 4, 2014

"The New Digital Age: Transforming Nations, Businesses, and Our Lives"
"The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History"
Elizabeth Kolbert

Last aired: March 24, 2014

"The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History"
"Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know"
Peter W. Singer

Last aired: March 15, 2014

"Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know"
A Debate on Climate Engineering
Clive Hamilton; David Keith

Last aired: January 12, 2014

A Debate on Climate Engineering
"Heart: An American Medical Odyssey"
Dick Cheney; Dr. Jonathan Reiner

Last aired: January 12, 2014

"Heart: An American Medical Odyssey"

Book TV Schedule

Upcoming Programs

IN DEPTH

In Depth is Book TV's monthly interview/call-in program with an author featuring his or her body of work.  It's LIVE on the first Sunday of every month.    Mark Levin, Bonnie Morris, Peniel Joseph, Bing West, Luis Rodriguez, Amity Shlaes, Reza Aslan, Ron Paul, Mary Frances Berry, Joan Biskupic, Michael Korda and AEI President Arthur Brooks were our 2014 guests.

Jan 4, 2015  Tavis Smiley www.tavistalks.com  @tavissmiley
Feb 1, 2015  Walter Isaacson  www.aspeninstitute.org @walterisaacson

You can watch all past In Depths online by using the "Search" function in the upper left hand corner of this website.

EVENT COVERAGE

Here are some events that Book TV will be covering in the coming weeks:

12/9/14:   NYC, New America Foundation: Janine Wedel, Unaccountable; Zephyr Teachout, Corruption in America; Lawrence Lessig,    Republic, Lost

12/10/14  NYC, Macaulay Honors College, Jenny Nordberg, The Underground Girls of Kabul & Suki Kim, Without You, There Is No Us

12/11/14   Philadelphia, Gershman YMCA, Matthew Chistopher, Abandoned America

12/15/14   Philadelphia, National Constitution Center, Bill of Rights Day Book Festival

 

FAIRS AND FESTIVALS

Book TV covers many book festivals each year, many of them LIVE.  In 2014, our festival coverage includes book festivals in Tucson, Los Angeles, Chicago, Charlottesville, New York, Freedom Fest in Vegas, Brooklyn, the Roosevelt Reading Festival in Hyde Park, NY, Harlem Book Festival, the Texas Book Festival and Miami Book Fair International in November.  You can watch those we've already covered online.  Find them using the "Search" button in the upper lefthand corner of this homepage.

For a complete list of upcoming book festivals, click on the BOOK FAIRS tab at the top of the page.