The BEST Episodes of Futurescape

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 1, 2022

Network: Science Channel

What will the future look like? It's a question that writers, philosophers and scientists have been pondering for millennia. But the future that once existed solely in the human imagination…has arrived. Everyday scientists across the country are uncovering radical breakthroughs that already have fundamentally changed the way we think about the world. The words "life" and "human" are already different from what they used to be. The idea of deep space travel and telepathy are within our grasp. What were once powers at the hands of the gods — mindreading, creating life from scratch, travelling through space and time, and being immortal — have now fallen into the hands of man. The technologies being developed in labs and universities have already planted the seeds of radical change to the human condition, but will we have the foresight to use those powers wisely? Or will we be the victims of technical arrogance? The future can be both incredible and incredibly frightening. FUTURESCAPE is a new, six-part series unveiling these incredible mind-blowing discoveries. Each episode explores a different event horizon that will critically alter life as we know it. Telepathy. Colonizing Space. Staying Forever Young. Robot Citizens. Whether it's good news or bad, whether it's thrilling or terrifying, everything is about to change.

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Replacing God

#1 - Replacing God

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 3, 2013

The ability to manipulate DNA create new species.

star 8.90
80 votes
Galactic Pioneers

#2 - Galactic Pioneers

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 10, 2013

New technology using propulsion and solar energy.

star 8.66
105 votes
Robot Revolution

#3 - Robot Revolution

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 19, 2013

Scientists may improve humans using synthetic parts that work better.

star 8.52
149 votes
Cheating Time

#4 - Cheating Time

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 26, 2013

Advances in medicine may allow for the management of aging.

star 8.06
141 votes
I Know What You're Thinking

#5 - I Know What You're Thinking

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 16, 2013

Scientists are working on telepathy helmets that can read minds and scan memories.

star 7.95
128 votes
How to Be a Superhuman

#6 - How to Be a Superhuman

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 17, 2013

Genetic engineering could soon release humans of the limitations that link them to the the rest of the world.

star 7.69
78 votes