Maggi Hambling’s Habit of Subverting Expectations | Brilliant Ideas Ep. 43

Maggi Hambling’s Habit of Subverting Expectations | Brilliant Ideas Ep. 43

https://youtube.com/watch?v=PUpHYUt_ZyoBritish artist Maggi Hambling is best known for her intimate portraits, paintings of the sea and controversial public sculptures. For being something of a non-conformist, she refuses to be pigeonholed. After half a century of challenging the art world,...

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Could This Superfood Save The World?

Could This Superfood Save The World?

https://youtube.com/watch?v=EyXmA8UXaoMWith a global food system deemed unsustainable, we're having to think of different diets and new ways to farm. A London-based startup is harnessing photosynthesis to maximize growth of microscopic plants. Could the cultivation of nutrient-dense microalgae offer a...

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Take a Spin in Nick Mason’s $40 Million Classic Ferrari

Take a Spin in Nick Mason’s $40 Million Classic Ferrari

https://youtube.com/watch?v=AiNnbByZz6ANick Mason made his first fortune playing drums for Pink Floyd. His second came from racing old cars. Specifically, old Ferraris that today are among the most expensive cars on the planet. This weekend he took the star of his collection—a...

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Welcome to The City of London

Welcome to The City of London

https://youtube.com/watch?v=gqVgxJCDAkUWelcome to The City of London, once the preserve of stuffy bankers - The City is re-inventing itself as the place to be. New restaurants, bars and hotels have moved into this ancient part of London injecting some late-night...

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Cambridge is More Than a University Town

Cambridge is More Than a University Town

https://youtube.com/watch?v=-y_NmpxZPjMCambridge may be home to one of the world’s most revered universities but there's much more to this historic English town. With the picturesque River Cam running through its centre, Cambridge is as beautiful and it is fascinating. New...

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