Future Technology | 60 Minutes Marathon

From December 2023, Scott Pelley’s report on quantum computers, which could give us answers to impossible problems in physics, chemistry, engineering and medicine. From January 2023, Pelley’s report on the nuclear fusion breakthrough that could be a step to unlimited clean energy. From October 2023, Pelley’s interview with Geoffrey Hinton about the promise and risks of artificial intelligence. From July 2023, Pelley’s interview with Google CEO Sundar Picha about the future of artificial intelligence. From April 2024, Bill Whitaker’s interview with Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang, the man behind the $2 trillion company powering today's artificial intelligence. Also from April 2024, Dr. Jon LaPook’s story on mental health chatbots powered by artificial intelligence developed as a therapy support tool. From March 2023, Lesley Stahl’s interview with Microsoft President Brad Smith and others about the emerging industry of artificial intelligence systems people can have conversations with. From August 2021, Stahl’s report on the future of microchips. From July 2022, Anderson Cooper’s report on eVTOLs, the flying vehicles that may be the future of transportation. From July 2022, Whitaker’s story on supersonic flight. From April 2023, Whitaker’s report on carbon capture technology. From May 2023, Whitaker’s report on the race to develop what's being called Lithium Valley in California, with plans to extract the metal to power batteries. From July 2022, Whitaker’s story on how the Bahamas embraced solar power in the wake of a hurricane disaster. From July 2023, Sharyn Alfonsi’s visit to the largest offshore wind farm in the world. From December 2023, Whitaker’s interview with Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon about his pursuit of a green, carbon-negative agenda in one of the nation's reddest states. From October 2023, Stahl’s report on a Texas company that’s 3D printing houses on Earth and partnering with NASA to 3D print infrastructure on the moon. From July 2023, Pelley’s story on advancements in artificial prosthetics technology. From October 2023, Dr. LaPook’s report on how building owners are turning to new workplace air and ventilation systems to help contain contagious respiratory viruses. And from 2020, Stahl’s report on the effort to preserve Holocaust stories for future generations using 3D recordings.

0:00 Intro
0:11 Quantum Computing
13:22 Fusion Power
26:31 Godfather of AI
39:38 AI Revolution (Part 1)
54:14 AI Revolution (Part 2)
1:06:41 Nvidia
1:20:00 Your Chatbot Will See You Now
1:33:11 Who is Minding the Chatbots?
1:46:29 Microchips
1:59:24 eVTOLs
2:12:47 Supersonic Flight
2:26:03 Carbon Capture
2:38:56 Lithium Valley
2:52:06 Array of Hope (Solar Power)
3:05:44 The Power of Grimsby (Wind Power)
3:18:59 Red and Green (Green Energy in Wyoming)
3:32:10 3D Printing (Part 1)
3:44:29 3D Printing (Part 2)
3:54:26 The Feeling of Feeling (Prosthetics)
4:07:12 The Air We Breathe (HVACs)
4:20:09 Talking to the Past (Part 1)
4:33:24 Talking to the Past (Part 2)