The Great Guide to the Future is a brand new travel science series on BE3. Created by Jonathan McCrea, this beautiful and provocative 6 part sprogramme travels the world investigating the future of relationships, waste, energy, buildings, wildlife and tourism.
Jonathan is the creator and host of Futureproof, a multi award-winning science programme that airs Saturdays from 10am on Newstalk 106-108fm. Sponsored by Science Foundation Ireland, it currently has the most listeners per hour on the station across the entire schedule. It has been nominated for 7 PPI national radio awards in the 7 years it has been on air, winning gold 6 times. It most recently one the 2016 PPI for a short documentary on adventurer Mark Pollock.
For €10,000 could you spot The Lie? In 2015/6 Jonathan McCrea hosted hit game show The Lie on TV3. The Lie delivers drama and humour in a unique way as there are no questions! All the contestants must do is spot The Lie in a series of statements to win big money. There are eight nail-biting rounds to climb, but if the contestants can keep their cool and choose their categories wisely they could be walking away with a €10,000 jackpot.
From the smallest cells in our body, to the far reaches of outer space, Jonathan McCrea, Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin and Kathriona Devereux showcase the exciting and innovative scientific research that is currently underway in Ireland in The Science Squad for RTE1. Critically aclaimed, this flagship science programme is currently in pre-production for the fourth series.