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The Big Brain Theory

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Design engineers compete to create the most innovative solution to a technological challenge.

Premiered: May 1, 2013

Rating: TV-PG

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The Big Brain Theory Pure Genius: Bridge Battle Season 1, Episode 8 Jun 19, 2013 $2.99

In the season finale, the final two contestants go head-to-head in a challenge to build a deployable bridge. While one team goes with complexity and creativity, the other goes with simplicity. Which method will win its team leader the $50,000 grand prize?

The Big Brain Theory Pure Genius: Catching Cars Season 1, Episode 7 Jun 12, 2013 $2.99

Four semifinalists face off in a contest to bring a speeding car to a safe stop. And in the closest elimination yet, the judges must choose between innovation and simplicity. For two contestants, their road to the finale will prove just a dead end.

The Big Brain Theory Pure Genius: The Wild Card Season 1, Episode 6 Jun 11, 2013 $2.99

An explosive wildcard winner is brought back and the contestants are given the challenge of creating an automated machine that can prepare a meal for the masses. Stakes are higher than ever with a double elimination for the losing team, who will survive t

The Big Brain Theory Pure Genius: Waterfall Season 1, Episode 5 May 29, 2013 $2.99

The competitors must harness the power of a waterfall to build an elevator. While one team works together to get their idea off the ground, the other falls apart when tensions between Gui, Amy and Dan reach an all time high. Can they put aside their diffe