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Big History

Examining potential links between major events throughout history.

Premiered: November 2, 2013

Rating: TV-PG

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The Big History Of Everything Season 1, Episode 17 Dec 28, 2013 $1.99

An epic 2-hour journey through time and space. This special pulls all that we know about science and history into one grand narrative of the universe and humanity, and uncovers the mysterious link between eight critical thresholds on the path.

Silver Supernova Season 1, Episode 16 Dec 21, 2013 $2.99

At critical moments in history, our second place metal was the most important metal on Earth. Big History reveals how silver's place in our minds was determined by the heat of exploding stars, and how this one metal saved democracy.

H2O Season 1, Episode 15 Dec 21, 2013 $2.99

Water is the miracle molecule, and mankind has used its perfect properties to revolutionize our lives. It was our first superhighway, the lifeblood of civilization, and gives us 90% of all the power we use today.

Rise of the Carnivores Season 1, Episode 14 Dec 14, 2013 $1.99

Eating meat made us human...by giving us bigger brains, better tools, and spoken language. The human need for beef has driven history across the hemispheres, but how did we turn an ancient mega-beast into the cow we have today?

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Big History Season 1
Did you know that every time you make a call with your smart phone, it triggers a rare element connected to the Big Bang? Or that the radio waves send (more…)
Big History Season 1
Did you know that every time you make a call with your smart phone, it triggers a rare element connected to the Big Bang? Or that the radio waves send (more…)
Big History Season 1 Sneak Peek
02:00 — Catch a FREE sneak peek of Big History, before it premieres on Saturday, November 2.
Big History Season 1 Sneak Peek
02:00 — Catch a FREE sneak peek of Big History, before it premieres on Saturday, November 2.

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  • Premiered: November 2, 2013
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Examining potential links between major events throughout history. (more)

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