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The stories behind inventions and technological breakthroughs.
Season 1, Episode 6
December 24, 2016
A look back on all the best bits from the series.
Season 1, Episode 5
October 22, 2016
A report on scientists using the bioluminescent properties of a species of algae to provide emission and cost-free power; a visit with a scientist using the swarm behavior of bees, ants and birds to help devise treatments for cancer.
Season 1, Episode 4
September 24, 2016
A report on storing data in synthetic DNA and in glass.
Season 1, Episode 3
August 20, 2016
A look at Japan's inventive culture includes an interview with Dr. NakaMats, the most prolific inventor in the world.
Season 1, Episode 2
July 23, 2016
A visit to CERN, the European Organization for Scientific Research. Included: the Large Hadron Collider; the Higgs boson.
Season 1, Episode 1
August 22, 2015
The stories behind inventions are explored. First up: developing robots and artificial intelligence that mimics humans.
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