Making Stuff

  • 2010
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A look at how things are made and what goes into items that are used in everyday living.

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Making Stuff Safer Season 2, Episode 4 Nov 6, 2013 Subscription

Explore the extent to which science and technology can protect us from natural and man-made dangers.

Making Stuff Colder Season 2, Episode 3 Aug 10, 2012 Subscription

See if cold holds the key to a new generation of science and technology that will improve our lives.

Making Stuff Faster Season 2, Episode 1 Oct 16, 2013 Subscription

Find out how much we can tweak physiology and engineering to move humans and machines faster.

Smarter Season 1, Episode 4 Jul 23, 2012 Subscription

What can nature teach us about building smarter materials? Can we create materials that sense and respond?

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Making Stuff
NOVA and MAKING STUFF explore headline-grabbing innovations and discoveries from our past, present and future.
Making Stuff
NOVA and MAKING STUFF explore headline-grabbing innovations and discoveries from our past, present and future.
Making Stuff
NOVA and MAKING STUFF explore headline-grabbing innovations and discoveries from our past, present and future.

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  • Premiered: September 6, 2010
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A look at how things are made and what goes into items that are used in everyday living.

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