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Science facts are explored and explained.
Season 1, Episode 11
August 26, 2008
The limits of human performance are investigated. Included: riding with fast cyclists.
Season 1, Episode 13
August 24, 2008
Whether snow or ice is more fun.
Season 1, Episode 12
The chemistry of food is examined. Also: candy scientists; a restaurant where the chefs use lasers, liquid nitrogen and edible paper.
Season 1, Episode 10
August 17, 2008
A closer look at spying technology. Included: flying spy robots developed at MIT; a helicopter with thermal imaging.
Season 1, Episode 9
A chef who cooks with bugs; a tiny beetle that can lift weights; a Hollywood bug wrangler.
Season 1, Episode 8
August 10, 2008
A robotic watchdog; a humanoid robot made by the Honda Motor Company.
Season 1, Episode 7
A look at the importance of manure at a zoo; a trip to a toilet-testing lab. Also: turning waste into biosolids at a sewage-treatment plant.
Season 1, Episode 6
August 3, 2008
A search for the weirdest mode of transportation; a bike designer who combines strange objects and attaches them to two wheels. Also: examining physics at a racetrack.
Season 1, Episode 5
A visit to a school for crime-scene investigators to learn about detective work.
Season 1, Episode 4
July 27, 2008
Host Andrew Chapman gets a look behind Hollywood's movie magic. Included: special-effects makeup; sound effects; and a school for stunt kids.
Season 1, Episode 3
Host Andrew Chapman learns about flight, including airfoils, lift and animals that can fly. Also: the basics of motocross jumps.
Season 1, Episode 2
July 20, 2008
An audition for lead singer in a rock band; a lesson on the basics of sound with the Blue Man Group. Also: how a voice generates sound.
Season 1, Episode 1
A game of underwater hockey; the sport of freediving; the Innespace Dolphin Boat, a submersible watercraft that looks and swims like a dolphin.
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