HISTORY OF SCIENCE

Program Details
Air Time: 
10/17/2013 - 5:00pm - 5:59pm
Program Title: 
WHAT IS THE WORLD MADE OF?
Program Service: 
EX
PSIP Description: 
Uncovers the human stories and recreates the great experiments of scientists who changed the world.
Long Description: 
Michael Mosley demonstrates how our society is built on our search to find the answer to what makes up everything in the material world. This is a story that moves from the secret labs of the alchemists and their search for gold to the creation of the world's first synthetic dye - mauve - and onto the invention of the transistor.