The Genius of Invention

July 2015
30:00

July 9, 2015

Expired 3.0 12 x
Nothing has shrunk the globe more than our extraordinary ability to talk across the oceans and continents. This reveals the fascinating chain of events that made such everyday miracles possible. It tells the story of the handful of extraordinary inventors and inventions who helped build the modern world by harnessing elect...
30:00

July 9, 2015

Expired 3.0 9 x
We take our ability to travel quickly and safely across the globe for granted. This reveals the fascinating chain of events that made such everyday marvels possible. It tells the story of the handful of extraordinary inventors and inventions who helped build the modern world by making the miracle of powered transport munda...
June 2015
30:00

June 18, 2015

Expired 3.0 20 x
The stories behind photography, moving pictures and television.(R)
30:00

June 18, 2015

Expired 3.0 15 x
The stories behind the steam engine, the electrical generator and the steam turbine.(R)
July 2013

3. Communication

3.0 31 x
The genesis of the machines that allow us to talk to one another across the globe.
June 2013

2. Speed

3.0 81 x
How the steam locomotive, the internal combustion engine and the jet engine were invented.
March 2013

4. Visual Image

3.0 20 x
The story of the inventors who discovered how to reproduce still and moving images.

1. Power

3.0 19 x
Revealing the fascinating story of how Britain harnessed power through technology.
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