The Genius of Invention
Wednesdays at 9pm ET/PT
Examining the inventions that led to the electrical, the transport and the communication revolutions that shaped the modern world.
Ep 1: POWER: Revealing the fascinating story of how Britain harnessed power through technology.
Ep 2: SPEED: How the steam locomotive, the internal combustion engine and the jet engine were invented.
Ep 3. COMMUNICATION: The genesis of the machines that allow us to talk to one another across the globe.
Ep 4: VISUAL IMAGE: The story of the inventors who discovered how to reproduce still and moving images.