Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World

Take a mind-blowing journey through human history, told through six iconic objects that modern people take for granted, and see how science, invention and technology built on one another to change everything.

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Upcoming Broadcasts of Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World-The SmartphoneThe Smartphone

Episode #106

Wednesday, May 22 at 9:00 pm

Previous Broadcasts

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World-The RocketThe Rocket

Episode #105

Thursday, May 16 2019 at 3:00 am

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World-The CarThe Car

Episode #104

Thursday, May 9 2019 at 3:00 am

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World-The RobotThe Robot

Episode #103

Thursday, May 2 2019 at 3:00 am

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World-The AirplaneThe Airplane

Episode #102

Thursday, Apr 25 2019 at 3:00 am

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World-The TelescopeThe Telescope

Episode #101

Thursday, Apr 18 2019 at 3:00 am