Discovering the Big Bang
Discovering the Big Bang Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World
In 1923, Edwin Hubble began the manual process of photographing the Andromeda Nebula.
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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. These are the secrets of how we got to our modern world.