Discovering the Big Bang Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World

Premiered April 17, 2019
Discovering the Big Bang

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.

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