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History of Science

History of Science shows how the political upheavals of history combine with iconic inventions and discoveries, along with the ideas of great thinkers, to create the advances that have transformed our lives. Each episode starts with a disarmingly simple question that everyone asks, and then delves into the past, uncovering human stories and recreating the great experiments of the men and women who sought the answers and, in doing so, changed the world.

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Tuesday, Feb 14, 2012 - 9:00 PM    "What Is Out There?" Michael Mosley, science presenter for the BBC, begins the miniseries with the story of one of the great upheavals in human history - the understanding that the Earth is not the center of the cosmos, but one of billions of bodies in a vast and expanding universe. Part 1 of 6 G
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Tuesday, Feb 14, 2012 - 9:00 PM "What Is Out There?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Feb 15, 2012 - 1:00 AM "What Is Out There?" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Feb 21, 2012 - 9:00 PM "What Is The World Made of?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Feb 22, 2012 - 1:00 AM "What Is The World Made of?" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2012 - 9:00 PM "How Did We Get Here?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Feb 29, 2012 - 1:00 AM "How Did We Get Here?" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Mar 6, 2012 - 9:00 PM "Can We Have Unlimited Power?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Mar 7, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Can We Have Unlimited Power?" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Mar 13, 2012 - 9:30 PM "What Is The Secret of Life?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Mar 14, 2012 - 12:30 AM "What Is The Secret of Life?" (PLUS)
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