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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, Mar 20, 2012 - 9:00 PM    "Who Are We?" Michael Mosley explores how the twin sciences of brain anatomy and psychology have offered different visions of who humans are. Serious study of the brain did not begin until the 17th century. G
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Tuesday, Mar 20, 2012 - 9:00 PM "Who Are We?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Mar 21, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Who Are We?" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 - 8:00 PM "What Is Out There?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jan 16, 2013 - 12:00 AM "What Is Out There?" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013 - 8:00 PM "What Is The World Made of?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jan 23, 2013 - 12:00 AM "What Is The World Made of?" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jan 29, 2013 - 8:00 PM "How Did We Get Here?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013 - 12:00 AM "How Did We Get Here?" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Feb 5, 2013 - 8:00 PM "Can We Have Unlimited Power?" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Feb 6, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Can We Have Unlimited Power?" (PLUS)
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