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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.
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Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 5:00 PM
"The Robot"
Learn how robots were first conceptualized in ancient Rome and see how their use has evolved over the centuries, from the calculator to the Roomba. Then, take a sneak peek at what future robots will be able to do.. D
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Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 5:00 PM "The Robot" (WORLD)
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Friday, May 3, 2019 - 6:00 AM "The Robot" (WORLD)
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Friday, May 3, 2019 - 12:00 PM "The Robot" (WORLD)
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Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 5:00 PM "The Car" (WORLD)
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Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 10:00 PM "The Car" (WORLD)
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Friday, May 10, 2019 - 6:00 AM "The Car" (WORLD)
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Friday, May 10, 2019 - 12:00 PM "The Car" (WORLD)
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Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 5:00 PM "The Rocket" (WORLD)
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Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 10:00 PM "The Rocket" (WORLD)
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