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A true celebration of the inventor’s spirit – from the ingenious scientific pioneers of the past to the cutting-edge visionaries of today. Hosted by Mo Rocca, each episode of this Emmy Award winning series tells the dramatic stories behind the world’s greatest inventions and innovations – and the perseverance, passion and price required to bring these visions to life.
Featuring a mother who is making sure that all children can walk with their parents and a scientist creating plastic from banana peels, Innovation Nation reveals the innovators behind the latest technology. From putting out fires with sound waves, to understanding the physics behind the tallest rollercoaster; from a panic button that gives you protection in the palm of your hand, to The Drinkable Book that filters dirty water, this fascinating series is at the forefront of technological innovation.
Paying homage to the successful designs that have shaped our world as we know it, fascinating new and incredible gadgets, devices and software are at every turn, illustrating the exciting ways in which they will shape our future. A family friendly programme, this series is sure to satisfy the scientific curiosity in us all.