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.
Brand new in 2017, the latest seasons of this entertaining series reveal the story behind the most inspiring innovations, from cardboard tents cleaning up festivals, to the scientists 3D printing human body parts; from the Flying Schoolgirl who made aviation history, to the little-known innovator who helped to light up the world.
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.