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 extraordinary series tells the dramatic stories behind the world’s greatest inventions and innovations –andthe perseverance, passion and price required to bring these visions to life.
From incredible flea-sized windmills designed to generate energy for everyday use, to a Medical MacGyver who turns toys into health devices; from revolutionary technology that lights the world with soda bottles to aging software that can show you what your kids will look like as grown-ups, each story represents a dream creatively and scientifically turned into reality.
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.
National Geographic Channel is Starhub Channel 411 and Singtel Channel 201.