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How we got to now Season 1 / a Nutopia Ltd. production for PBS in association with OPB and BBC ; executive producers for Nutopia, Peter Lovering, Jane Root, Michael Jackson, and Steven Johnson ; series producer, Diene Petterle ; producer[s] and director[s], Nic Stacey, Julian Jones, Paul Olding.

Lovering, Peter, (producer.). Jackson, Michael, 1958- (producer.). Root, Jane, (producer.). Johnson, Steven, 1968- (on-screen presenter,, producer.). Petterle, Diene, (producer.). Stacey, Nic, (director,, producer.). Jones, Julian, (director,, producer.). Olding, Paul, 1973- (director,, producer.).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (6 video files (approximately 360 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 2014.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 1 Clean Episode 2 Time Episode 3 Glass Episode 4 Light Episode 5 Cold Episode 6 Sound.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Nic Stacey.
Participant or Performer Note:
Presenter, Steven Johnson.
Summary, etc.:
Join best-selling author Steven Johnson to discover extraordinary stories behind six remarkable ideas that made modern life possible, the unsung heroes who brought them about and the unexpected and bizarre consequences each of these innovations triggered.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Technology > Social aspects.
Technology > History.
Technological innovations > Social aspects.
Technological innovations > History.
Inventions > Social aspects.
Inventions > History.
Sanitary engineering > Social aspects.
Sanitary engineering > History.
Public health > Social aspects.
Public health > History.
Time measurements > Social aspects.
Time measurements > History.
Glass > Social aspects.
Glass > History.
Electric lighting > Social aspects.
Electric lighting > History.
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery > Social aspects.
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery > History.
Air conditioning > Social aspects.
Air conditioning > History.
Sound > Recording and reproducing > Social aspects.
Sound > Recording and reproducing > History.

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