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. These are the secrets of how we got to our modern world.

  • Revolutions: The Ideas that Changed the World
Deutsch English
  • Series ID 362718
  • Status Ended
  • Airs Wednesday,
  • Original Network PBS
  • Networks PBS from April 2019 to May 2019
  • Runtimes 60 minutes (6 episodes)
  • Genres Documentary Mini-Series Special Interest
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