Secret Genius of Modern Life - S2

From Thursday 30th May at 22:20 on BBC Nordic and 22:30 on BBC Nordic Norway

Dr Hannah Fry reveals more extraordinary stories behind the ordinary everyday objects we take for granted.


Secret Genius of Modern Life - S2

Watch Season 2nd of Secret Genius of Modern Life

On BBC Nordic and BBC Nordic+

Synopsis

Dr Hannah Fry reveals more extraordinary stories behind the ordinary everyday objects we take for granted.How did bullet proof glass, a French serial killer and the CIA lead to the passport? How did a melted candy bar, a World War Two U-boat destroyer and a storm detector for pilots bring us the microwave? And how did a catapult from The Crusades, a mining disaster and a randy King Louis XV cul…

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