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.

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The Car 11.15/8 9:00 pm 11.35/9 12:00 am 11.15/9 1:00 am 11.35/9 4:00 am 11.25/9 7:00 pm 11.25/10 12:00 am 11.15/10 2:00 am 11.35/10 5:00 am 11.25/10 8:00 am 11.25/10 2:00 pm 11.35/12 12:00 am 11.15/12 2:00 am 11.35/12 5:00 am 11.15/13 4:00 am 11.35/13 10:00 pm
The Robot 11.15/1 9:00 pm 11.35/2 12:00 am 11.15/2 1:00 am 11.35/2 4:00 am 11.25/2 7:00 pm 11.25/3 12:00 am 11.15/3 3:00 am 11.25/3 8:00 am 11.25/3 2:00 pm 11.35/5 12:00 am 11.15/6 4:00 am 11.35/6 10:00 pm
The Rocket 11.15/15 9:00 pm 11.35/16 12:00 am 11.15/16 1:00 am 11.35/16 4:00 am 11.25/16 7:00 pm 11.25/17 12:00 am 11.15/17 2:00 am 11.35/17 5:00 am 11.25/17 8:00 am 11.25/17 2:00 pm 11.35/19 12:00 am 11.15/19 2:00 am 11.35/19 5:00 am 11.15/20 4:00 am 11.35/20 10:00 pm
The Smartphone 11.15/22 9:00 pm 11.35/23 12:00 am 11.15/23 1:00 am 11.35/23 4:00 am 11.25/23 7:00 pm 11.25/24 12:00 am 11.15/24 2:00 am 11.35/24 5:00 am 11.25/24 8:00 am 11.25/24 2:00 pm 11.35/26 12:00 am 11.15/26 2:00 am 11.35/26 5:00 am 11.15/27 4:00 am 11.35/27 10:00 pm