Inventions That Shook the World
50 Inventions Worth Billions That Changed Our Lives Forever!Streaming Video - 2012
As seen on the Discovery Channel! From the airplane to the DNA fingerprint, science, history and pop culture come under the spotlight in this thrilling chronicle of the 20th Century's greatest inventions. Go on a decade-by-decade voyage of discovery through life-changing inventions; like the radio that made the world smaller; the machine gun that made it more dangerous; or the parking meter that made it more expensive. Meet the brilliant, often quirky minds that brought the inventions to life, including the smartest man on the planet and the high school dropout everyone took for a fool. Witness the discovery and creation of billion-dollar inventions and financial disasters - all players in the most innovative century the world has ever known.
Publisher: [United States] : Inventions Productions Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (10 video files (ca. 450 min.)) : sd., col