||Everyday Miracles: The Genius of Sofas, Stockings, and Scanners
Everyday Miracles. The Genius of Sofas, Stockings, and Scanners. UNAUTHORIZED
||Early Bicycle Innovations (3:26) -- Modern Bicycle (1:56) -- Revolutionary Bicycle Technology (4:40) -- Motor Car Development (2:00) -- Inventing Safety Glass (3:48) -- Telescope Technology (2:27) -- Glass Lens Limitations (2:11) -- Metal Lenses (2:23) -- Pyrex Glass (2:15) -- Carbon Fiber Composite (3:42) -- Carbon Fiber Strength (2:21) -- Engineering Carbon Fiber Composite (3:06) -- Superconductivity (2:47) -- MRI Scan Technology (2:05) -- 3D Printing Technology (2:45) -- Biomedical Manufacturing (2:18) -- Regenerating a Nose (2:07) -- Forth Bridges (3:51) -- Reinforced Concrete (2:23) -- Bridge Building Technology (3:35) -- Credits: Everyday Miracles: Away (0:41)
||Professor Mark Miodownik's investigation into the complexities of modern invention concludes with an insight into how new materials enabled people to become curious about the world around them. He reveals the impact the advent of the bicycle had on the national gene pool, and highlights how the concept of levitation provided the spiritually inclined to set out in search of their inner self.
|General note||Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 05, 2015.|
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|Interest grade level
||9 & up.
|Technical details||System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Source of description||Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, September 3, 2015).|
|Issued in other form||digital transfer of (manifestation): DCD Media (Firm), 2014.|
|Publisher number||75343s Films Media Group|
|Publisher number||75345 Films Media Group|