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Inventions That Shook The World: 1980s

45 minutes

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It's the decade of Ronald Reagan and Margret Thatcher; cold war and glasnost; big beats, big hair and fashions that seemed like a good idea at the time. The inventions of the 1980s have people looking inward at DNA and outward to the far reaches of space. Featured inventions include: the internet, DNA profiling, the nicotine patch, MIR Space Station, and the endoscopy capsule.

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Runtime: 45 minutes

Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 1
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 2
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 3
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 4
44 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 5
44 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 6
42 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 7
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 8
43 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 9
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 10
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12