The Story of Science: Power, Proof and Passion – What is the Secret of Life?
In this fifth episode named: What is the Secret of Life? The story on how we came to understand many of the secrets of life through our own bodies will be revealed.
Since ancient times, we have tried to answer the great questions of existence. Why are we here? What is the universe made of? Who are we? The journey to answer these questions is the history of science.
In this BBC documentary series, journalist Michael Mosley traces the capricious path humanity has taken and its relationship with science. Through recreating famous alchemy experiments, to tracing in Galileo´s footsteps, Mosley reveals how science defines the way we perceive ourselves and the way we see the world.
The interconnection between science and history will be revealed. At the end, it will be clear that science and the ideas that came from it largely define the world as we see it today and its history.
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