The series shows inventions and discoveries made in the 20th century.
Each day, 180,000 people move into a city somewhere on the planet. In Big City, Bright Lights, James sets out to discover how weâ€™ve created this high-rise, 24/7 experiment in urban living. He heads for New York â€“ to the top floors of the Woolworth bu
At the beginning of the 20th Century, long distance travel was for the military-minded, the uprooted and the plain rich, but the pioneers of flight were to change all that. To find out how, James May gets his hands on a Vickers Vimy aircraft that in 1919