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
In the 20th Century the teenager emerged as a separate species. But how? Was it the promise of sex? The power of pop? Or the pull of a 50cc Japanese two-stroke? James May is on a journey to find out. First up is fashion. The 20th century introduced fanta