How We Got To Now

30 minutes

A six-part series that takes an everyday object or concept — something that has become such an integral part of American life as to be taken for granted — and delves into the complex history of how this thing or idea went from being a marvel to becoming mundane.

30 minutes

A six-part series that takes an everyday object or concept — something that has become such an integral part of American life as to be taken for granted — and delves into the complex history of how this thing or idea went from being a marvel to becoming mundane.

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Watch How We Got To Now Season 1 Episode 6 - Sound

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November 12, 2014
Examine the impact of sound on work, race relations, medicine and the radical alteration of cities.
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Watch How We Got To Now Season 1 Episode 1 - Clean

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s1e1 Clean
October 15, 2014
The need for drinkable water led to some extraordinary innovations, from the project to elevate all the buildings in Chicago to accommodate a sewer system, to the invention and marketing of Clorox bleach, to the “clean” rooms where computer chips are created.
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Watch How We Got To Now Season 1 Episode 1 - Clean
s1e1 Clean
October 15, 2014
October 15, 2014
Clean
Series Premiere
Watch How We Got To Now Season 1 Episode 2 - Time
s1e2 Time
October 15, 2014
October 15, 2014
Time
Watch How We Got To Now Season 1 Episode 3 - Glass
s1e3 Glass
October 22, 2014
October 22, 2014
Glass
Watch How We Got To Now Season 1 Episode 4 - Light
s1e4 Light
October 29, 2014
October 29, 2014
Light
Watch How We Got To Now Season 1 Episode 5 - Cold
s1e5 Cold
November 5, 2014
November 5, 2014
Cold
Watch How We Got To Now Season 1 Episode 6 - Sound
s1e6 Sound
November 12, 2014
November 12, 2014
Sound
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