Magic Numbers: Hannah Fry's Mysterious World of Ma

Season 1, Episode 2 of 3

In this episode, Hannah travels down the fastest zip wire in the world to learn more about Newton's ideas on gravity. His discoveries revealed the movement of the planets was regular and predictable. James Clerk Maxwell unified the ideas of electricity and magnetism, and explained what light was. As if that wasn't enough, he also predicted the existence of radio waves. His tools of the trade were nothing more than pure mathematics. All strong evidence for math being discovered.

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11/17/2019
1 p.m.
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11/23/2019
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5/19/2020
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8/5/2020
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8/6/2020
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