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SEASON 4 EPISODE 2

The Power of Air

In the World of Innovation, we learn how compressed air–and math equations from the 1700s–are being used in modern manufacturing. Our field reporter Greg brushes up on his ABC’s and we celebrate the first-ever National Pneumatics Day.

JUL 31 | 8:30 AM EST
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Aug 01 | 6:30 AM
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S3 | E1

Powering our world requires innovative, truly renewable energy resources. New Field Reporter Darieth Chisolm heads to Southern California to investigate biogas and hydrogen batteries powerful enough to run a city bus.

October 3, 2020
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October 4, 2020
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S3 | E2

Curious about sustainability, George heads to Cincinnati to explore the evolution of laundry detergent pods and the impact on water and energy usage.

October 10, 2020
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October 11, 2020
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S3 | E3

George is curious about 3D printing and how additive manufacturing could change mass production. He sends Darieth to uncover the world of 3D printing aerospace parts that are no longer manufactured.

October 17, 2020
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October 18, 2020
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S3 | E4

Hospitality is important in a world on-the-go, so George sends Jackie to Dubai and Oman to check in and check out the latest uses of Artificial Intelligence and Sustainability in the hotel industry.
October 24, 2020
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October 25, 2020
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S3 | E5

Following the Bourbon Trail from Grain to Glass, George sends Darieth to Kentucky to explore sustainability initiatives and how tradition is blending with science and innovation.
October 31, 2020
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November 1, 2020
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S3 | E6

Health-conscious, George sends Tamara to investigate the discovery and innovation of whey protein. Tamara recruits an “everyday athlete” to take a protein and exercise challenge – will he be proof of how whey boosts nutrition?
November 7, 2020
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November 8, 2020
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S3 | E7

Healthy living starts with the nutrition and ingredients we consume, so George sends Darieth to explore the evolution of organic ingredients in Vermont.
November 14, 2020
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November 15, 2020
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S3 | E8

Tracking and managing the shipping of everything from produce to PPE is no small feat. Darieth learns how one company utilizes GPS and yard management systems to keep distributors and manufacturers across the US supplied.
November 28, 2020
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November 29, 2020
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S3 | E9

Manufacturing fascinates George, but keeping the machines that produce items running in good repair takes special Care. George sends Darieth to Dallas, TX to learn about high-tech manufacturing lubrication.
December 5, 2020
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S3 | E10

Darieth heads to farm country to explore the advances in renewable resources. Using growing resources to replace petroleum products, the possibilities are endless.
December 12, 2020
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December 13, 2020
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S3 | E11

Green buildings have worldwide attention, so George sends Tamara to investigate climate control using renewable resources.
December 12, 2020
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December 26, 2020
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S3 | E12

Lifesaving medical technology takes Dareith to San Francisco to explore the world of transplant care. Transplant has evolved with DNA sequencing and Artificial intelligence to give patients the best care before and after transplantation.
December 19, 2020
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December 27, 2020
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S3 | E13

Futuristic cars may emit water instead of fumes. Tamara heads to Los Angeles to investigate the science behind these hydrogen fuel cell powered vehicles, and take one for a test drive.
December 19, 2020
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January 3, 2021
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