Wednesday, January 19 at 9:00 p.m.
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Invisibility cloaks. Spider silk that is stronger than steel. Plastics made of sugar that dissolve in landfills. Self-healing military vehicles. Smart pills and micro-robots
that zap diseases. What will the future bring, and what will it be made of? In NOVA’s fascinating new four-hour series, MAKING STUFF, popular New York
Times technology reporter David Pogue takes viewers on a thrilling tour of the material world we live in, and the one that may lie ahead—offering viewers a
behind-the-scenes look at scientific innovations that are ushering in a new generation of materials that are stronger, smarter, smaller and cleaner than anything
we’ve ever seen.