MAKING STUFF: Stronger, Smaller Cleaner, Smarter is a four-part PBS prime-time television series from the award-winning producers of NOVA, developed in partnership with the Materials Research Society. The first episode, MAKING STUFF: Stronger, is slated to air on Wednesday January 19, 2011 and then followed by the other episodes for 4 consecutive weeks of viewing. MAKING STUFF will present dramatic stories about the materials that are transforming our world. From the invention of ancient bronze to today’s "smart" materials and semiconductors, Making Stuff will show how materials have changed history and are continuing to shape our future.
Episodes will air on January 19, January 26, February 2, and February 9.