Uncovering Chemistry: New NOVA Series Goes “Beyond The Elements”

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Images from the episodes of NOVA's new series "Beyond the Elements"
Images from the episodes of NOVA’s new series “Beyond the Elements,” hosted by David Pogue. Credit: Messier Cutting Systems, rtemegorov/Pond5 and DimaBalanFilms/Pond5

What are the chemical reactions that create concrete? How do scientists transform tree rubber into race car tires? Is there a way to make photosynthesis more efficient? The host of the new PBS NOVA series “Beyond the Elements” joins us to explain the amazing chemistry occurring around us.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Steven Potter Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • David Pogue Guest

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