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Everyday Miracles: The Genius of Sofas, Stockings and Scanners

Episode 1: Home

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Professor Mark Miodownik shows us what is so great about stuff. All the things of modern life around us that we maybe take for granted are revealed to be little pieces of domestic magic - everyday miracles - from razor blades to tights, via plywood and foam rubber. On the road and in the lab with explosive experiments, Mark reveals why the everyday, and even the mundane, is anything but. Show less

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