The Mystery of Matter

Antoine Lavoisier | Lavoisier’s Better Half

Clip: Episode 1 | 4m 17s

Before and after work each day as a tax administrator for the king of France, Antoine Lavoisier spent hours in his private laboratory, and one day a week he welcomed others to take part in his ambitious experiments. But his most important collaborator was his wife, Marie Anne, who brought her own extraordinary talents to their partnership.

Aired: 08/19/15

Rating: TV-G

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