The Mystery of Matter

Out of Thin Air

Episode 1 | 54m 20s

See how the discovery of oxygen by one of science’s great odd couples — Joseph Priestley and Antoine Lavoisier — triggers a worldwide search for new elements. Soon caught up in the hunt is chemist Humphry Davy, whose showmanship dazzles London audiences.

Aired: 08/19/15

Expired: 08/31/17

Rating: TV-PG

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