Fri 1/6: Modern Marvels’ “Greatest Movie Gadgets” (History)
Celebrate National Technology Day by checking out one of the most entertaining episodes of the long-running documentary television series Modern Marvels. This episode looks into the greatest gadgets to grace the cinema screen, both old and new. Not only does the program go deep into the creation of the technology for Hollywood, but it also looks at the real-world applications for those items down the road. One example is intelligence-gathering “insects.” If you find this particular subject of interest, follow it up by checking out their investigation into the spy gadgets used in the James Bond movies.