American Genius

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  • 2015
  • 1 Season
  • 7.9  (582)

American Genius is a TV shows that goes over the people that were considered great thinkers in American history and have changed the history of America in some way as the show goes over each person and how it is that they have changed history for America and what impact they had.

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Edison vs. Tesla
8. Edison vs. Tesla
June 22, 2015
Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison battle it out to harness the power of electric current.
Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg
7. Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg
June 22, 2015
Werner Heisenberg and Robert Oppenheimer both try and make the atomic bomb.
Colt vs. Wesson
6. Colt vs. Wesson
June 15, 2015
Samuel Colt and partners Edwin Smith & Daniel Wesson become locked in the first true arms race, as they compete to perfect the world's first revolver.
Space Race
5. Space Race
June 15, 2015
America and the Soviet Union struggled for more than a decade as they both set out to conquer the moon.
Hearst vs. Pulitzer
4. Hearst vs. Pulitzer
June 8, 2015
The newspaper redefined the way America tells its stories, but its rise to prominence was born out of a bitter rivalry between a man who built himself up from nothing and the wealthy son of a business tycoon. Follow William Hearst and Joseph Pulitzer as they push the limits of journalism in unthinkable ways, forever changing the media landscape.
Farnsworth vs. Sarnoff
3. Farnsworth vs. Sarnoff
June 8, 2015
A young Midwestern farm boy creates an innovation that forever changes the future of communication, only to have it stolen away by one of America's greatest media moguls.
Wright Brothers vs. Curtiss
2. Wright Brothers vs. Curtiss
June 1, 2015
The Wright Brothers build and fly the world’s first airplane, but they keep it a secret, leaving an opening for motor designer, Glenn Curtiss, to swoop in and compete to be the first to fly in public.
Jobs vs. Gates
1. Jobs vs. Gates
June 1, 2015
In the 1980s, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs break out in a heated battle to bring the personal computer to the masses.
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American Genius is a TV shows that goes over the people that were considered great thinkers in American history and have changed the history of America in some way as the show goes over each person and how it is that they have changed history for America and what impact they had.

American Genius is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on June 1, 2015.

Where to Watch American Genius

American Genius is available for streaming on the National Geographic website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch American Genius on demand at Amazon, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    June 1, 2015
  • IMDB Rating
    7.9  (582)