Butterfly Effect

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  • 2014
  • 4 Seasons
  • 8.4  (116)

Big movements of change have often started with tiny events or personal decisions that ended up affecting the history of our world.

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Plate Tectonics: Great Shakes
13. Plate Tectonics: Great Shakes
October 6, 2021
Today, we are just beginning to understand what happens beneath our feet, in the heart of our planet. Tomorrow, we may be better equipped to predict and prepare for volcanic eruptions or tsunamis.
Mathematics: How To Speak To Robots?
12. Mathematics: How To Speak To Robots?
October 6, 2021
We know how to handle numbers so large that all the books in the world would not be enough to contain them. Our societies are profoundly reliant on an increasingly complex equation.
Algorithms: Following The Recipe!
11. Algorithms: Following The Recipe!
October 6, 2021
Today, in our daily lives, we use countless machines to do our hard work for us. Each of them obeying a specific program, custom written in a particular language.
Chaos Theory: Small Causes, Great Effects
10. Chaos Theory: Small Causes, Great Effects
October 6, 2021
Today, we know that many natural phenomena are based on the laws of physics. We can forecast the weather several days in advance. But are we really sure it is possible to predict everything?
Quantum Physics: A Step Into Unknown
9. Quantum Physics: A Step Into Unknown
October 6, 2021
From the infinitely small to the infinitely large, we have harnessed our expertise to develop incredible technologies. But have we come full circle? Let's go on a journey through the key moments that have allowed humanity to discover: quantum physics!
Fluid Mechanics: A Source Of Inspiration
8. Fluid Mechanics: A Source Of Inspiration
October 6, 2021
Today, we can run climate simulations on a global scale. We have learned to control rivers and protect ourselves from flooding. How did we achieve these feats?
Energy: A Burning Question
7. Energy: A Burning Question
October 6, 2021
Today our understanding of energy enables us to send rockets into space. Compared to our ancestors, we have incredible power at our disposal. But what exactly is energy? Where does it come from?
Electromagnetic Waves: Do You Copy?
6. Electromagnetic Waves: Do You Copy?
October 6, 2021
Long-distance communication, moving stealthily through the dark without being detected, and observation from afar have all become commonplace. At any moment, you can know exactly where you are on the planet.
Plastic: A Toxic Friend?
5. Plastic: A Toxic Friend?
October 6, 2021
Join us on a journey through the key moments that enabled humanity to discover plastics.
Viruses And Bacteria: Tiny But Tough
4. Viruses And Bacteria: Tiny But Tough
October 6, 2021
Join us now on a journey through the key events that have allowed us to better understand the world of microbe.
Gravity: It All Falls Into Place!
3. Gravity: It All Falls Into Place!
October 6, 2021
From the mysterious megaliths in prehistory to the first hot air balloons, and the construction of the Giza pyramid complex, our ancestors have always observed and experimented, gaining a better understanding of their World.
Heredity: It's A Family Affair!
2. Heredity: It's A Family Affair!
October 6, 2021
Early in their history, humans realized that they could affect nature. Controlling fire, making tools, and taming wild animals. What they were not given by nature, they harnessed in other species.
Electricity: A Bright Idea!
1. Electricity: A Bright Idea!
October 6, 2021
Our distant ancestors were afraid of lightning. For a long time, it was thought that lightning was sent by the gods. Nowadays, electricity is part of our daily life. Without it, we would feel lost...
Description

Big movements of change have often started with tiny events or personal decisions that ended up affecting the history of our world. Butterfly Effect is a series that is currently running and has 4 seasons (52 episodes). The series first aired on September 9, 2014.

Where to Watch Butterfly Effect

Butterfly Effect is available for streaming on the CuriosityStream website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Butterfly Effect on demand at Apple TV+, HBO Max, Amazon Prime, FuboTV and Sling.

  • Premiere Date
    September 9, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    8.4  (116)