Pandora's Box

Pandora's Box

2004, News, Other, Science
Examining the consequences of political and technocratic rationalism.

Episode Guide

  • Pandora's Box - A Is for Atom (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    A Is for Atom

    Scientists pioneering research and development of nuclear power discover too late that some of their plans were dangerously unrealistic.

  • Pandora's Box - Black Power (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Black Power

    The World Bank funds the building of a dam in Ghana, Africa, to supply electrical power.

  • Pandora's Box - Goodbye Mrs. Ant (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Goodbye Mrs. Ant

    Effects of pesticides on wildlife bring about new rules in the 1970s.

  • Pandora's Box - The League of Gentlemen (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The League of Gentlemen

  • Pandora's Box - To the Brink of Eternity (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    To the Brink of Eternity

    The role of Rand Corp., a U.S. think tank, in the Cold War.

  • Pandora's Box - The Engineers' Plot (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Engineers' Plot

    Soviets propose a scientific method of governing called rational control.