Dark Matters
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Dark Matters
First Aired: August 31st, 2011
Status: Ended
Air Time: Wednesday, 10:00 PM
Summary: Delves into the most unusual research ever conducted, including attempts to crossbreed humans and apes, actual zombie investigations and head transplantation studies. Cutting-edge CGI recreations enable viewers to witness the pivotal moments when brilliant minds face controversy or ethical crossroads on the fringes of science.
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Season 2
Lindbergh - American Nazi?, Suicide Song, Living Organ Donor
Episode 1: Lindbergh - American Nazi?, Suicide Song, Living Organ Donor
Air Date: July 14th, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: Charles Lindburgh plans to conquer death, but only for the select few. A song is blamed for 18 suicides. Some donate their dead bodies to science, but science wants one man's body while he was still alive.
Resurrection Row, Operation Brainwash, Rabid Roulette
Episode 2: Resurrection Row, Operation Brainwash, Rabid Roulette
Air Date: July 21st, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: Robert Cornish's method for cheating death means a murderer could walk free.The CIA pays Ewen Cameron to invent brainwashing at an awful price for his patients. Louis Pasteur creates a rabies vaccine by gambling with the life of a child.
Dr. Lobotomy, Killed by Kindness, Voodoo Rx
Episode 3: Dr. Lobotomy, Killed by Kindness, Voodoo Rx
Air Date: July 28th, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: Egas Moniz chops up living brains to cure mental illness and gets shot for it. George Price proves human kindness is an illusion and it drives him to suicide. Can words kill? A doctor uses the power of mind to save his patient.
Amnesiac, Party Poopers, Risky Radiation
Episode 4: Amnesiac, Party Poopers, Risky Radiation
Air Date: August 4th, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: Brain surgery creates a perfect amnesiac who can't remember his own life from day to day. A scientist goes to extremes to prove his theory and save lives. A tiny slip while testing the core of an A-bomb releases a blast of radiation.
Positively Poisonous, Medusa's Heroin, Beauty and Brains
Episode 5: Positively Poisonous, Medusa's Heroin, Beauty and Brains
Air Date: August 11st, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: Fritz Haber feeds the world and murders it with the same technology. Contaminated heroin freezes addicts like statues and the cure uses fetal brain cells. An actress forsees cell-phones and wi-fi but is too beautiful to be taken seriously.
Creative Evil, Curiosity Killed Dr. Katskee, Bat-Bomb
Episode 6: Creative Evil, Curiosity Killed Dr. Katskee, Bat-Bomb
Air Date: August 18th, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: The Stanford Prison Experiment, one of the most notorious in the history of science. A doctor takes a lethal dose of cocaine as a medical experiment. A dentist tries to bomb Japan with tiny bombs carried by millions of bats.
Tuskegee STD, Do You See What I See?, Cold War Cold Case
Episode 7: Tuskegee STD, Do You See What I See?, Cold War Cold Case
Air Date: August 25th, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: US government experiments illegally on black men with syphilis for 40 years. N-Rays will transform physics in France, if they actually exist. 9 skiers found dead with strange injuries. Was it a quarrel, a secret Soviet weapon, or a yeti?
Agent Orange, Benjamin Franklin - Fraud Slayer, Price of Beauty
Episode 8: Agent Orange, Benjamin Franklin - Fraud Slayer, Price of Beauty
Air Date: November 21st, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: A chemical that speeds up the flowering process of soybeans and was used as a weapon during the Vietnam War is examined. Also - the origins of hypnotism; a deadly beauty treatment.
Unabomber, Salvation by Starvation, Get the Lead Out
Episode 9: Unabomber, Salvation by Starvation, Get the Lead Out
Air Date: November 28th, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: Examining a psychological experiment that Ted Kaczynski (aka the Unabomber) underwent during his teenage years. Also - a look at Russian scientists who protected their work from the Nazis during World War II; leaded-gasoline poisonings.
Human Puppets, Cadavers for Cash, Einstein's Revenge
Episode 10: Human Puppets, Cadavers for Cash, Einstein's Revenge
Air Date: December 5th, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: Jose Delgado begins to discover how to electronically control the mind. A doctor at Edinburgh University doesn't ask any questions when two men begin supplying him with fresh human cadavers. Scientist Phillip Lenard leads a vendetta against Einstein.
Pavlov's Children, Alien Rain, Glow Girls
Episode 11: Pavlov's Children, Alien Rain, Glow Girls
Air Date: December 12nd, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: Pavlovian experiments are performed on orphans; red rain that appears to contain biological cells falls in India; a glow-in-the-dark paint used during World War I contains a deadly ingredient.
Instrument of Espionage, Stutter Study, 'Roid Rage
Episode 12: Instrument of Espionage, Stutter Study, 'Roid Rage
Air Date: December 19th, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: A musical genius is forced to create the most brilliant piece of spy technology ever. Wendell Johnson turns his own stutter into a research topic, but it takes a twist in when he experiments on orphans. Dr John Ziegler introduces steroids to athletes.
Magickal Jet Propulsion, Missing Link Mystery, Typhoid Mary
Episode 13: Magickal Jet Propulsion, Missing Link Mystery, Typhoid Mary
Air Date: December 26th, 2012, 10:00 PM
Summary: One man combined the occult and rockets to produce the technology that underpinned Mutually Assured Destruction. A skull found in 1912 seems to solve Darwin's puzzle of where we came from. Mary Mallon infects hundreds with typhoid despite being healthy.
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