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Behind every great genius was a great rival – an unstoppable adversary whose incredible vision, determination and ambition is their match. Out of their struggles came the world’s most brilliant inventions. In a stunning 8-part mini-series, AMERICAN GENIUS reveals the fateful forces behind the greatest competitions for innovation. Their conflict plays out on the most epic and human of scales, pitting history’s brightest minds against each other.

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Behind every great genius was a great rival – an unstoppable adversary whose incredible vision, determination and ambition is their match. Out of their struggles came the world’s most brilliant inventions. In a stunning 8-part mini-series, AMERICAN GENIUS reveals the fateful forces behind the greatest competitions for innovation. Their conflict plays out on the most epic and human of scales, pitting history’s brightest minds against each other.

    • EPISODE 1

    Jobs vs. Gates

    Two of America's most brilliant minds, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, battle to dominate a new age and, in the process, revolutionize billions of lives.

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    • 43 Minutes

    Two of America's most brilliant minds, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, battle to dominate a new age and, in the process, revolutionize billions of lives.

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Wright Brothers vs. Curtiss

    The race for flight is chronicled as aviation pioneers Orville and Wilbur Wright face off against Glen Curtiss in a rivalry that puts lives at risk.

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    • 42 Minutes

    The race for flight is chronicled as aviation pioneers Orville and Wilbur Wright face off against Glen Curtiss in a rivalry that puts lives at risk.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    Farnsworth vs. Sarnoff

    The invention of television is born out of a gritty David vs. Goliath competition between David Sarnoff and Philo Farnsworth, who both lay stake in a precious claim.

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    • 42 Minutes

    The invention of television is born out of a gritty David vs. Goliath competition between David Sarnoff and Philo Farnsworth, who both lay stake in a precious claim.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 4

    Hearst vs. Pulitzer

    William Hearst and Joseph Pulitzer push the limits of journalism in unthinkable ways, forever changing the media landscape.

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    • 42 Minutes

    William Hearst and Joseph Pulitzer push the limits of journalism in unthinkable ways, forever changing the media landscape.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 5

    Space Race

    America and the Soviet Union set out to conquer the moon, but much more than space flight is at stake.

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    • 42 Minutes

    America and the Soviet Union set out to conquer the moon, but much more than space flight is at stake.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 6

    Colt vs. Wesson

    The invention of the perfect revolver pits Samuel Colt and Daniel Wesson in a race for patents that will forever revolutionize the firearm industry.

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    • 42 Minutes

    The invention of the perfect revolver pits Samuel Colt and Daniel Wesson in a race for patents that will forever revolutionize the firearm industry.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 7

    Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg

    Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg: Would the Second World War end with a whimper or a bang? The answer hinges on a heated contest between Werner Heisenberg and Robert Oppenheimer.

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    • 43 Minutes

    Oppenheimer vs. Heisenberg: Would the Second World War end with a whimper or a bang? The answer hinges on a heated contest between Werner Heisenberg and Robert Oppenheimer.

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 8

    Edison vs. Tesla

    Eccentric genius Nikola Tesla enters a rivalry with Thomas Edison that will forever change the world - it is born out of a simple solution to a simple problem and a $50,000 wager.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Eccentric genius Nikola Tesla enters a rivalry with Thomas Edison that will forever change the world - it is born out of a simple solution to a simple problem and a $50,000 wager.

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    • 42 Minutes
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