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Food, water, air and shelter are essential to man’s survival. Yet another crucial necessity has transformed history, ruling our decisions at every twist and turn. H2 ™ reveals HOW SEX CHANGED THE WORLD uncovering surprising beneath-the-sheets stories shaping every aspect of ancient and modern life. From superheroes to rebels and experiments to wartime relief, each episode embraces a theme exploring sex’s impact through the ages. Shaking it up via Ancient Egypt to the founding of America, through the 60s and beyond, shocking relations are exposed between human history and copulation. These are the stories of which dreams are made.

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Food, water, air and shelter are essential to man’s survival. Yet another crucial necessity has transformed history, ruling our decisions at every twist and turn. H2 ™ reveals HOW SEX CHANGED THE WORLD uncovering surprising beneath-the-sheets stories shaping every aspect of ancient and modern life. From superheroes to rebels and experiments to wartime relief, each episode embraces a theme exploring sex’s impact through the ages. Shaking it up via Ancient Egypt to the founding of America, through the 60s and beyond, shocking relations are exposed between human history and copulation. These are the stories of which dreams are made.

    • EPISODE 1

    America's Sex Pioneers

    From America's earliest days, sex has shaped and defined our country. From the Puritan "mandatory sex" rule for married couples to Ben Franklin's racy newspapers and even car design, these are the stories behind America's sex pioneers.

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    • 41 Minutes

    From America's earliest days, sex has shaped and defined our country. From the Puritan "mandatory sex" rule for married couples to Ben Franklin's racy newspapers and even car design, these are the stories behind America's sex pioneers.

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    • 41 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Sex for Sale

    The world's oldest profession turns up in the places you'd least expect it: as a major source of revenue for the Catholic Church, the driving force behind America's first racially integrated neighborhood, and the launch pad for the most powerful woman in the history of the Roman Empire. Discover the truth behind how selling sex has changed the world.

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    • 42 Minutes

    The world's oldest profession turns up in the places you'd least expect it: as a major source of revenue for the Catholic Church, the driving force behind America's first racially integrated neighborhood, and the launch pad for the most powerful woman in the history of the Roman Empire. Discover the truth behind how selling sex has changed the world.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    Sex Rebels

    From Ancient Rome to Washington DC and everywhere in-between, discover how the world changes when powerful people shamelessly shatter boundaries and break rules. In this episode, a Roman empress turns to prostitution for fun, the Marquis de Sade gains a big reputation and President Lyndon Johnson flaunts his manhood.

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    • 42 Minutes

    From Ancient Rome to Washington DC and everywhere in-between, discover how the world changes when powerful people shamelessly shatter boundaries and break rules. In this episode, a Roman empress turns to prostitution for fun, the Marquis de Sade gains a big reputation and President Lyndon Johnson flaunts his manhood.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 4

    Sexpocalypse

    Sex is powerful force of nature and for some; it's like the end of world. These are the unbelievably true stories behind what happens when people treat sex like doomsday: from the little known sex cover-up in Pompeii, to J. Edgar Hoover's legendary Obscene Files used to keep politicians in check, to how a favorite breakfast cereal is supposed to help impose more self-control on lonely nights.

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    • 41 Minutes

    Sex is powerful force of nature and for some; it's like the end of world. These are the unbelievably true stories behind what happens when people treat sex like doomsday: from the little known sex cover-up in Pompeii, to J. Edgar Hoover's legendary Obscene Files used to keep politicians in check, to how a favorite breakfast cereal is supposed to help impose more self-control on lonely nights.

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    • 41 Minutes
    • EPISODE 5

    Sex & Power

    These are the surprisingly true stories about how the sex lives of the powerful have shaken up history: from Warren G. Harding's days as a playboy, to one women's time in a prince's modern day harem, to Rasputin's legendary status as a ladies man and the potential trigger point for the Russian Revolution.

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    • 42 Minutes

    These are the surprisingly true stories about how the sex lives of the powerful have shaken up history: from Warren G. Harding's days as a playboy, to one women's time in a prince's modern day harem, to Rasputin's legendary status as a ladies man and the potential trigger point for the Russian Revolution.

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    • EPISODE 6

    Superheroes of Sex

    Throughout history, there have been fearless men and women who have risked everything to reveal the mysteries behind our favorite subject: sex. From Leonardo Da Vinci's early work to Alfred Kinsey's revealing sex surveys to the man who discovered and translated the Kama Sutra for the world, these are the stories behind the "Superheroes of Sex.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Throughout history, there have been fearless men and women who have risked everything to reveal the mysteries behind our favorite subject: sex. From Leonardo Da Vinci's early work to Alfred Kinsey's revealing sex surveys to the man who discovered and translated the Kama Sutra for the world, these are the stories behind the "Superheroes of Sex.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 7

    Sex & War

    Nothing unleashes sex like war-- after all, if you were going to die tomorrow, what would you want to do tonight? From Ancient Roman battalions to seductive spies to how soldiers spent their down time in the Civil War and even how porn was used as part of strategy for victory in WWII, discover how sex has decided wars and changed the world.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Nothing unleashes sex like war-- after all, if you were going to die tomorrow, what would you want to do tonight? From Ancient Roman battalions to seductive spies to how soldiers spent their down time in the Civil War and even how porn was used as part of strategy for victory in WWII, discover how sex has decided wars and changed the world.

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    • EPISODE 8

    Extreme Sex

    These unbelievably true stories reveal what happens when people take sex to the extreme: from Emperor Nero's now famous sex parties to Teddy Roosevelt's crusades against sex-ridden New York City and the invention of a mystical practice called "sex magic", which kicked off the free love vibe of the 1960s.

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    These unbelievably true stories reveal what happens when people take sex to the extreme: from Emperor Nero's now famous sex parties to Teddy Roosevelt's crusades against sex-ridden New York City and the invention of a mystical practice called "sex magic", which kicked off the free love vibe of the 1960s.

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    • EPISODE 9

    Sex Gone Wrong

    Sex is one of the most powerful human needs and many people have tried to harness its power for their own gain. But those attempts often backfire. From Jack Parsons, an American rocket scientist who thought he could harness the power of sex, to Thomas Jefferson's attempt to trap Alexander Hamilton in an affair, find out what happens when basic instincts backfire.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Sex is one of the most powerful human needs and many people have tried to harness its power for their own gain. But those attempts often backfire. From Jack Parsons, an American rocket scientist who thought he could harness the power of sex, to Thomas Jefferson's attempt to trap Alexander Hamilton in an affair, find out what happens when basic instincts backfire.

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    • EPISODE 10

    Sexperiment

    These are the surprising stories behind how scientists, the government and even the judicial system have harnessed sex to change world history: from covert experimental CIA orgies to the Middle Ages' "honest woman" test to verify bedroom activity and even the "cure" for female hysteria.

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    These are the surprising stories behind how scientists, the government and even the judicial system have harnessed sex to change world history: from covert experimental CIA orgies to the Middle Ages' "honest woman" test to verify bedroom activity and even the "cure" for female hysteria.

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    • EPISODE 101

    Season 1: Sneak Peek

    Catch a FREE sneak peek of How Sex Changed The World, before it premieres on Saturday, April 20.

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    Catch a FREE sneak peek of How Sex Changed The World, before it premieres on Saturday, April 20.

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