From the earliest voyages that mapped the Earth to today's launches into space, The Discoverers reverberates with the passion to explore our universe. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Dr. Daniel J. Boorstin, The Discoverers explores our desire to expand the boundaries of knowledge. The stories presented in the film span space and time, taking us around the world to participate in the act of discovery. Stand alongside Sir Isaac Newton in his lab in England;then travel to the present to observe Dr. Louis Herman working with his very cerebral dolphins in Hawaii.
Ever wonder "how did they do that?" The Making of The Discoverers puts you behind the camera and provides further insights into the world of science and discovery. Learn more about the research and effort that went into recreating the inspiring historical events presented in The Discoverers. Shot using high-definition television cameras, The Making of The Discoverers is a fascinating retrospective on a movie that made history.