The Molecule That Made Us

H2O: The Molecule that Made Us tells the human story through our relationship to water.

H2O: The Molecule that Made Us is a landmark, three-part series that tells the human story through our relationship to water. We find out how our success is intimately connected to our control of the molecule, but that the growth of our civilizations has also created a dangerous dependence on a precious resource. One that may be about to run out.

Funding for H2O The Molecule that Made Us is provided through the support of PBS viewers. Major funding for H2O The Molecule that Made Us is provided by: Anne Ray …

H2O: The Molecule That Made Us

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H2O: The Molecule That Made Us

Hear extraordinary stories from the making of the film, find out your water footprint, learn how a plant could help produce food security in a drought, and more.

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Discover how water underpins every aspect of our existence.

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