Vacuum Cleaner | The Secret Genius of Modern Life

Hannah takes a look at the vacuum cleaner, going behind the scenes with Dyson and discovering how the motor in their latest vacuum spins nine times faster than that of a Formula One race car.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 58'08''
  • Broadcast year: 2023
Curriculum Connection
  • Physics

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: The Secret Genius of Modern Life
  • Series: 2
  • Episode: Vacuum Cleaner