What The Stuarts Did For Us is a series of documentaries made in Britain
and broadcast on the BBC. The series explores scientific inventions and
discoveries made during the Stuart period from 1603 to 1714 and their
lasting implications even in the modern day. Different episodes explored
different inventions and discoveries grouped together based on related
themes. These themes are changes to architecture and lifestyle, changes
in engineering and sciences, changes in economics and politics, and
Stuart period discoveries with lasting influence in science fiction.