H2O - the Molecule that Made Us

This series takes viewers on an incredible journey celebrating our relationship with one of the most essential molecules in our universe: water. Over the course of three one-hour films, PBS’s dynamic line-up of experts explore our shared past, present, and future through the lens of this extraordinary molecule. In addition to the broadcast and a dedicated website on, H2O - the Molecule that Made Us presents a multiplatform experience, entertaining and educating on social media, and in the classroom through teaching materials and student resources. 

The series is a Passion Planet Production, produced by David Allen and Catherine Watling, and directed by Nicolas Brown and Alex Tate. Narration is by Kelly McEvers and the music is composed and produced by William Goodchild.

The series broadcasts from April 2020 on PBS.

Courtney Hartman

For the Series Titles music, William worked with Colorado singer/ songwriter and guitarist, Courtney Hartman, recording Courtney at J and J Studio with music producer and bassist, Jim Barr.

Courtney Hartman