On Manhattan Season 1 Episode 13, the scientists of Los Alamos were still very far away from their atomic bomb breakthroughs.
They needed to successfully trigger a nuclear explosion, but this was a challenge for them, considering the earth has been pretty well scorched... emotionally speaking, that is.
Throughout a first season that flew under the radar for many, Manhattan did a solid job of portraying heroes who viewers really wanted to cheer for. Even as they continued to betray their better natures on screen.
How did the finale keep in line with this theme?
You can watch Manhattan online above to find out and you should watch Manhattan online above to find out because IGN has picked up the drama for a second season.
This is your chance to catch up before new episodes arrive in 2015.