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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Army Corps of Engineers (2003)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Titanic Tech (2003)
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From the great ships of the White Star Line to modern cruise liners, these incredible vessels have always been at the frontier of engineering. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Twin Towers of the East (2003)
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Thrill to the incredible story of man's never-ending quest to reach higher into the sky, and see how these technological masterpieces are constructed. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Tunnels of Vietnam (2002)
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Journey beneath the earth to see why the construction of tunnels remains among the most difficult and dangerous engineering projects man can undertake. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Engineering Disasters 3 (2001)
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The background in the disasters that caused the Leaning Tower of Pisa, a 1961 nuclear accident in Idaho, the U.S. Air Force, Texas Tower radar station and the space disasters of Soyuz 11, the Mars Polar Lander, and Mars Climate Orbiter. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Hadrian's Wall (2001)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Construction Machines (2001)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Suez Canal (2000)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Assembly Line (2000)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Farming Technology (2000)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: China's Great Dam (2000)
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Will it be the concrete key to a new China, or a disaster of epic proportions? (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: The Erie Canal (2000)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Aswan Dam (2000)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Engineering Disasters 2 (1999)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Hoover Dam (1999)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Engineering Disasters (1999)
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Features The Great Molasses Flood of 1919 and other engineering disasters. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Weather Predictions (1998)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
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Venture inside some of world's most famous and fascinating structures in search of answers to their timeless mysteries. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Nature Tech: Tsunamis (2003)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
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Rocket engineers pushing the technological envelope expect a crash or two or hundred. But a collapsed roof or burst dam can only be attributed to sloppy engineering. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Engineering Disasters 4 (2003)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Hydraulics (2004)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Bathroom Tech (2004)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Harvesting: Part 1 (2004)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: City Water (2004)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Egyptian Pyramids (2003)
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There are over 100 pyramids in Egypt. Built during a span of well over 1,000 years, they stand as cultural and engineering marvels of staggering proportions. They were constructed as tombs for the pharaohs of ancient Egypt. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Rocks (2007)
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From the Stone Age, to the Space Age, we've built our world from rocks. Modern Marvels travels to America's... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Corn (2007)
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CORN is a chameleon that has found its way into over 3,000 different items. Discover how hundreds of... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Fertilizer (2007)
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Humans flush it, cows dump it, and two million ton machines scoop it from the ground. Without it one third of us would starve... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Dams (2007)
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One of man's greatest accomplishments: dams, are explored. The history of dams from construction to... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Environmental Tech (2007)
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Modern Marvels: Environmental Tech takes us from the prairies of Saskatchewan to a Manhattan skyscraper... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Panama Canal (1994)
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Chronicles one of the most incredible engineering feats of all time--the construction of the 51-mile canal that took 10 years to build and employed over 40,000 workers--6,000 of whom died of yellow fever, malaria, and other horrors. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Snow (2006)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Renewable Energy (2006)
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Global problems require global solutions. Modern Marvels: Renewable Energy, a one-hour History Channel documentary... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Water (2006)
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Water is examined as a natural wonder and as the substance that sustains life. Also studied is the technology it supports and which supports it. Included: irrigation systems; fountains; and the bottled-water industry. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Nature Tech: Hurricanes (2005)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Desert Tech (2005)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Commercial Fishing (2004)
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The positives and negatives of commercial fishing on the economy and nature are profiled. New England... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Submarine Disasters (2004)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Under Pressure (2012)
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Every aspect of our lives involves pressure. It's what puts the bubbles in soft drinks, propels shaving cream from its can... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Waterproof (2011)
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From the beginning of time we've worked to protect ourselves against the very element that keeps us alive...Water. We love it and hate it. With water covering 75% of the Earth's surface, it's no wonder we struggle to stay safe and dry. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Swamp Tech (2011)
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It's a great American wilderness--millions of acres of wild, primeval land with its own people, its own technology...and its own rules. Survival there depends on smarts and science, guts and grueling work. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Top Ten Tech Inovations (2010)
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We can't live without them and yet they didn't even exist a couple of decades ago. We'll count down... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Super Steam (2010)
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It's full steam ahead when we drop in at Jay Leno's garage as Jay fires up two of his classic steam cars and takes viewers for a couple of rides. Jay also shows off his 11-ton steam engine built in 1860. (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: The Turkey (2008)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Wheat (2008)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Bathroom Tech II (2008)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)
 
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Modern Marvels (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Wind (2006)
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology... (60 mins.)