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Modern Marvels

Celebrating technological breakthroughs and man-made wonders. 

Crew:
Charlie Maday (Executive Producer), Gerald w. Abrams (Executive Producer), Marc Etkind (Director)

5/26/15
06:00 PM
"Mega Weapon Countdown"  Top 10 amazing weapons.  (Repeat) H2
5/26/15
07:00 PM
"Amazing Job Countdown"  A countdown of the ten most fascinating occupations.  (Repeat) H2
5/26/15
08:00 PM
"Salt"  Salt is a versatile substance with 14,000 known uses; visiting a salt mine under Lake Erie; an evaporation facility harvests ocean salt near San Francisco; a Florida restaurant offers 40 varieties of salt.  (Repeat) H2
5/26/15
11:00 PM
"Inside Your Walls"  A computer-managed home in Colorado showcases the high tech gadgetry destined to inhabit every wall in the future; a network of walls with cutouts and Plexiglas windows reveal how pests and creepy crawlies of all kinds can congregate.  (Repeat) H2
5/27/15
12:00 AM
"Salt"  Salt is a versatile substance with 14,000 known uses; visiting a salt mine under Lake Erie; an evaporation facility harvests ocean salt near San Francisco; a Florida restaurant offers 40 varieties of salt.  (Repeat) H2
5/27/15
03:00 AM
"Inside Your Walls"  A computer-managed home in Colorado showcases the high tech gadgetry destined to inhabit every wall in the future; a network of walls with cutouts and Plexiglas windows reveal how pests and creepy crawlies of all kinds can congregate.  (Repeat) H2
6/1/15
04:00 PM
"'90s Tech"  Technologies of the 1990s: the information superhighway; DVDs; TiVo; GPS; Google; Amazon distribution center; virtual pets; George Foreman's grill.  (Repeat) H2
6/1/15
05:00 PM
"'60s Tech"  Color TV; satellite broadcasting; transistor radios; the Ford Mustang.  (Repeat) H2
6/1/15
06:00 PM
"'70s Tech"  PONG; microprocessors; Texas Instruments; Mr. Coffee; the microwave oven; Polaroid.  (Repeat) H2
6/1/15
07:00 PM
"'80s Tech"  (Repeat) H2
Modern Marvels

Premise
Celebrating ingenuity, invention and imagination on a grand scale, ``Modern Marvels'' tells the amazing stories of the doers, dreamers and sometime-schemers who create everyday items, technological advancements and manmade wonders. The Eiffel Tower, the Statue of Liberty and 1990s technology are just a few of the many topics that have been covered during the long-running series' run.

Crew:
Charlie Maday (Executive Producer) , Gerald w. Abrams (Executive Producer) , Marc Etkind (Director)

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.