Show details

Listings are for East Coast. For local listings, Enter zip code   or   Sign in

How Do They Do It?

Ordinary objects that are products of the most scientific engineering processes. 

Crew:
Chris Broyles (Narrator), Iain Lee (Narrator), Dominic Frisby (Narrator), Rupert Degas (Narrator), Richard Stansfield (Producer)

5/27/15
09:00 AM
"Tennis balls; Surround Sound; Steak"  Making and testing tennis balls; the ultimate surround sound home cinema system; supplying New York with the finest steaks.  (Repeat) SCIENCE
5/27/15
09:00 AM
"Tennis balls; Surround Sound; Steak"  Making and testing tennis balls; the ultimate surround sound home cinema system; supplying New York with the finest steaks.  (Repeat) SCIHD
5/27/15
09:30 AM
"Chewing Gum, Fish Hooks, Delta"  Turning rubber into chewing gum; How fish hooks are made to catch a shark.  (Repeat) SCIENCE
5/27/15
09:30 AM
"Chewing Gum, Fish Hooks, Delta"  Turning rubber into chewing gum; How fish hooks are made to catch a shark.  (Repeat) SCIHD
5/27/15
10:00 AM
"Leatherman, Formula 1, Glassware"  Creating America's best-selling multi-tool; building the world's fastest racing car; the classic Finnish Aalto vase.  (Repeat) SCIENCE
5/27/15
10:00 AM
"Leatherman, Formula 1, Glassware"  Creating America's best-selling multi-tool; building the world's fastest racing car; the classic Finnish Aalto vase.  (Repeat) SCIHD
5/27/15
10:30 AM
"Swiss Cheese, Tanks, British Library"  How Swiss cheese gets its holes; restoring a classic battle tank; robotic librarians run one of the world's biggest book collections.  (Repeat) SCIENCE
5/27/15
10:30 AM
"Swiss Cheese, Tanks, British Library"  How Swiss cheese gets its holes; restoring a classic battle tank; robotic librarians run one of the world's biggest book collections.  (Repeat) SCIHD
5/27/15
11:00 AM
"Super Mowers; Price of Bread; Coconut Water"  Building the world's fastest lawnmower; setting the price of bread; how coconuts clean water.  (Repeat) SCIENCE
5/27/15
11:00 AM
"Super Mowers; Price of Bread; Coconut Water"  Building the world's fastest lawnmower; setting the price of bread; how coconuts clean water.  (Repeat) SCIHD
How Do They Do It?

Premise
After watching this series you may never look at ordinary objects in the same way again. A tube of toothpaste? Car tires? Tea bags? A lot of technology goes into even the simplest of consumer goods, and this program offers viewers a glimpse at just what that entails.

Current cast
Chris Broyles

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.