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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)

8/28/15
08:00 AM
"Nuclear Tech"  Nuclear technology has uses in medicine, food preparation and radiation detection.  (Repeat) H2
8/28/15
09:00 AM
"More Military Movers"  CV-22 Osprey; Boeing CH-47 Chinook helicopter; the U.S. Military Sealift Command's large, medium-speed, roll-on/roll-off ship, or LMSR.  (Repeat) H2
8/28/15
10:00 AM
"Battle Ready"  Challenges faced by modern U.S. soldiers.  (Repeat) H2
8/28/15
11:00 AM
"Strange Weapons"  Strange weapons of the past and present include Japanese ninja claws, microwavelike rays, lasers, robots, the "pukelight," and a superslippery substance.  (Repeat) H2
8/28/15
02:00 PM
"Nuclear Tech"  Nuclear technology has uses in medicine, food preparation and radiation detection.  (Repeat) H2
8/28/15
03:00 PM
"More Military Movers"  CV-22 Osprey; Boeing CH-47 Chinook helicopter; the U.S. Military Sealift Command's large, medium-speed, roll-on/roll-off ship, or LMSR.  (Repeat) H2
8/28/15
04:00 PM
"Battle Ready"  Challenges faced by modern U.S. soldiers.  (Repeat) H2
8/28/15
05:00 PM
"Strange Weapons"  Strange weapons of the past and present include Japanese ninja claws, microwavelike rays, lasers, robots, the "pukelight," and a superslippery substance.  (Repeat) H2
9/1/15
10:00 AM
"Engineering Disasters 21"  A steam-pipe explosion in Manhattan; Boston's Big Dig highway project; a Mannheim, Germany, air show.  (Repeat) HISTORY
9/1/15
11:00 AM
"Engineering Disasters 22"  From a massive oil spill to refinery blaze to a downed plane, find out what went wrong and how to prevent the next engineering disaster.  (Repeat) HISTORY
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.