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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)

7/27/15
11:00 PM
"Engineering Disasters 20"  BP's Texas City oil refinery's 2005 explosion; the 2001 crash of American Airlines flight 587; NASA's Skylab.  (Repeat) H2
7/28/15
12:00 AM
"Engineering Disasters 21"  A steam-pipe explosion in Manhattan; Boston's Big Dig highway project; a Mannheim, Germany, air show.  (Repeat) H2
7/28/15
01:00 AM
"Engineering Disasters 19"  The Edmund Fitzgerald; Boeing 737 crashes; nuclear disasters; oil storage facility.  (Repeat) H2
7/28/15
02:00 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) H2
7/28/15
03:00 AM
"Engineering Disasters 20"  BP's Texas City oil refinery's 2005 explosion; the 2001 crash of American Airlines flight 587; NASA's Skylab.  (Repeat) H2
7/28/15
04:00 AM
"Engineering Disasters 13"  Love Canal; flaws in Patriot Missile systems; collapse of the World Trade Center; Cocoanut Grove fire; failed building demolition.  (Repeat) H2
7/28/15
07:00 AM
"Harley-Davidson"  The Harley-Davidson motor company rebounds from the brink of bankruptcy.  (Repeat) HISTORY
8/4/15
07:00 AM
"Drilling"  Tunnel-boring machines; robotic drills; hand-held power drills.  (Repeat) HISTORY
8/4/15
07:00 AM
"Bible Tech"  The use of technology is ever-present in the Bible.  (Repeat) H2
8/4/15
08:00 AM
"Aluminum"  Rolling mills; the creation of aluminum foil; aluminum bats.  (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.