Modern Marvels 1995 | TV Show Watchlist

Modern Marvels

Photos  |  Cast & Crew  |  Episode Guide  |  Video Clips

Architectural and engineering landmarks of the 19th and 20th centuries. The programs previously aired on A&E's `Time Machine' series. Among the subjects: the Brooklyn Bridge, the Maginot Line, the Erie Canal, the Aswan Dam and the Trans-Siberian Railroad.

Premiered: January 1, 1995

Rating: TV-PG

User Rating:4.62 out of 5 (68 ratings)

Your Rating:

Season 14, Episode 11 Dams

First Aired: March 28, 2007

A history of dams and the technology used in them; and a study of their ecological impact. Included: a visit to a hydroelectric dam; a tour of the Utah Water Research Laboratory hydraulics lab. Also: a dam in Brazil.