Examining some of the world's most perilous roads with a scientific look at what makes them so deadly. Included: the narrow, two-lane Pearblossom Highway in the California desert; the Yungas Road in Bolivia; and Australia's Eyre Highway, a desolate stretch that runs across the continent for more than 1600 miles.
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Premiered: August 13, 2006
Premise: A look at modern infrastructure and the science behind it, as well as hazards that it poses. Also: what happens when the technology fails.