Engineering Disasters

  • 2007
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

The worst engineering designs in history are recalled.

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Exploding Manhole Covers Season 1, Episode 8 May 23, 2015 $2.99

On this episode, a modern jetliner crashes with 228 people on board.

Raging Rocket Season 1, Episode 7 May 23, 2015 $1.99

This episode investigates a mudslide that swallows an entire neighborhood, leaving scientists baffled.

Trapped Under Seattle Season 1, Episode 6 May 16, 2015 $1.99

Why did Asiana flight 214, packed with passengers, suddenly crash land and cartwheel across San Francisco International Airport's runway?

California Pipeline Catastrophe Season 1, Episode 5 May 9, 2015 $2.99

On this episode, an explosion in a San Bruno, California neighborhood destroys homes and kills residents.

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Engineering Disasters Season 1
Throughout history some of mankind's proudest moments have come at the hands of its engineers.
Engineering Disasters Season 1
Throughout history some of mankind's proudest moments have come at the hands of its engineers.
A Look at a Tunnel Boring Machine
02:00 — How is a tunnel boring machine like an inchworm? Michael Horodniceanu and Mike Lindblom explain in this web exclusive.
How Do Oil Refineries Work?
02:00 — Learn more about the challenges presented by the modern oil refining process as explained by Jeff Wise, Ron Davis, and J. Patrick Abulencia in this we (more…)

Cast & Details

  • Premiered: September 3, 2007
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: The worst engineering designs in history are recalled.