How The States Got Their Shapes

  • 2011
  • TV Show
  • None

The origins of the shapes of America's states are traced, with examinations of the geographical, political and social factors that determined the borders.

Season 2 Sneak Peek
02:01 — The new season of How The States Got Their Shapes premieres on Saturday, September 29 at 8/7c, but a special sneak peek is available now!
Urban Life vs. Rural Life
02:17 — Brian Unger looks at the divide (and the difference in coffee shop density) between "city" and "country" in the United States of America.
How The States Got Their Shapes Season 1
The U.S. is like a giant jigsaw puzzle, where every line on the map tells a different story.
How The States Got Their Shapes Season 2
Who you are is a "State-of-mind"--literally! Take a ride as we offer observations about how state borders influence the way we think, speak and act. W (more…)
How The States Got Their Shapes Season 1
The U.S. is like a giant jigsaw puzzle, where every line on the map tells a different story.
Season 2 - Sneak Peek
02:00 — The new season of How The States Got Their Shapes premieres on Saturday, September 29 at 8/7c, but a special sneak peek is available now!
Season 2 - Sneak Peek
02:00 — The new season of How The States Got Their Shapes premieres on Saturday, September 29 at 8/7c, but a special sneak peek is available now!

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  • Premiered: May 3, 2011
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: The origins of the shapes of America's states are traced, with examinations of the geographical, political and social factors that determined the borders. (more)

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