Modern Marvels

1995, TV Show

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VIDEO: Bobsled Tech

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Bobsled Tech
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Posted: 11/27/2014

The U.S. bobsled team will be going for gold using a bobsled engineered with pinpoint precision exclusively for Team USA by the Bo-Dyn Bobsled Project. watch

VIDEO: The Origin of Fireworks

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The Origin of Fireworks
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Length: 02:33
Posted: 11/27/2014

Fireworks originated 1,000 years ago in China when chemicals were accidentally mixed together to create an explosive. watch

VIDEO: Modern Marvels: Engineering Disasters

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Modern Marvels: Engineering Disasters
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Length: 00:58
Posted: 11/27/2014

The disaster at STAVA VALLEY watch

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Rewriting History: What's Next As Hits The Bible, Vikings Change The Cable Network's Course

The Bible and Vikings made History last month in more ways than one. Both the religious miniseries and the period drama helped the channel ascend to the No. 1 spot among cable networks during March. That means less than a year after Hatfields & McCoys launched History into the scripted world, the channel is now three-for-three with original dramas.

History has come a long way from the days when it was mostly known for running... read more

Tonight's TV Hot List: Thursday, June 10, 2010

So You Think You Can Dance
9/8c Fox
People invoke the catchphrase, "What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas," when they want something to remain a secret. But now that the grueling audition process and Las Vegas callbacks are over, we get to meet the Top 10 dancers — and how many of them will want to keep news like that under wraps? Of course, from here on out it's no picnic, especially with the elimination rounds starting next week, but at least for one night, these hopefuls can relax and enjoy the fruits of their hard work.

Read on for previews of Jimmy Kimmel Live, Bethenny Getting Married?, Modern Marvels, Late Night Liars, Green Room with Paul Provenza and the NBA finals. read more

Tonight's TV Hot List: Thursday, June 3, 2010

Burn Notice
9/8c USA
Michael, Fiona and Sam are back for a fourth season as the show moves to a new 9/8c time slot. In the premiere, the trio take on bodyguard duties for a lawyer, who needs protection from a biker gang. And, as always, there's new intrigue for Michael as he works to thwart a looming terrorist threat and is forced to take on an unlikely partner.

Read on for previews of So You Think You Can Dance, Real Housewives of New York City, Royal Pains, the NBA finals, Moonlight and Modern Marvels. read more

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Season 18, Episode 12
Miniature tanks, grenades and robotic planes are just a few of the tiny weapons that can pack...
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Season 20, Episode 1
This countdown special goes gaga over gizmos--celebrating the most amazing gadgets Modern...
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Premiered: January 01, 1995, on A&E
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: 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.


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