Modern Marvels

  • 1995
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

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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Season 15, Episode 10 Gadgets III

First Aired: April 4, 2008

Exploring trends in gadgets and how they evolve. Included: miniature, mobile gadgets; the origins of the corkscrew, umbrella and zipper. Also: a tour of Brookstone; and visits with inventors.

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  • Premiered: January 1, 1995
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • 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. (more)

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