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A team of maverick engineers break technology down to see how it works and modify it to be used differently.
Season 2, Episode 7
May 1, 2009
Chuck and Gadget use a jet-powered snowplow to help rescue a pregnant couple stranded in a snowdrift. Meanwhile, Nat and Deanne develop hot-air balloon prototypes.
Season 2, Episode 6
September 16, 2008
A logging-truck accident turns the crew to the world of motor racing and vacuum power to keep the truck from crashing again.
Season 2, Episode 5
September 9, 2008
Inspired by the film "The Poseidon Adventure," the team is trapped in a capsized boat; Chuck and Gadget build a collapsible submarine, while Deanne and Nat cut their way to freedom.
Season 2, Episode 4
September 2, 2008
The team brainstorms ways to stop a hijacked 18-wheeler. Included: jamming the wheels; using technology from aircraft carriers.
Season 2, Episode 3
August 26, 2008
Chuck and Nat pitch ideas to create an unsinkable car, while Deanne and Gadget find a way to rescue a woman falling from a cruise liner.
Season 2, Episode 2
August 12, 2008
The team tries to make a car that can survive a 55-mph hit to the front and side by using reactive-armor technology and a metal-aluminum foam.
Season 2, Episode 1
August 5, 2008
Measures to prevent injuries for passengers in a speeding car that careens off a road, plummets into a ravine and bursts into flames include Chuck and Gadget devising exterior airbags, while Deanne and Nat try stabilizing rods.
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