Super Skyscrapers

  • 2014
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A look at skyscrapers that are pushing the limits of engineering, technology and design.

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The Billionaire Building Season 1, Episode 4 Feb 26, 2014 Subscription

From PBS - Follow the teams tasked with creating New York's most luxurious residential skyscraper.

The Verticle City Season 1, Episode 3 Feb 19, 2014 Subscription

From PBS - Shanghai Tower isn't just a skyscraper -- it's a vertical city, a collection of businesses, services and hotels all in one place, fitting a population the size of Monaco into a footprint the size of a football field.

Building the Future Season 1, Episode 2 Feb 12, 2014 Subscription

From PBS - View a tower constructed off-site; then delivered to London to be stacked and bolted together.

One World Trade Center Season 1, Episode 1 Feb 5, 2014 Subscription

From PBS - Following 9/11; newspapers predicted the end of the skyscraper era. But instead; New York responded with a super tall structure that has "security" running through its every girder.

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One World Trade Center
00:30 — One World Trade Center
The Billionaire Building
00:30 — The Billionaire Building
The Vertical City
00:30 — The Vertical City
Building the Future
00:30 — Building the Future

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  • Premiered: February 5, 2014
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A look at skyscrapers that are pushing the limits of engineering, technology and design. (more)

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