Examining the process of mining minerals and ore from within the earth. Included: old-time gold miners still using a pick and shovel in Nova Scotia; remote-controlled machines 8000 feet below the surface.
Examining one of the world's most technologically advanced warships, the HMCS Toronto, as it engages in a NATO mission to enforce an arms embargo. Included: the Toronto's arsenal of sophisticated antiaircraft and antisubmarine weapons systems.
The role of forensic science in the execution of justice includes the study of insects in establishing time of death, lasers that lift fingerprints from the skin of victims and DNA comparisons from a single hair follicle.