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Super Airship

Aired on Mar 04, 2014
Exploring engineering breakthroughs and the evolution of technology by testing a revolutionary new breed of airship.
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Mega Truck

Aired on Mar 11, 2014
The extraordinary technology that the Liebherr T284 depends on to complete an epic multi-million dollar mission in America's highest production gold mine.
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Aired on Mar 18, 2014
Join the captain and crew of the MV Treasure as they attempt to transport a 13,000-ton oil rig 16,000 miles in only 43 days. Explore the engineering breakthroughs that enable this ocean giant to float.
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Bullet Train

Aired on Mar 25, 2014
Revealing secrets of how technology has evolved by looking at engineering breakthroughs in nature and history.
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800 Ton Digger

Aired on Apr 01, 2014
The extraordinary technology of one of the world's largest diggers--the Komatsu PC8000 - that can shovel 27,000 tons of copper ore in less than four days.
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Heavyweight Helicopter

Aired on Apr 08, 2014
The extraordinary technology of the world's only purpose-built flying crane--the Erickson Air Crane--that can construct 120 giant steel transmission towers in only eight days.
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Ultimate Dragster

Aired on Apr 15, 2014
Uncover the engineering breakthroughs and reveal the extraordinary lessons from history and nature that helped the lightning-fast Top Fuel Dragster evolve. What connects an ancient Chinese war machine with the dragster's extraordinary acceleration?
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Aircraft Carrier

Aired on Apr 22, 2014
Explore the engineering breakthroughs inside the 100,000-ton USS Ronald Reagan. See how a Leonardo da Vinci sketch inspired the carrier's launch system and how the design of a 19th century French lighthouse helps save pilot's lives.
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Jumbo Jet

Aired on Apr 29, 2014
Exploring the Airbus A380, the world's largest passenger plane.
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Ice Crawler

Aired on May 06, 2014
What kind of machine can clear hazardous ice, rocks and avalanche-prone snow drifts over 8000 acres of ski runs in just five days? Explore the technology and engineering breakthroughs behind one of the toughest snow groomers in the world.

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