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Engineering Disasters, Episode 4, Colorado Dam Disaster
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directed by Neil Barrett, fl. 2001-2017, Marcus Lehmann, fl. 2002-2017, John Goheen, fl. 1980-2017 and David Randag, fl. 2007-2017; produced by Neil Barrett, fl. 2001-2017, John Goheen, fl. 1980-2017, Marcus Lehmann, fl. 2002-2017 and David Randag, fl. 2007-2017, Outpost Entertainment, in Engineering Disasters, Episode 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins
"Engineering Disasters" combines expert and eyewitness interviews, state-of-the-art graphics, and dramatic "moment of disaster" footage to tell the stories behind the world's most terrifying engineering disasters. On this episode, a storm of the century takes out nine dams in Colorado, flooding entire towns and le...
directed by Neil Barrett, fl. 2001-2017, Marcus Lehmann, fl. 2002-2017, John Goheen, fl. 1980-2017 and David Randag, fl. 2007-2017; produced by Neil Barrett, fl. 2001-2017, John Goheen, fl. 1980-2017, Marcus Lehmann, fl. 2002-2017 and David Randag, fl. 2007-2017, Outpost Entertainment, in Engineering Disasters, Episode 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2015), 43 mins
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Lake Pontchartrain Causeway
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produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2003), 58 mins
First opened in 1956, the the 24-mile Lake Pontchartrain Causeway is the world' longest bridge over water. The $31 million project had a major impact on the local community, with over 40,000 cars crossing the bridge every day.
produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2003), 58 mins
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Man Moment Machine, 1, Apollo 13: Triumph On The Dark Side
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directed by Michael McInerney; produced by Michael McInerney, in Man Moment Machine, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
This documentary re-enacts the events of the Apollo 13 space mission. After aborting the lunar landing due to an explosion in the spacecraft's oxygen tank, the flight crew manages to land safely on Earth.
directed by Michael McInerney; produced by Michael McInerney, in Man Moment Machine, 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 2, Episode 9, The Railroads That Tamed The West
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produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- and Alison Trinkl, Hearst Entertainment, Actuality Productions and Jaffe Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 2, Episode 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 45 mins
Modern Marvels goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. In one of the greatest building achievements in history, East and West were joined by a thin ribbon of steel and wood. But would the railroad conquer the wild, open country?
produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- and Alison Trinkl, Hearst Entertainment, Actuality Productions and Jaffe Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 2, Episode 9 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 45 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 4, Episode 28, History Of Tall Buildings
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produced by Bruce Nash, 1947-, Matthew P. Hickey, fl. 2001 and Luke Ellis, fl. 1998, Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 4, Episode 28 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 46 mins
Modern Marvels goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. A look up at the symbol of the American Century--the skyscraper, the construction of which is a triumph of engineering and capitalism. Climb to the top of the Empire State Building, Chrysler...
produced by Bruce Nash, 1947-, Matthew P. Hickey, fl. 2001 and Luke Ellis, fl. 1998, Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 4, Episode 28 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 46 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 5, Episode 21, Parachutes
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produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- and Tod Mesirow, fl. 1995, Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 5, Episode 21 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 46 mins
Modern Marvels goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. The idea of floating to earth from great heights dates back centuries, and from the beginning parachutes combined entertainment with life-saving utility. The parachute has also played a vita...
produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- and Tod Mesirow, fl. 1995, Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 5, Episode 21 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1999), 46 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 15, Episode 31, Made in the USA
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produced by Conor McCarthy, fl. 2010, Half Yard Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 15, Episode 31 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1992), 42 mins
Modern Marvels goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. Since the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, the United States has stamped, carved, cut, built and assembled its way into becoming the super power of product production.
produced by Conor McCarthy, fl. 2010, Half Yard Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 15, Episode 31 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1992), 42 mins
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Titanic's Achilles Heel
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directed by Kirk Wolfinger, fl. 1984; produced by Kirk Wolfinger, fl. 1984, On the Bottom Productions (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 1 hour 30 mins
A team of wreck divers and a naval architect sets out to examine the structural integrity of the RMS Titanic, and in particular, the ship's expansion joint. Though sinking was inevitable, the ship's breakup hints at a design flaw, one that would have rendered the Titanic too weak for navigating large waves.
directed by Kirk Wolfinger, fl. 1984; produced by Kirk Wolfinger, fl. 1984, On the Bottom Productions (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 1 hour 30 mins
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Where Did it Come From?, Ancient Rome:  The Mobile Society
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produced by Michael Guillen, 1959-, in Where Did it Come From? (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 45 mins
Travel to the heart of the Roman Empire to examine its remarkable civil engineering project that resulted in a 53-thousand mile network of highways. Host Michael Guillen takes viewers on a chariot ride through ancient Rome and discovers that many of the highway amenities that viewers imagine as modern developments...
produced by Michael Guillen, 1959-, in Where Did it Come From? (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 45 mins
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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 4, Edison vs Tesla
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directed by Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016 and Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins

In "10 Things You Don't Know About", punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...

directed by Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016 and Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
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