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Modern Marvels, Season 8, Episode 2, Helicopters
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produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- and Jared Cook, fl. 2007, Actually Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 8, Episode 2 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2009), 45 mins
In Alabama, fly with the Apache Longbow, the deadliest helicopter in world, and learn how to fly the Blackhawk, one of the most sophisticated and versatile helicopters in world. Then climb aboard a Coast Guard helicopter as a team trains for water rescues in the Gulf. In California, see how the immensely popular R...
produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- and Jared Cook, fl. 2007, Actually Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 8, Episode 2 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2009), 45 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 14, Episode 13, Mad Electricity
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produced by Jeff Cole and Bruce Nash, 1947-, in Modern Marvels, Season 14, Episode 13 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 45 mins
From wireless energy to remote controls to green power nineteenth-century inventor Nikola Tesla had an unprecedented impact on the way the modern world works. In this electrifying program get inside the complex mind of a man who amassed hundreds of patents in his lifetime--many of which affect our lives on a daily...
produced by Jeff Cole and Bruce Nash, 1947-, in Modern Marvels, Season 14, Episode 13 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 45 mins
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Secrets of Oil
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produced by Philip Kruener and Bruce Nash, 1947- (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 45 mins
Even if we stopped driving our cars tomorrow, America would still need five million barrels of oil a day - more than all of Southern Europe combined. Imagine it: Rubber, Plastic, Nylon, Aerosols, Resins, Solvents, and Lubricants - none can exist without oil, still hailed as Black Gold. From the shirt on your back...
produced by Philip Kruener and Bruce Nash, 1947- (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008), 45 mins
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Size Matters, Pyramids: Majesty And Mystery
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produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- and Robert Beemer, in Size Matters (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks), 46 mins
Standing majestically for centuries, the world’s great pyramids have long inspired and mystified scholars. Leading experts and historians explore the engineering genius that created some of the largest structures on the planet. From ancient Egypt to Central America, we visit these technological masterpieces.
produced by Bruce Nash, 1947- and Robert Beemer, in Size Matters (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks), 46 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 14, Episode 11, Dams
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produced by Sean Dash, 1962- and Bruce Nash, 1947-, Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 14, Episode 11 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 44 mins
Modern Marvels goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. They block the force of a river, produce enough electricity to power cities, move water over hundreds of miles and irrigate fertile valleys. Dams prevent floods and produce "green" energy.
produced by Sean Dash, 1962- and Bruce Nash, 1947-, Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 14, Episode 11 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 44 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 6, Episode 15, Tower Bridge
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produced by Bruce Nash, 1947-, Henry Schipper, fl. 1990-2016 and Christof Ritter, fl. 1997, in Modern Marvels, Season 6, Episode 15 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 46 mins
Modern Marvels goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. Join us as we span the history of one of the world's most famous bridges, London's Tower Bridge.
produced by Bruce Nash, 1947-, Henry Schipper, fl. 1990-2016 and Christof Ritter, fl. 1997, in Modern Marvels, Season 6, Episode 15 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 46 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 24, Renewable Energy
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produced by Anthony Lacques, fl. 1993 and Bruce Nash, 1947-, History Television Network Productions and Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 24 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
In the young 21st Century, two realizations are dawning on the world's population: we are hopelessly dependent on petroleum, which is only going to get more expensive; and global warming, caused mainly by our burning of fossil fuels, will impact civilization in ways that we're only beginning to grasp. Stepping in...
produced by Anthony Lacques, fl. 1993 and Bruce Nash, 1947-, History Television Network Productions and Actuality Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 24 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2006), 45 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 5, Episode 16, Hoover Dam
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produced by Bruce Nash, 1947-, in Modern Marvels, Season 5, Episode 16 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 46 mins
One of America's most impressive engineering feats of the 20th century, the Hoover Dam stands at over 700 feet tall and is the largest reservoir in the U.S. Though the erection of the Hoover Dam provided many with work during the lean years of the Great Depression, the construction proved dangerous with 112 worke...
produced by Bruce Nash, 1947-, in Modern Marvels, Season 5, Episode 16 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 46 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 11, Episode 5, The Butcher
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produced by Jim Hense, fl. 2002-2016, Michael Hacker, fl. 1998-2017 and Bruce Nash, 1947-, Actuality Productions and History Television Network Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 11, Episode 5 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 45 mins

"Modern Marvels" goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives.

In a carnivorous world, a butcher is a necessary link in the food chain, carving a carcass of unsavory flesh into mouthwatering cuts. We trace the grisly trade's evolution.

produced by Jim Hense, fl. 2002-2016, Michael Hacker, fl. 1998-2017 and Bruce Nash, 1947-, Actuality Productions and History Television Network Productions, in Modern Marvels, Season 11, Episode 5 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2005), 45 mins
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Modern Marvels, Season 10, Episode 17, Nuclear Tech
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produced by Lee Schneider and Bruce Nash, 1947-, in Modern Marvels, Season 10, Episode 17 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 52 mins
Nuclear research ranges from well-known applications, such as bombs and reactors, to little-known uses in medicine, food preparation, and radiation detection. It's also spawned ancillary technologies to store nuclear waste and clean up accidents. Despite the risk of use and abuse for destructive purposes, many sci...
produced by Lee Schneider and Bruce Nash, 1947-, in Modern Marvels, Season 10, Episode 17 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2004), 52 mins
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