Find out how skateboard wheels, baklava and galactoboureko, CO2 scrubbers, and honeycomb candles are made.
We countdown five classic American products made in the United States.
We're turning the spotlight on backyard inventors that are creating the ultimate life hacks. We'll see these geniuses turn a bike into a car, soda into a fire extinguisher, and a jet ski into a Jetovator.
We're bending minds with the freakiest clips on the web. We'll watch a man eat a red hot coal, a robot solve a Rubik's Cube in a second, and a freaky creature with a glowing beak.
We're breaking new ground with the internet's most astonishing trend setters. We'll see everything from the world's first mountain bike on skis to a real-life Iron Man suit. These front runners leave all things ordinary in the rear-view mirror.
The lost city of Machu Picchu is one of the greatest mysteries in archaeology. Scientists do not know why this city in the clouds was built, but investigations into secret Inca codes and deformed skeletons might finally reveal its ultimate mystery.
The Terracotta Army is one of China's greatest treasures, but there are still dark secrets surrounding this super-tomb. Newly discovered artifacts reveal the soldiers' supernatural enemy, and human remains point to ancient China's violent origins.
Rob Nelson explores mysterious tunnels beneath Denver's airport, capitol building, and downtown to investigate rumors of a secret organization that operates below. In Ohio, he tries to uncover the ancient secrets of a mound shaped like a serpent.
Rob Nelson heads to California to investigate a network for major fault lines that could set off an unprecedented mega-quake. Then, he explores a mysterious sinkhole that some believe is an endless pit to the center of the Earth.
Risking it all in the name of physics, Todd Sampson goes up against one of the world's deadliest weapons. Facing an AK-47 rifle underwater, he must trust the extraordinary power of resistance in the water to stop the bullet before it hits him.
Todd Sampson takes a deadly leap of faith. In a dangerous bungee jump, his life depends on the strength of two phone books whose individual pages are weaved together that tether Todd to the bungee cord.
Todd Sampson tries to defy the deadly power of fire and dives into a blazing-hot inferno. With nothing but a thin layer of water to protect him, science could mean the difference between life and death.
America's do-it-yourselfers, innovators and entrepreneurs are getting the opportunity of a lifetime -- to turn their big ideas into big money. Every week four top makers from around the nation pitch their products to a panel of three experts. Which ideas will make the cut?
Dirty Great Machines features the biggest, most awe-inspiring and technologically advanced equipment known to man. From excavators to monster maritime machines and mighty drills, witness the incredible equipment in action as they take on the world's most challenging projects.
Behind every seemingly impossible marvel of modern engineering is a cast of historic trailblazers who designed new building techniques, took risks on untested materials and revolutionized their field.
Go inside the incredible machinery behind these everyday objects to see their extraordinary inner workings.
Alaska is notorious for its rugged terrain and brutal winters. But with the help of colossal equipment and machines, residents are able to not only endure, but thrive and enjoy among the sub-zero temperatures, steep mountainous terrain and fragile–sometimes deadly–ice.
Made By Destruction travels around the globe to explore how everything from obsolete airplanes to empty bottles are being split apart, stripped down, melted, shredded and re-invented in ingenious and extraordinary ways.
How To Build Everything is a do-it-yourself guide for building humanity’s greatest inventions.