Learn how plastic bags, solar panels, plastic gasoline containers, and hockey sticks are made.
Aluminum screw caps, chocolate, pills and pasta are some of the most common items around today. Find out how they are made.
Bicycle helmets, lithium batteries, car brakes, and aluminum are depended on every day. Find out how each is made.
Find out how eyeglass lenses are ground to perfect vision, how granite is quarried, how potatoes render salty chips and how microprocessors are processed.
Discover how bees make honey and what humans do with honeycombs, how fiber optics are constructed, how bricks are formed and how pipe organs are made.
Discover how personal watercraft, ice skates, wine, and office furniture are made.
Find out how winter jackets are constructed, how animation is created from initial drawings, how mushrooms come into being and how gold is formed.
Hydroponic lettuce, construction wood and fishing flies all have a process behind them. Uncover the secrets of these familiar items.
Find out how wooden doors are fashioned, paintballs are produced, newspapers turned out and diamonds are cut.
Find out how carpet is fabricated, drinking water purified, laser eye surgery performed, and acoustic guitars are made.
Find out how fiberglass boats, clothes dryers, bubble gum and fireworks are made.
Follow the production process from start to finish of steel safes, false teeth, airplanes and maple syrup.
Find out how gummies candy is made, how fish are farmed, how aluminum cans are created and how bronze sculptures are erected.
Find out how aluminum pots and pans are made, artificial limbs constructed, peanut butter put together and high intensity light bulbs empowered.
Find out how coins, cars and grocery carts are made.
Find out how ball bearings, electrical wires, wax casting and automated machines are made.
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.
Architect Danny Forster gets up close and personal with mega-construction. Along with designers, engineers, and builders, he'll find the most dangerous, most spectacular, most difficult, and most inventively executed aspects of the job.
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.