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  • Cheese and Onion Crisps show

    Cheese and Onion Crisps

    Richard and Jonny see how four torch batteries are able to power a car-lifting magnet and visit the birthplace of cheese and...

    (00:50)
  • Perfect Weapon: Skull Smashers show

    Perfect Weapon: Skull Smashers

    Discover how weapons have been used to smash skulls for centuries in Skull Smashers.

    (01:41)
  • The USS Nimitz show

    The USS Nimitz

    The biggest warship in the world owes her success to a century of innovation.

    (01:52)
  • The Burj Dubai show

    The Burj Dubai

    The tallest man-made structure on earth, a city in the sky, is the pinnacle of skyscraper engineering.

    (01:57)
  • Subway Problem Solving show

    Subway Problem Solving

    Digging tunnels under iconic Big Ben is risky business.

    (02:53)
  • Subway Cars show

    Subway Cars

    How do workers place new carriages underground on tracks?

    (03:05)
  • Deep Sea Thruster show

    Deep Sea Thruster

    A giant ocean rig needs a new power plant. This dangerous job needs to be done now or she’s dead in the water.

    (00:43)
  • Going Nuclear show

    Going Nuclear

    A nuclear power plant needs a new turbine, and it’s a race against time. We’ve got to get the power flowing back to the grid.

    (00:44)
  • The Riverdance show

    The Riverdance

    In the Irish Sea truck ferry the Riverdance is battered by bad weather and wrecked off the shore of Blackpool, England. A...

    (01:23)
  • New Carissa show

    New Carissa

    Many of the world's best salvage teams have tried and failed to move the 'wreck that will not die' off the Oregon coast. Meet...

    (02:54)
  • The Jane show

    The Jane

    Stricken Russian coal carrier the Jane lies beached off the Japanese coast. The elite salvage team undertake the dangerous job...

    (01:17)
  • The New Flame show

    The New Flame

    Salvage operations rely on brains as well as brawn. Off the Gibraltar coast a salvage team uses high-tech equipment to device...

    (02:20)
  • Teaser show

    Teaser

    Take a closer look at one of the most dangerous jobs in the world.

    (00:29)
  • An interview with Hugh Whitworth show

    An interview with Hugh Whitworth

    Series Producer, Hugh Whitworth, talks about making Britain's Greatest Machines.

    (03:11)
  • Welcome to Lego City show

    Welcome to Lego City

    Meet the Lego team that is redesigning the basic building blocks of an iconic Lego police station set.

    (03:06)
  • Lego Production show

    Lego Production

    How are they made? Watch as clay sculptures are precisely engineered into Lego pieces.

    (03:02)
  • Lego Universe show

    Lego Universe

    In their most ambitious investment, the toymakers faced challenges to create ‘Lego Universe’, an online game for kids...

    (02:39)
  • BMWX3 Robots show

    BMWX3 Robots

    An army of robots construct the car’s steel skeleton.

    (02:55)
  • Ford Engine show

    Ford Engine

    The turbo charged V6 is more eco-friendly than V8 engines.

    (03:03)
  • Potato Chips Galore show

    Potato Chips Galore

    A million pounds of potatoes are processed per hour.

    (02:44)