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  • Petra show

    Petra

    Petra is one of the world’s most mysterious ancient cities with the Al Khazneh building at its entrance an engineering...

    (01:04)
  • Machu Picchu show

    Machu Picchu

    600 years of torrential rains and landslides have done little to diminish the awesome sight of Machu Picchu. Find out how it...

    (00:55)
  • Machu Picchu: Water Problems show

    Machu Picchu: Water Problems

    How did the residents of Machu Picchu get the water needed to survive in a hostile, mountainous, environment? Find out how...

    (02:59)
  • What Makes a Good Architect? show

    What Makes a Good Architect?

    Historian Michael McNay looks at what makes a great architect and explains why Durham Cathedral in England is his ancient...

    (03:00)
  • 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)
  • An Interview with Chris Barrie show

    An Interview with Chris Barrie

    Chris Barrie talks about his favourite machines, the hairy moments whilst filming this series and much more.

    (02:02)
  • Behind the Scenes show

    Behind the Scenes

    Go behind the scenes with Chris Barrie during the making of Britain's Greatest Machines.

    (03:29)
  • Japan's Secret Sub show

    Japan's Secret Sub

    One of the best-kept secrets of World War II - Japan's Secret Sub.

    (01:11)
  • All aluminium show

    All aluminium

    Lightweight yet strong. Discover how aluminium has revolutionised automotive construction.

    (03:03)
  • Engine Pleasure show

    Engine Pleasure

    Find out why the R8 engine is guaranteed to put a smile on its owner's face.

    (03:01)
  • Billy Bookcase show

    Billy Bookcase

    Functional, durable and timeless. 130,000 of this bestselling bookshelf are built every week.

    (03:07)
  • The 'Super' Supercar show

    The 'Super' Supercar

    Designed with aerospace technology and with nearly twice as much horsepower as other supercars, this Bugatti is far from normal.

    (02:59)
  • The Malting Process show

    The Malting Process

    Malt is the most important ingredient to produce beer. Watch how 900 tonnes of malt is made from barley.

    (03:06)
  • Cars Imitating Video Games show

    Cars Imitating Video Games

    The new Nissan GTR is getting a console facelift - designed by the creator of Gran Turismo.

    (03:06)
  • The Mack Titan show

    The Mack Titan

    Enter the assembly line where the 10-tonne Mack truck is built.

    (02:40)
  • Welcome to Taiwan show

    Welcome to Taiwan

    Taiwan’s booming economy came at the price of pollution. Can architects turn trash into a tribute to green technology?

    (03:05)
  • Size Doesn't Matter show

    Size Doesn't Matter

    Jose is building the reefs for the VW bus tank and there are a lot of restrictions.

    (01:21)
  • World Island Wonder show

    World Island Wonder

    An in-depth look at the Petronus Twin Towers; the world’s tallest towers stand an amazing 1483ft above Kuala Lumpur.

    (01:01)
  • Reassuringly Expensive show

    Reassuringly Expensive

    Our daring rigger Sean Riley burrows into the bowels of a 767 jet – and learns why aircraft engineers are very careful to...

    (02:44)
  • 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)