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ENGINEERING VIDEOS

  • Petra: Water in the Desert show

    Petra: Water in the Desert

    Discover how the Nabutian builders of Petra transported water through the scorching desert using terracotta pipes, and ingeniou...

    (02:59)
  • Machu Picchu: Battling Gravity show

    Machu Picchu: Battling Gravity

    Perched high above a mountain ridge, Machu Picchu architects face a constant battle with gravity – discover how the engineers...

    (03:00)
  • Behind the Scenes show

    Behind the Scenes

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

    (03:29)
  • An interview with Hugh Whitworth show

    An interview with Hugh Whitworth

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

    (03:11)
  • Fireproof show

    Fireproof

    How do Ikea know their furniture is made of fire-resistant materials? They set fire to it, of course!

    (02:55)
  • 117 stations show

    117 stations

    At station 18, the assembly areas' only robot installs the windshield and works entirely in the dark.

    (02:56)
  • Ready to Rock'n'Roll? show

    Ready to Rock'n'Roll?

    From assembly station 1 to 117, just what goes into ensuring the iconic Porsche is ready to roll?

    (02:47)
  • Luxury show

    Luxury

    Current owners BMW have revived the “Double R” motorcar brand with a transfusion of high technology.

    (03:00)
  • Spirit of Ecstasy show

    Spirit of Ecstasy

    The Spirit of Ecstacy Mascot, sculpted by Charles Sykes, has graced each and every Rolls Royce since 1911.

    (03:04)
  • The Coachline show

    The Coachline

    No machines or robots to paint the signature coachline! This finishing touch is entirely hand painted... by one man!

    (02:53)
  • In the beginning show

    In the beginning

    The subway system has been part of the New York City landscape since 1904 and has played a critical role in NYC.

    (02:28)
  • The Artists’ Workshop show

    The Artists’ Workshop

    Step inside the Bugatti car factory where cars are built like airplanes, and watch how the supercar is built by hand.

    (03:03)
  • Final Touches show

    Final Touches

    Rows of decorating machines paint details on millions of tiny pieces. The paint is non-toxic, but is it kid-saliva proof?

    (02:47)
  • Unique Features show

    Unique Features

    This unique super car runs on both regular petrol and bio-fuel.

    (03:12)
  • Building the Car show

    Building the Car

    The Agera car is built with less weight for more speed.

    (02:54)
  • Super Car show

    Super Car

    Will this super car pass the crash-test?

    (00:38)
  • Battle to Build show

    Battle to Build

    It takes thousands of parts and is assembled across four countries.

    (01:04)
  • Technology Center show

    Technology Center

    At the Michelin Technology Center, tires are tested on 19 different tracks.

    (03:01)
  • Biggest Engine show

    Biggest Engine

    Check out the biggest engine Mack has ever produced.

    (02:20)
  • Bye Bye Bessie show

    Bye Bye Bessie

    Nurse shark "Bessie" is moving to her new habitat and her caregiver has trouble saying goodbye.

    (02:59)