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National Geographic ChannelNat Geo Wild

  • Thursday 25 August at 12:00PM
  • National Geographic Channel


In this series, the Time Scanners use cutting-edge 3D laser-scanning technology to put history’s building wonders to the test, exploring the secrets of how the world’s most iconic engineering creations were constructed.

The show, presented by Dallas Campbell (Supersize Earth, The Gadget Show) covers history, engineering, and science in a fascinating new way - using the latest research tools and visual mapping to uncover the mysteries behind the most globally recognized buildings. 

Heading the quest is leading structural engineer Steve Burrows, the brain behind some of the world’s most famous engineering marvels such as the Beijing “Bird’s Nest” Olympic stadium.

He is joined by laser-scanning experts from the Center For Advanced Spatial Technologies at the University of Arkansas.

With unprecedented access, they explore, scan and digitally analyse some of mankind’s most...
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