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Impossible EngineeringKansai Airport: Learn about the ambitious construction of Kansai International Airport in Japan, which is built on a man-made island and can withstand destructive natural disasters. [AD,S]Tue, Apr 24, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringKansai Airport: Learn about the ambitious construction of Kansai International Airport in Japan, which is built on a man-made island and can withstand destructive natural disasters. [AD,S]Tue, Apr 24, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringMaglev Train: Marvel at the sheer brilliance of the Maglev Shanghai Train, the world's fastest commercial train which can reach speeds of over 400km/h - even with leaves on the line. [AD,S]Wed, Apr 25, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringMaglev Train: Marvel at the sheer brilliance of the Maglev Shanghai Train, the world's fastest commercial train which can reach speeds of over 400km/h - even with leaves on the line. [AD,S]Wed, Apr 25, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAirbus: Learn more about breathtaking feats of construction in this illuminating series. Climb aboard the four-engine Airbus A380, the largest passenger plane in the world. [AD,S]Thu, Apr 26, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAirbus: Learn more about breathtaking feats of construction in this illuminating series. Climb aboard the four-engine Airbus A380, the largest passenger plane in the world. [AD,S]Thu, Apr 26, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringGotthard Tunnel: Opened in 2016, the $10.3bn Gotthard Base Tunnel in Switzerland became the world's longest tunnel. Discover how it was built and its effect on European transit. [AD,S]Fri, Apr 27, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringGotthard Tunnel: Opened in 2016, the $10.3bn Gotthard Base Tunnel in Switzerland became the world's longest tunnel. Discover how it was built and its effect on European transit. [AD,S]Fri, Apr 27, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringGotthard Tunnel: Opened in 2016, the $10.3bn Gotthard Base Tunnel in Switzerland became the world's longest tunnel. Discover how it was built and its effect on European transit. [AD,S]Sat, Apr 28, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins

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Impossible EngineeringThe Shanghai Tower: The Shanghai Tower is the world's second tallest building and is designed to withstand earthquakes and typhoons. Learn more about this triumph of engineering. [AD,S]Mon, Apr 23, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringThe Shanghai Tower: The Shanghai Tower is the world's second tallest building and is designed to withstand earthquakes and typhoons. Learn more about this triumph of engineering. [AD,S]Mon, Apr 23, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringRion Antirion Bridge: The building of this 3km-long bridge in Greece faced may obstacles, not least seismic activity. Hear how an improbable feat of engineering was accomplished. [AD,S]Sat, Apr 21, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringRion Antirion Bridge: The building of this 3km-long bridge in Greece faced may obstacles, not least seismic activity. Hear how an improbable feat of engineering was accomplished. [AD,S]Fri, Apr 20, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringRion Antirion Bridge: The building of this 3km-long bridge in Greece faced may obstacles, not least seismic activity. Hear how an improbable feat of engineering was accomplished. [AD,S]Fri, Apr 20, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAircraft Carrier: How on earth was the Navy's mammoth HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier built? Discover the cutting-edge engineering techniques behind this mobile megastructure. [AD,S]Thu, Apr 19, 5:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAircraft Carrier: How on earth was the Navy's mammoth HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier built? Discover the cutting-edge engineering techniques behind this mobile megastructure. [AD,S]Thu, Apr 19, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringThe Shanghai Tower: The Shanghai Tower is the world's second tallest building and is designed to withstand earthquakes and typhoons. Learn more about this triumph of engineering. [AD,S]Tue, Feb 27, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringThe Shanghai Tower: The Shanghai Tower is the world's second tallest building and is designed to withstand earthquakes and typhoons. Learn more about this triumph of engineering. [AD,S]Tue, Feb 27, 10:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringRion Antirion Bridge: The building of this 3km-long bridge in Greece faced may obstacles - not least seismic activity. Discover how an improbable feat of engineering was accomplished. [AD,S]Sun, Feb 25, 10:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringRion Antirion Bridge: The building of this 3km-long bridge in Greece faced may obstacles - not least seismic activity. Discover how an improbable feat of engineering was accomplished. [AD,S]Tue, Feb 20, 10:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAircraft Carrier: How on earth was the Navy's mammoth HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier built? Discover the cutting-edge engineering techniques behind this mobile megastructure. [AD,S]Tue, Feb 13, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAircraft Carrier: How on earth was the Navy's mammoth HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier built? Discover the cutting-edge engineering techniques behind this mobile megastructure. [AD,S]Tue, Feb 13, 10:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringOasis-Class Cruise Ships: The Oasis-class cruise ships are the largest passenger ships in the world, capable of carrying well over 5,000 travellers. Hear all about their construction. [AD,S]Thu, Nov 30, 12:30 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringOasis-Class Cruise Ships: The Oasis-class cruise ships are the largest passenger ships in the world, capable of carrying well over 5,000 travellers. Hear all about their construction. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 29, 8:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringOasis-Class Cruise Ships: The Oasis-class cruise ships are the largest passenger ships in the world, capable of carrying well over 5,000 travellers. Hear all about their construction. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 29, 9:40 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringRecord-Breaking Rollercoaster: Kingda Ka is the world's tallest rollercoaster and the fastest in the US. Hold tight to hear about the mechanics and history behind this attraction. [AD,S]Sat, Nov 25, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringRecord-Breaking Rollercoaster: Kingda Ka is the world's tallest rollercoaster and the fastest in the US. Hold tight to hear about the mechanics and history behind this attraction. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 22, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringRecord-Breaking Rollercoaster: Kingda Ka is the world's tallest rollercoaster and the fastest in the US. Hold tight to hear about the mechanics and history behind this attraction. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 22, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringRecord-Breaking Rollercoaster: Kingda Ka is the world's tallest rollercoaster and the fastest in the US. Hold tight to hear about the mechanics and history behind this attraction. [AD,S]Tue, Nov 21, 8:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAirlander 10 Airship: It's the world's largest aircraft, with the ability to stay airborne for five days and land anywhere on Earth. Hear the incredible story behind Airlander 10. [AD,S]Sat, Nov 18, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAirlander 10 Airship: It's the world's largest aircraft, with the ability to stay airborne for five days and land anywhere on Earth. Hear the incredible story behind Airlander 10. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 15, 10:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAirlander 10 Airship: It's the world's largest aircraft, with the ability to stay airborne for five days and land anywhere on Earth. Hear the incredible story behind Airlander 10. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 15, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringAirlander 10 Airship: It's the world's largest aircraft, with the ability to stay airborne for five days and land anywhere on Earth. Hear the incredible story behind Airlander 10. [AD,S]Tue, Nov 14, 8:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringTesla Factory: This cutting-edge manufacturing plant in California produces an incredible 2,000 cars each week. So what links some enterprising Venetians to this operation? Find out. [AD,S]Sat, Nov 4, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringTesla Factory: This cutting-edge manufacturing plant in California produces an incredible 2,000 cars each week. So what links some enterprising Venetians to this operation? Find out. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 1, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringTesla Factory: This cutting-edge manufacturing plant in California produces an incredible 2,000 cars each week. So what links some enterprising Venetians to this operation? Find out. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 1, 7:10 AMYesterday50 mins
Impossible EngineeringTesla Factory: This cutting-edge manufacturing plant in California produces an incredible 2,000 cars each week. So what links some enterprising Venetians to this operation? Find out. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 1, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringTesla Factory: This cutting-edge manufacturing plant in California produces an incredible 2,000 cars each week. So what links some enterprising Venetians to this operation? Find out. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 31, 8:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringLittoral Combat Ships Class: The US Navy's innovative littoral combat ships are the fastest vessels of this type in their fleet. Hear how history's pioneers made them possible. [AD,S]Sat, Oct 28, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringLittoral Combat Ships Class: The US Navy's innovative littoral combat ships are the fastest vessels of this type in their fleet. Hear how history's pioneers made them possible. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 25, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringLittoral Combat Ships Class: The US Navy's innovative littoral combat ships are the fastest vessels of this type in their fleet. Hear how history's pioneers made them possible. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 25, 7:10 AMYesterday50 mins
Impossible EngineeringLittoral Combat Ships Class: The US Navy's innovative littoral combat ships are the fastest vessels of this type in their fleet. Hear how history's pioneers made them possible. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 25, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringLittoral Combat Ships Class: The US Navy's innovative littoral combat ships are the fastest vessels of this type in their fleet. Hear how history's pioneers made them possible. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 24, 8:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringInternational Space Station: The $150bn ISS is the single most expensive engineering project in history. Hear how Henry Fluess and Dale Reed's work made this endeavour possible. [AD,S]Sat, Oct 21, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringInternational Space Station: The $150bn ISS is the single most expensive engineering project in history. Hear how Henry Fluess and Dale Reed's work made this endeavour possible. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 18, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringInternational Space Station: The $150bn ISS is the single most expensive engineering project in history. Hear how Henry Fluess and Dale Reed's work made this endeavour possible. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 18, 6:25 AMYesterday50 mins
Impossible EngineeringInternational Space Station: The $150bn ISS is the single most expensive engineering project in history. Hear how Henry Fluess and Dale Reed's work made this endeavour possible. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 18, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringInternational Space Station: The $150bn ISS is the single most expensive engineering project in history. Hear how Henry Fluess and Dale Reed's work made this endeavour possible. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 17, 8:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringHalley VI Research Station: Learn more about the Halley VI, a futuristic polar research station. Hear how it can withstand the harshest environment on the planet: the South Pole. [AD,S]Sat, Oct 14, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringHalley VI Research Station: Learn more about the Halley VI, a futuristic polar research station. Hear how it can withstand the harshest environment on the planet: the South Pole. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 11, 11:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringHalley VI Research Station: Learn more about the Halley VI, a futuristic polar research station. Hear how it can withstand the harshest environment on the planet: the South Pole. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 11, 7:10 AMYesterday50 mins
Impossible EngineeringHalley VI Research Station: Learn more about the Halley VI, a futuristic polar research station. Hear how it can withstand the harshest environment on the planet: the South Pole. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 10, 8:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringTokyo Skytree: The 634m Tokyo Skytree is the world's tallest free-standing tower. How has this incredible structure been built to survive high winds and earthquakes? Find out. [AD,S]Sat, Oct 7, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringTokyo Skytree: The 634m Tokyo Skytree is the world's tallest free-standing tower. How has this incredible structure been built to survive high winds and earthquakes? Find out. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 4, 4:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringTokyo Skytree: The 634m Tokyo Skytree is the world's tallest free-standing tower. How has this incredible structure been built to survive high winds and earthquakes? Find out. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 4, 7:10 AMYesterday50 mins
Impossible EngineeringTokyo Skytree: The 634m Tokyo Skytree is the world's tallest free-standing tower. How has this incredible structure been built to survive high winds and earthquakes? Find out. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 4, 12:00 AMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringTokyo Skytree: The 634m Tokyo Skytree is the world's tallest free-standing tower. How has this incredible structure been built to survive high winds and earthquakes? Find out. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 3, 8:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringCrossrail: London's newest rail network is a project of staggering proportions, with 10,000 personnel working across 40 sites and on 118km of track. Hear the story of Crossrail. [AD,S]Sat, Sep 30, 7:00 PMYesterday60 mins
Impossible EngineeringCrossrail: London's newest rail network is a project of staggering proportions, with 10,000 personnel working across 40 sites and on 118km of track. Hear the story of Crossrail. [AD,S]Wed, Sep 27, 4:00 PMYesterday60 mins