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Modern Marvels

Modern Marvels

Celebrating ingenuity, invention and imagination on a grand scale, ``Modern Marvels'' tells the amazing stories of the doers, dreamers and sometime-schemers who create everyday items, technological advancements and manmade wonders. The Eiffel Tower, the Statue of Liberty and 1990s technology are just a few of the many topics that have been covered during the long-running series' run.

Premiere:
Jan 01, 1995
Original Network:
History
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Bullets

S10, E48  (First Aired: Aug. 13, 2003)
Targeting the historical trajectory of bullets, ranging from their origins in the 1300s as stones and lead balls to the ``safe'' and ``smart'' bullets of today.
  • Sat 10/21
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Mega Weapon Countdown

S19, E03  (First Aired: Jul. 30, 2012)
Top 10 amazing weapons.
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Bullets

S10, E48  (First Aired: Aug. 13, 2003)
Targeting the historical trajectory of bullets, ranging from their origins in the 1300s as stones and lead balls to the ``safe'' and ``smart'' bullets of today.
  • Sun 10/22
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Mega Weapon Countdown

S19, E03  (First Aired: Jul. 30, 2012)
Top 10 amazing weapons.
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Bullets

S10, E48  (First Aired: Aug. 13, 2003)
Targeting the historical trajectory of bullets, ranging from their origins in the 1300s as stones and lead balls to the ``safe'' and ``smart'' bullets of today.
  • Sun 10/22
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Mega Weapon Countdown

S19, E03  (First Aired: Jul. 30, 2012)
Top 10 amazing weapons.
  • Sun 10/22
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Bullets

S10, E48  (First Aired: Aug. 13, 2003)
Targeting the historical trajectory of bullets, ranging from their origins in the 1300s as stones and lead balls to the ``safe'' and ``smart'' bullets of today.
  • Sun 10/22
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Mega Weapon Countdown

S19, E03  (First Aired: Jul. 30, 2012)
Top 10 amazing weapons.
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Deadliest Weapons

S12, E17  (First Aired: Mar. 16, 2005)
Gladius; siegecraft; artillery; crossbows; gunpowder; firearms; cannons; poison gas; shrapnel shells; machine guns; firebombs; nuclear and hydrogen bombs; ICBMs; vehicles of transportation; biological and chemical agents; dirty bombs.
  • Sun 10/22
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  • Mon 10/23
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Combat Training

S07, E35  (First Aired: Nov. 6, 2000)
Today's warriors train for the battlefields of tomorrow.
  • Mon 10/23
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  • Tue 10/24
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Rocks

S14, E41  (First Aired: Dec. 3, 2007)
Geological history from the Stone Age to the Space Age; moon rocks provide clues to how planets were formed; quarrying marble and granite; blasting at a sand-and-gravel pit.
  • Tue 10/24
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
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Combat Training

S07, E35  (First Aired: Nov. 6, 2000)
Today's warriors train for the battlefields of tomorrow.
  • Tue 10/24
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Battle Ready

S18, E10  (First Aired: Jan. 2, 2012)
Challenges faced by modern U.S. soldiers.
  • Wed 10/25
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Halloween Tech

S15, E33  (First Aired: Oct. 27, 2008)
The celebration of Halloween has become a $6 billion economic powerhouse; the annual Halloween Haunt at Knott's Berry Farm; the production of monster makeup, masks and costumes; carving pumpkins; making fake blood; haunted house.
  • Tue 10/31
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Coffee

S12, E51  (First Aired: Sep. 14, 2005)
The beverage coffee originates in Ethiopia more than 1,000 years ago.
  • Thu 11/2
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