Genre: Documentary, History
Premise: 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.
S14, E34 (First Aired: Sep. 25, 2007)
Freezer unit filled with 135 million pounds of ice cream; Alcor, where researchers keep cadavers on ice in hopes of future revival.
S13, E59 (First Aired: Dec. 20, 2006)
Tree preparation at Rockefeller Center; holiday window decorations at Macy's and Herald Square; Yule Tree Farms.