Modern Marvels

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  • Original run:
    10 Dec 1993 – …
  • Country of origin:
  • Network:
  • Watched by:
    35 of 636 7600.01%
  • Total running time:
    1 month 1 day 6 hours 3 minutes
  • Episode duration:
    60 minutes
  • IMDB rating:
    8.1 of 10 1 650
  • MyShows rating:
    4.43 of 5 7

Description

HISTORY's longest-running series moves to H2. Modern Marvels celebrates the ingenuity, invention and imagination found in the world around us. From commonplace items like ink and coffee to architectural masterpieces and engineering disasters, the hit series goes beyond the basics to provide insight and history into things we wonder about and that impact our lives. This series tells fascinating stories of the doers, the dreamers and sometime-schemers that create everyday items, technological breakthroughs and manmade wonders. The hit series goes deep to explore the leading edge of human inspiration and ambition.

15×43 Fry It
01.04.2010
15×44 Mega Meals
25.03.2010
15×42 Night
26.12.2008
15×41 Measure It
23.12.2008
15×40 Super Human
22.12.2008
15×39 Retro Tech
19.12.2008
15×38 Car Wash
09.12.2008
15×37 Salt
01.12.2008
15×36 The Turkey
24.11.2008
15×35 The Horse
19.11.2008
15×34 Halloween Tech
27.10.2008
15×33 Bull's-Eye
20.10.2008
15×32 Corrosion & Decomposition
13.10.2008
15×31 Soft Drinks
29.09.2008
15×30 Mold & Fungus
18.09.2008
15×29 Dangerous Roads
28.08.2008
15×28 Wheat
27.08.2008
15×27 Iron
14.08.2008
15×26 Secrets Of Oil
31.07.2008
15×25 Coin Operated
24.07.2008
15×24 Batman Tech
21.07.2008
15×23 Underwear
17.07.2008
15×22 Crashes
10.07.2008
15×21 Bathroom Tech (2)
30.06.2008
15×20 Ice Cream
23.06.2008
15×19 Corpse Tech
20.06.2008
15×18 Lead
16.06.2008
15×17 Super Hot
09.06.2008
15×16 Most Dangerous
06.06.2008
15×15 Axes
30.05.2008
15×14 Axes
30.05.2008
15×13 Nikola Tesla's Mad Electricity
14.05.2008
15×12 Rats
30.04.2008
15×11 Locomotives
07.04.2008
15×10 Ultimate Gadgets
04.04.2008
15×9 Bread
24.03.2008
15×8 Alaskan Fishing
19.03.2008
15×7 Whiskey
17.03.2008
15×6 Strange Weapons
10.03.2008
15×5 World's Strongest (3)
06.03.2008
15×4 Superhighways
28.02.2008
15×3 90's Tech
07.02.2008
15×2 Carbon
14.01.2008
15×1 Milk
07.01.2008
14×6 More Ice
28.10.2009
14×87 Fast Food Tech
26.12.2007
14×44 Fast Food Tech
24.12.2007
14×43 Cold Cuts
17.12.2007
14×85 Most Shocking
10.12.2007
14×42 Most Shocking
10.12.2007
14×84 Rocks
03.12.2007
14×41 Rocks
03.12.2007
14×83 The Pig
27.11.2007
14×40 The Pig
27.11.2007
14×82 Corn
19.11.2007
14×39 Corn
19.11.2007
14×81 Environmental Tech (2)
12.11.2007
14×38 Environmental Tech (2)
12.11.2007
14×80 Engineering Disasters (21)
25.10.2007
14×37 Engineering Disasters (21)
25.10.2007
14×79 World's Sharpest
11.10.2007
14×36 World's Sharpest
11.10.2007
14×78 Acid
01.10.2007
14×35 Acid
01.10.2007
14×77 Deep Freeze
25.09.2007
14×34 Deep Freeze
25.09.2007
14×76 Extreme Aircraft (2)
20.09.2007
14×33 Extreme Aircraft (2)
20.09.2007
14×31 Batteries
19.09.2007
14×75 Star Wars Tech
03.09.2007
14×32 Star Wars Tech
03.09.2007
14×74 Traps
27.08.2007
14×30 Traps
27.08.2007
14×73 Vacuums
23.08.2007
14×29 Vacuums
23.08.2007
14×72 Bedroom Tech
13.08.2007
14×28 Bedroom Tech
13.08.2007
14×71 Chocolate
06.08.2007
14×27 Chocolate
06.08.2007
14×70 Sticky Stuff
30.07.2007
14×26 Sticky Stuff
30.07.2007
14×69 Aluminum
25.07.2007
14×25 Aluminum
25.07.2007
14×68 Saws
18.07.2007
14×24 Saws
18.07.2007
14×67 Cheese
27.06.2007
14×23 Cheese
27.06.2007
14×66 Fertilizer
20.06.2007
14×22 Fertilizer
20.06.2007
14×65 Truck Stops
13.06.2007
14×21 Truck Stops
13.06.2007
14×64 70's Tech
30.05.2007
14×63 Engineering Disasters of the 70's
30.05.2007
14×20 70's Tech
30.05.2007
14×19 Engineering Disasters of the 70's
30.05.2007
14×62 World's Strongest (2)
23.05.2007
14×18 World's Strongest (2)
23.05.2007
14×61 60's Tech
16.05.2007
14×60 It Came from Outer Space
16.05.2007
14×17 It Came from Outer Space
16.05.2007
14×16 60's Tech
16.05.2007
14×59 Welding
09.05.2007
14×15 Welding
09.05.2007
14×58 Deep Sea Salvage
02.05.2007
14×14 Deep Sea Salvage
02.05.2007
14×57 More Military Movers
18.04.2007
14×13 More Military Movers
18.04.2007
14×56 Yard Tech
12.04.2007
14×12 Yard Tech
12.04.2007
14×55 Dams
28.03.2007
14×11 Dams
28.03.2007
14×54 Barbarian Battle Tech
04.03.2007
14×10 Barbarian Battle Tech
04.03.2007
14×53 Weapons of Mass Destruction
21.02.2007
14×9 Weapons of Mass Destruction
21.02.2007
14×52 Star Trek Tech
18.02.2007
14×8 Star Trek Tech
18.02.2007
14×51 The Destroyer
13.02.2007
14×7 The Destroyer
13.02.2007
14×50 Ice
11.02.2007
14×5 Ice
11.02.2007
14×49 Pumps
07.02.2007
14×4 Pumps
07.02.2007
14×48 Environmental Tech
24.01.2007
14×2 Environmental Tech
24.01.2007
14×47 Balls
17.01.2007
14×1 Balls
17.01.2007
14×3 Canning
20.02.2006
13×59 Christmas Tech
20.12.2006
13×58 Tea
13.12.2006
13×54 Snow
10.12.2006
13×56 Engineering Disasters (20)
06.12.2006
13×55 Harvesting (2)
29.11.2006
13×51 Wine
29.11.2006
13×50 Breakfast Tech
28.11.2006
13×52 Supermarket
15.11.2006
13×48 Tobacco
08.11.2006
13×47 Tomcat Sunset
01.11.2006
13×49 World's Strongest (1)
18.10.2006
13×45 Distilleries (2)
11.10.2006
13×44 Ink
04.10.2006
13×46 Stealth & Beyond: Sea Stealth
27.09.2006
13×42 Stealth & Beyond: Air Stealth
27.09.2006
13×41 Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway
26.09.2006
13×43 Cities Of The Underworld
21.09.2006
13×39 Freight Trains
20.09.2006
13×37 Building In The Name Of God
18.09.2006
13×38 Shotguns
17.09.2006
13×35 Copper
13.09.2006
13×36 Cola Wars
07.09.2006
13×33 Water
06.09.2006
13×34 Levees
30.08.2006
13×31 Mummy Tech
23.08.2006
13×30 B-25 Bomber
05.08.2006
13×32 Batteries
03.08.2006
13×57 Nuts
02.08.2006
13×53 The AK-47
28.07.2006
13×28 Super Tools: Skyscraper
28.07.2006
13×27 World's Biggest Machines (5)
26.07.2006
13×26 Boneyard: Where Machines End Their Lives
26.07.2006
13×25 Pirate Tech
12.07.2006
13×24 High Explosives
03.07.2006
13×23 BBQ Tech
28.06.2006
13×40 Horsepower
21.06.2006
13×22 Horsepower
21.06.2006
13×21 Money
19.06.2006
13×20 Heavy Metals: Copper, Uranium, Chromium, Lead, Nickel And Zinc
14.06.2006
13×19 Copper Kings
12.06.2006
13×18 Ben Franklin Tech
25.05.2006
13×17 '80's Tech
24.05.2006
13×16 Drilling
10.05.2006
13×15 Shovels
03.05.2006
13×13 Shovels
03.05.2006
13×14 Hi-Tech Hitler
02.05.2006
13×12 Hi-Tech Hitler
02.05.2006
13×11 Insulation
26.04.2006
13×10 Engineering Disasters (19)
22.03.2006
13×9 Leather
08.03.2006
13×8 Engineering Disasters: New Orleans
28.02.2006
13×7 Nature Tech: Avalanches
24.02.2006
13×6 Weird Weapons: The Axis
21.02.2006
13×5 Candy
14.02.2006
13×4 Engineering Disasters (18)
08.02.2006
13×3 Cotton
18.01.2006
13×2 Fire
11.01.2006
13×1 Containers
04.01.2006
13×60 Wind
01.01.2006
12×22 Punishment
16.07.2012
12×49 HMS Victory
24.05.2006
12×64 Weird Weapons: The Allies
08.02.2006
12×67 Nature Tech: Hurricanes
29.12.2005
12×66 Walt Disney World
25.12.2005
12×65 More Snackfood Tech
20.12.2005
12×63 Hardware (2)
06.12.2005
12×62 Custom Cars
05.12.2005
12×61 Da Vinci Tech
04.12.2005
12×60 The Lumberyard
30.11.2005
12×59 Brewing
16.11.2005
12×58 Engineering Disasters (17)
02.11.2005
12×57 Secret Allied Aircraft Of WWII
14.10.2005
12×56 The Auto Shop
05.10.2005
12×55 German Small Arms Of WWII
24.09.2005
12×54 F117: Nighthawk Stealth
22.09.2005
12×53 Cereal: History In A Bowl
14.09.2005
12×52 Sugar
14.09.2005
12×51 Coffee
14.09.2005
12×50 Cereal: History In A Bowl
14.09.2005
12×48 HMS Victory
02.09.2005
12×47 Wiring America
31.08.2005
12×46 High Risk: Helicopter Linemen
31.08.2005
12×45 B-2 Bomber
26.08.2005
12×44 The World's Fastest
24.08.2005
12×43 Route 66
24.08.2005
12×42 Secret Luftwaffe Aircraft Of WWII
17.08.2005
12×41 Lube Job
10.08.2005
12×40 Dredging
03.08.2005
12×39 World's Biggest Machines (4)
02.08.2005
12×38 Challenger Tank
29.07.2005
12×37 Sewers
27.07.2005
12×36 Cowboy Tech
20.07.2005
12×35 Mountain Roads
05.07.2005
12×34 Secrets Of Soviet Space Disasters
01.07.2005
12×33 Edison Tech
29.06.2005
12×32 Future Tech
22.06.2005
12×31 Boys Toys: Private Collections
19.06.2005
12×30 Secret Japanese Aircraft Of WWII
16.06.2005
12×29 The Cape Cod Canal
15.06.2005
12×28 The John Hancock Center
08.06.2005
12×27 Machines Of D-Day
03.06.2005
12×26 Civil War Tech
25.05.2005
12×25 F/A-22 Raptor
20.05.2005
12×24 Glue
18.05.2005
12×23 Bricks
11.05.2005
12×21 Mega Movers
27.04.2005
12×20 Paint
27.04.2005
12×19 The Basement
26.04.2005
12×18 The Doomsday Clock
07.04.2005
12×17 Deadliest Weapons
16.03.2005
12×16 SWAT
09.03.2005
12×15 Taxidermy
09.03.2005
12×14 Edwards Air Force Base
02.03.2005
12×13 Howard Hughes Tech
28.02.2005
12×12 The Great Bridge: 8 Miles Of Steel
23.02.2005
12×11 Sub-Zero
23.02.2005
12×10 Desert Tech
23.02.2005
12×9 Firefighting! Containing the Demon
15.02.2005
12×8 George Washington Carver Tech
15.02.2005
12×7 Blackbird Stealth!
04.02.2005
12×6 The Butcher
01.02.2005
12×5 World's Biggest Machines (3)
26.01.2005
12×4 Nature's Engineers (2)
18.01.2005
12×3 The Arch
12.01.2005
12×2 Car Tech Of The Future
06.01.2005
12×1 Poison
05.01.2005
11×76 The Computer
06.02.2012
11×47 Guns of Israel
03.08.2006
11×46 Wiring America
31.08.2005
11×43 The World's Fastest
24.08.2005
11×18 The Doomsday Clock
07.04.2005
11×6 The Butcher
01.02.2005
11×75 Doomsday Tech (2)
28.12.2004
11×74 Doomsday Tech (1)
28.12.2004
11×73 Engineering Disasters (16)
23.12.2004
11×72 Ancient Discoveries (3)
22.12.2004
11×72 Ancient Discoveries (3)
22.12.2004
11×72 Ancient Discoveries (3)
22.12.2004
11×71 Ancient Discoveries (2)
22.12.2004
11×70 Ancient Discoveries (1)
22.12.2004
11×69 Dangerous Cargo (2)
21.12.2004
11×68 Commercial Fishing
21.12.2004
11×67 Snackfood Tech (1)
16.12.2004
11×66 Engineering Disasters (15)
08.12.2004
11×65 Washington Monument
01.12.2004
11×64 Movie Theaters
24.11.2004
11×63 Engineering Disasters (14)
23.11.2004
11×62 Sub Disasters
17.11.2004
11×61 Engineering Disasters (13)
16.11.2004
11×60 Surveillance Tech
10.11.2004
11×59 Engineering Disasters (12)
09.11.2004
11×58 M1 Abrams Supertank!
29.10.2004
11×56 The World's Longest Bridge
27.10.2004
11×55 Engineering Disasters (11)
26.10.2004
11×54 Gas Tech
20.10.2004
11×53 Presidential Movers
20.10.2004
11×52 Engineering Disasters (10)
19.10.2004
11×51 Guns Of The Civil War
15.10.2004
11×50 Engineering Disasters (9)
12.10.2004
11×49 Harvesting
06.10.2004
11×48 Engineering Disasters (8)
05.10.2004
11×45 World's Biggest Machines (2)
29.09.2004
11×44 St. Lawrence Tech
22.09.2004
11×42 St. Lawrence Seaway
15.09.2004
11×41 Police Pursuit
15.09.2004
11×40 SOS Tech
08.09.2004
11×39 The Sears Tower
08.09.2004
11×38 Building A Skyscraper (4): The Arteries
07.09.2004
11×37 Building A Skyscraper (3): The Human Environment
07.09.2004
11×36 Building A Skyscraper (2): The Exterior
06.09.2004
11×35 Building A Skyscraper (1): The Skeleton
06.09.2004
11×34 George Washington Bridge
01.09.2004
11×33 Extreme Aircraft (1)
25.08.2004
11×32 Athens Subway
18.08.2004
11×31 Engineering Disasters (7)
11.08.2004
11×30 Oil Tankers
04.08.2004
11×29 World War I Tech
28.07.2004
11×28 Apollo 11
21.07.2004
11×27 Distilleries
14.07.2004
11×26 Nuclear Technology
08.07.2004
11×25 Robots
06.07.2004
11×24 Greatest Movie Gadgets
17.06.2004
11×23 City Water
15.06.2004
11×22 Rubber
09.06.2004
11×21 A-10 Tankbuster
07.06.2004
11×20 D-Day Tech
03.06.2004
11×19 Plane Crashes
26.05.2004
11×17 Hydraulics
12.05.2004
11×16 F-18 Hornet
30.04.2004
11×15 Engineering Disasters (6)
28.04.2004
11×14 Bathroom Tech (1)
21.04.2004
11×13 The Power Grid
14.04.2004
11×12 Bible Tech
07.04.2004
11×11 Nature's Engineers
31.03.2004
11×10 Front Line Reporting
19.03.2004
11×9 Command Central
17.03.2004
11×8 Oil Fire Fighting
03.03.2004
11×7 Racetrack Tech
18.02.2004
11×5 Gangster Guns
12.02.2004
11×4 Pacific Coast Highway
04.02.2004
11×3 Submarines
22.01.2004
11×2 The F-15
17.01.2004
11×1 Guns Of The Russian Military
16.01.2004
10×78 Early machine guns
01.10.2007
10×28 Engineering Disasters (7)
11.08.2004
10×14 F-18 Hornet
30.04.2004
10×11 The Power Grid
14.04.2004
10×86 Engineering Disasters (5)
30.12.2003
10×85 Toys
23.12.2003
10×84 The Berlin Wall
19.12.2003
10×83 Egyptian Pyramids
18.12.2003
10×82 Technology Of Kitty Hawk
17.12.2003
10×81 Sports Cars
04.12.2003
10×80 Wheel Estate
03.12.2003
10×79 Tailgating
03.12.2003
10×77 Extreme Gadgets
02.12.2003
10×76 B-52
28.11.2003
10×75 The Technology Of Lewis And Clark
27.11.2003
10×73 ET Tech
25.11.2003
10×72 Guns of Infamy
17.11.2003
10×71 Extreme Trucks
12.11.2003
10×69 Shipyards
05.11.2003
10×68 Inviting Disaster (4)
04.11.2003
10×67 Inviting Disaster (3)
04.11.2003
10×66 FBI's Crime Lab
29.10.2003
10×65 Inviting Disaster (2): The Kursk
28.10.2003
10×63 Panzers
22.10.2003
10×62 The Luftwaffe
22.10.2003
10×61 Inviting Disaster (1): Three Mile Island
21.10.2003
10×60 Lake Pontchartrain Causeway
15.10.2003
10×59 Smart Bombs
30.09.2003
10×56 The PT Boats
24.09.2003
10×55 Machu Picchu
24.09.2003
10×54 Terror Tech: Civilian
08.09.2003
10×53 Overseas Highway
03.09.2003
10×52 Space Shuttle Columbia
26.08.2003
10×51 Landmines
21.08.2003
10×50 Metal
19.08.2003
10×49 The Gunboats of Vietnam
18.08.2003
10×48 Aircraft Carrier
15.08.2003
10×47 Bullets
13.08.2003
10×46 Terror Tech: Defending The Highrise
12.08.2003
10×45 Police Guns
07.08.2003
10×44 Military Movers (1)
06.08.2003
10×43 Nature Tech: Tornadoes
05.08.2003
10×42 Terror Tech: Military
05.08.2003
10×41 Loading Docks
30.07.2003
10×40 Convertibles
24.07.2003
10×39 Sandhogs
23.07.2003
10×38 Car Crashes
23.07.2003
10×37 4x4
22.07.2003
10×36 Breaking The Sound Barrier
16.07.2003
10×35 Logging Tech
09.07.2003
10×34 Nature Tech: Tsunamis
08.07.2003
10×33 Engineering Disasters (4)
02.07.2003
10×32 More Engineering Disasters
02.07.2003
10×31 Gunslingers
26.06.2003
10×30 Dangerous Cargo (1)
25.06.2003
10×29 High Voltage
24.06.2003
10×27 Exterminator
03.06.2003
10×26 Cosmodrome
26.05.2003
10×25 Torture Devices
22.05.2003
10×24 Harley-Davidson
21.05.2003
10×23 Tank Crews
15.05.2003
10×22 T-34: Russian Victory
10.05.2003
10×21 MiG 15
10.05.2003
10×20 U.S. Guns Of World War II
08.05.2003
10×19 Ball Turret Gunners
01.05.2003
10×18 Machine Guns
30.04.2003
10×17 Secrets Of The Acropolis
10.04.2003
10×16 Coal Mines
02.04.2003
10×15 Titanic Tech
01.04.2003
10×13 Black Hawk: Night Stalker
26.03.2003
10×12 Army Corps Of Engineers
18.03.2003
10×10 Non-Lethal Weapons
13.03.2003
10×9 Bullet Trains
11.03.2003
10×8 Mackinac Bridge
05.03.2003
10×7 Twin Towers Of The East
04.03.2003
10×6 Alcan Highway
11.02.2003
10×5 Booby Traps
04.02.2003
10×4 Winter Warriors
31.01.2003
10×3 Ice Road Truckers
30.01.2003
10×2 Castles & Dungeons
07.01.2003
10×1 Trans-Siberian Railroad
01.01.2003
10×64 U-Boats
20.01.2001