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|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||History Channel (Television network); Arts and Entertainment Network.; New Video Group.; Actuality Productions.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (approximately 188 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD ; Dolby digital stereo.|
|Contents:||Engineering disasters 12. The dramatic stories behind the infamous Texas A & M bonfire collapse and a Milwaukee drinking water contamination are revealed in this compelling episode, as well as a tank design flaw that contributed to thousands of World War II deaths, and why Denver's airport baggage system turned into a high-tech nightmare. Engineering disasters 13. Modern Marvels attemps to answer questions about why Patriot missiles failed to work, how 7 World Trade Center Building crumbled without being hit on September 11, the toxic waste-filled Love Canal, and the Coconut Grove nightclub fire. Engineering disasters 14. A flash flood of molasses, a massive oil tanker explosion, and a terrifying subway cave-in are among the disastrous events probed in this episode of Modern marvels utilizing interviews with experts who detail what went wrong. Engineering disasters 15. A devastating flood brings Chicago to a standstill, a terrifying accident traps hundreds in an Alpine tunnel, A Mississippi riverboat explodes, and a cockpit warning system malfunction results in a fiery crash in this stunning program.|
|Other Titles:||History Channel presents The best of Modern Marvels.
Modern marvels (Television program)
|Responsibility:||the History Channel presents ; produced by Digital Ranch, Jupiter Entertainment, and Hearst/Actuality for the History Channel.|