Impossible Engineering (2015)


Genre: Documentary , History

Plot: Impossible Engineering looks at the history of pioneering modern-day mega structures. Behind every seemingly impossible marvel of modern engineering is a cast of historic trailblazers who designed new building techniques, took risks on untested materials and revolutionised their field. It is a tribute to their achievements. Each episode details how giant structures, record-beating buildings, and the world’s most cutting-edge ships, trains and planes are built and work using 3D graphics, archive and specially shot footage. As this series revels in these modern day creations, it leaps back in time to recount the stories of the exceptional engineers whose technological advances made it all possible. Read More



Episode 2: Mars Rover Declassified
Episode 1: World's Largest Crane Vessel
Episode 4: Titan on the Water
Episode 3: Kings of the Battlefield
Episode 2: World’s Greatest Waterworks
Episode 1: World's Largest Plane: Stratolaunch
Episode 4: World's Strongest Ship
Episode 3: Texas Super Skyscraper
Episode 2: Seattle Super Bridge
Episode 1: Secrets of the Supertanker
Episode 8: Conquering Avalanche Country
Episode 7: World's Highest Bridge
Episode 6: Spy Plane Declassified
Episode 5: World's Biggest Airport
Episode 4: NYC Mega Tower
Episode 3: F-35 Fighter Jet
Episode 2: World's Toughest Tunnels
Episode 1: Dubai's Impossible Island
Episode 6: Rise of the Hyperloop
Episode 5: NYC Monster Train
Episode 4: Himalaya Mega Bridge
Episode 3: Monster of the Andes
Episode 2: The Trains That Built America
Episode 1: Beasts of the Bayou
Episode 10: World's Greatest Yacht
Episode 9: Himalayan Mega Train
Episode 8: World's Fastest Car
Episode 7: US Navy's Aircraft Carrier
Episode 6: Underwater Mega Tower
Episode 5: The Real Iron Man Suit
Episode 4: Skyscrapers of the Deep
Episode 3: US Army's Super Tank
Episode 2: NYC Mega Build
Episode 1: Chernobyl's Toughest Fix
Episode 6: Trains of Deadly Seas
Episode 5: Monster Mountain Trains
Episode 4: Trains of the Abyss
Episode 3: Mega City Trains
Episode 2: World's Fastest Trains
Episode 1: Deadliest Trains
Episode 12: Monster Oil Rig
Episode 11: World's Tallest Roller Coaster
Episode 10: World's Biggest Aircraft
Episode 9: Inside the Tesla Factory
Episode 8: U.S. Navy's Super Ship
Episode 7: International Space Station
Episode 6: The Invincible Tower
Episode 5: Mega City Railway
Episode 4: Ice Base
Episode 3: World's Biggest Ship
Episode 2: Panama Canal Overhaul
Episode 1: World's Largest Radio Telescope
Episode 8: The Glass Skyscraper
Episode 7: U.S. Navy's Super Submarine
Episode 6: World's Biggest Cruise Ship
Episode 5: World's Longest Tunnel
Episode 4: World's Most Powerful Dam
Episode 3: Ultimate Football Stadium
Episode 2: World's Tallest Bridge
Episode 1: NASA's Rocket to Mars
Episode 6: World's Largest Plane
Episode 5: World's Fastest Train
Episode 4: Ultimate Airport
Episode 3: Skyscraper of the Future
Episode 2: Ultimate Warship
Episode 1: Mega Bridge