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Super Skyscrapers

This series follows the building of four extraordinary skyscrapers showing how they will revolutionize where we live, work, how we protect ourselves from earthquakes and terrorist attacks -- and even control the amount of energy we use. As well as following the engineering and construction challenges, this series uses state-of-the-art graphics to bring out the full drama of the build. We will meet the architects and other characters involved in each colossus. How will these new skyscrapers tackle a set of tough questions? How do you protect a skyscraper against a terrorist attack? How do you make a super-tall environmentally . . .

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Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 9:00 PM    "The Vertical City" Shanghai Tower is a collection of businesses, services and hotels all in one place, fitting a population the size of Monaco into a footprint the size of a football field. When complete, the structure will dominate Shanghai's skyline, towering 120 stories over its neighbors as a testament to China's economic success and the ambitions of the city's wealthy elite. Part 3 of 4 G
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Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 9:00 PM "The Vertical City" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Feb 23, 2014 - 4:00 AM "The Vertical City" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014 - 9:00 PM "The Billionaire Building" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Mar 2, 2014 - 4:00 AM "The Billionaire Building" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 - 9:00 PM "One World Trade Center" (IDAHO)
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Monday, May 4, 2015 - 3:00 AM "One World Trade Center" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 9:00 PM "Building The Future" (IDAHO)
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Monday, May 11, 2015 - 3:00 AM "Building The Future" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 9:00 PM "The Vertical City" (IDAHO)
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Monday, May 18, 2015 - 3:00 AM "The Vertical City" (IDAHO)
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