Big, Bigger, Biggest, Series 3

Examining the advances in engineering that made some of the world’s most iconic structures possible. Read More

Product details
  • DVD
    Product Type:
  • 2
    Discs:
  • Genre:
  • 270 mins
    Running Time:
  • Yes
    Special Features:
  • 16:9 Widescreen
    Aspect Ratio:
  • All
    Region:
  • PAL
    Format:
  • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
    Audio:
  • 6th June 2012
    Release Date:
  • Rating:
  • Buy it now

Overview

Big, Bigger, Biggest is back - and it’s bigger than ever. Six episodes reveal the key inventions that allowed structures to evolve from simple and small into complex and BIG.
 
Each episode opens showcasing the largest example of its kind and asks the question, ‘how did it grow so big?’ Then a whirlwind tour of CGI, demonstrations and actuality delivers the answer.

Superstructures grow, evolve, bend, twist, move and collapse to reveal their secret workings - buckle up and prepare to be amazed!

Episodes:

  • Canal - Panama Canal
  • Icebreaker - Timofey Guzhenko
  • Metro - London Underground
  • Prison - North Branch Correctional Institution
  • Tower - Canton Tower
  • Train - Train à Grande Vitesse
 

Special Features:
    • Subtitles include English for the hard of hearing 
Language: English
Subtitles: English
Barcode: 9322225096141

Product Reviews (1)

15 May 2012 11:16 AEST
aileen symington
from: Geraldton Western Australia
Rating:

Great for students to understand this technology, even for 73 yrs old wanting to learn more.

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