Archive for February, 2006

Super Sub

Monday, February 27th, 2006
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USS Texas

The documentary features the US navy’s newest nuclear-powered submarine, the USS Texas.

Nature Tech: Avalanches

Saturday, February 25th, 2006

Avalanches
Modern Marvels takes a look at the destruction avalanches can cause.

Weird Weapons: The Axis

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006

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Modern Marvels takes a look at some of the strangest weapons used by Axis forces in WW II.

Skin Deep

Monday, February 20th, 2006

House uncovers a startling secret when he treats a teenage supermodel for heroin addiction. Meanwhile, Wilson hopes the increased leg pain in House’s leg is an indication his leg nerves are regenerating.

Candy

Wednesday, February 15th, 2006

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Candy
Modern Marvels examines how millions of pounds of chocolates and other candies are made every year.

Distractions

Tuesday, February 14th, 2006

While a severely burned teenager is admitted and his blood tests come back with strange results, House makes himself the guinea pig in his own unofficial tests of a new drug designed to treat migraines to prove a former medical school colleague is wrong about the drug.

Dave Chappelle

Monday, February 13th, 2006
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Dave Chappelle
Comedian Dave Chappelle discusses his TV and film work, including “Chappelle’s Show,” “Blue Streak” and “Undercover Brother.”

World’s Most Dangerous Gang – MS-13

Sunday, February 12th, 2006
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Correspondent Lisa Ling and her crew take viewers deep into the dangerous world of MS-13, regarded to be the world’s most dangerous gang. From it’s early beginnings to the growth of this ‘new mafia’, the gang’s history, system and life is explained. The documentary includes interviews with former and current members of MS-13, including one of the earliest members from when it first formed.

Engineering Disasters 18

Thursday, February 9th, 2006

Miller Park
Modern Marvels shows more of the world’s biggest engineering disasters. We look at faults in the U.S. Army’s Stryker Light Armored Vehicle, the Sunjiawan coal-mine explosion in China in 2005, the death of three iron workers at Milwaukee’s Miller Park in 1999, and much more

Weird Weapons: The Allies

Thursday, February 9th, 2006

WW II
Modern Marvels takes a look at some of the strangest weapons used by Allied forces in WW II.