Alaska Mega Machines

Series

Alaska Mega Machines

A look at state-of-the-art equipment in Alaska.

Genres

science & technology, technology

Cast

Rating

Rating not available

Year

None

Season

Discovery Channel

S1/E6 - Behemoths Of The Bush

finished 1 day, 15 hours ago

Discovery Channel HD

S1/E6 - Behemoths Of The Bush

finished 1 day, 15 hours ago

In this episode...
An airport made from water and ice; a fish factory; and vehicles used to travel across the tundra.
In this episode...
An airport made from water and ice; a fish factory; and vehicles used to travel across the tundra.
In this episode...
The premiere features a rugged ship built to withstand tsunami-size waves; a fleet of machines combating a massive flood in the Arctic Circle; and powerful wind turbines.
In this episode...
The Yeti, which helps keep the coldest airport in America running; tugboats that breakup ice in Alaska's busiest port; and the coldest Army post in the country.
In this episode...
A dam is built to power a town on the remote island of Sitka. Also: the world's largest helicopters; and a boat lift, which hauls a fishing ship in high winds.
In this episode...
Alaska's Coast Guard, which maintains buoys that stand three stories tall; explosive machinery that yields big rewards 800 feet beneath ground; and a steel ferry.
In this episode...
A train-carrying barge; a flying ambulance; and the national missile defense system.
In this episode...
An airport made from water and ice; a fish factory; and vehicles used to travel across the tundra.