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Air Date: Sun, Jan 19, 2020 10:00 PM
Follow Steve Backshall to Oman, where he plans to drop nearly 400 meters into the deepest canyon in Southern Arabia. In the scorching desert heat, Steve and his team will explore an area where no human has ever set foot.
Air Date: Wed, Sep 11, 2019 9:00 PM
Gemstones like diamonds, rubies, opal and jade are some of Earth’s ultimate treasures. Delve into the depths to discover how these precious stones are forged and what explains the unique allure of each captivating gemstone.
Air Date: Wed, Oct 10, 2018 10:00 PM
Volcanologists explore Nyamuragira, one of the world’s most active volcanoes in central Africa.
Air Date: Wed, Oct 10, 2018 9:00 PM
In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, climb up the cone of Nyiragongo, one of the world’s least studied volcanoes. Join volcanologists as they descend into its crater, down toward its bubbling and seething lava lake, to try to discover when it will erupt next.
Air Date: Wed, Jul 25, 2018 10:00 PM
Drill down to discover how Earth’s natural treasures provide bountiful energy to power our modern world yet are also driving us to seek new, cleaner alternatives that can help us keep the lights on.
Air Date: Wed, Jul 18, 2018 10:00 PM
Gold, bronze, iron, steel: these metals are pillars of our civilization, but what makes them so special? Discover their unique properties and explore how our mastery of metals has led us from the stone age to today’s hi-tech world.
Air Date: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 11:30 PM
Host Eric Gorges combs the country for America’s finest craftsmen, documenting what it means to be a modern-day maker. In each episode, Eric explains the history of an old-world craft as it is practiced in America today.
Air Date: Thu, Jun 8, 2017 11:30 PM
John Yothers builds beautiful and very functional wooden boats. Host Eric Gorges learns the proper way to blueprint a boat and also what goes into building a boat from scratch.
Air Date: Thu, Jun 1, 2017 11:30 PM
Host Eric Gorges combs the country for America’s finest craftsmen, documenting what it means to be a modern-day maker. In each episode, Eric explains the history of an old-world craft as it is practiced in America today.   The Book Maker Chad Pastotnik makes fine art books.
Air Date: Thu, May 18, 2017 11:30 PM
Host Eric Gorges visits with Lorelei Sims. Lorelei is a talented blacksmith in a mostly male dominated trade.   Eric learns how to make a dagger. Over the course of the conversation, the life of a blacksmith is revealed.
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