Strip the City, Season 2HDClosed Captioning
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This season travel to New York City, Venice, Tokyo, Los Angeles and other cities around the world and get a better understanding of their insides. From the inflatable plugs that will stop New York from flooding in the next superstorm, to how Tokyo’s skyscrapers withstand 1500 tremors a year, and how Machu Picchu was built 11,000 feet up, explore amazing engineering feats.
|1||HDClosed CaptioningVideoNew York||NYC is situated at the corner of coastline that acts like a funnel channeling deadly storms. Using CGI animation to strip it of its steel and concrete, layer by layer, we explore the infrastructure that keeps it standing through these massive storms.||43:05||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|2||HDClosed CaptioningVideoChicago||Using CGI animation to strip it of its steel and concrete, layer by layer, we explore the infrastructure that keeps Chicago standing amidst extreme winters and fierce summer heat waves that have ravaged the city for decades.||43:05||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|3||HDClosed CaptioningVideoVenice||Venice is sinking while sea levels are rising, a recipe for disaster. Using CGI animation to strip it of its steel and concrete, layer by layer, we explore the infrastructure that keeps Venice afloat through frequent floods and erosive salt water.||43:05||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|4||HDClosed CaptioningVideoTokyo||Tokyo, home to over 35 million people, is rocked by 1500 tremors a year, and has a volcano looming over it that is overdue to erupt. Using CGI to strip it of its layers, we explore the infrastructure that keeps Tokyo ready.||43:06||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|5||HDClosed CaptioningVideoNew Orleans||Sitting on a hurricane highway, and surrounded on every side by water, New Orleans is directly exposed. Using CGI to strip it of its steel and concrete, we explore the infrastructure that keeps New Orleans safe from 30ft waves and tropical cyclones.||43:05||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|6||HDClosed CaptioningVideoParis||Paris was built on top of ancient limestone quarries and the city's modernization has taken its toll; the streets are collapsing. Using CGI to strip it, layer by layer, we explore the infrastructure that keeps it from crumbling under its own weight.||43:04||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|7||HDClosed CaptioningVideoMachu Picchu||Machu Picchu, the crown jewel of the sprawling Incan empire, is constant threatened by earthquakes, landslides, and torrential rain. Using CGI to strip it, layer by layer, we explore the infrastructure that keeps it from tumbling down the Andes mountains.||43:04||$2.99||View in iTunes|
|8||HDClosed CaptioningVideoLos Angeles||The entertainment capital of the world has been rocked by some of America's most devastating earthquakes. Despite that, downtown LA is packed with skyscrapers. Using CGI to strip it, layer by layer, we explore the infrastructure that keeps them standing.||43:04||$2.99||View in iTunes|
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In a world,,,, voice at nauseum…….
Can they just make a relaxed entertaining documentary?? The overly dramatic narrator and ridiculous sound track, and scene transitions with flashing light completely spoil of what could have just been an innocent nice little documentary….. stopped watching after 10minutes,,,,