Alaska Mega Machines

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  • 2016
  • 1 Season
  • 6.7  (13)

Alaska is known for its great beauty and inspirational landscapes. However, it is equally as notorious for its rugged terrain, brutal winters and remote locations. Still, like everywhere, life goes on in Alaska throughout the dead of winter. Everyday tasks often become extraordinary challenges. But, with the help of colossal equipment and machines, residents are able to not only endure, but thrive and enjoy among the sub-zero temperatures, steep mountainous terrain and fragile-sometimes deadly-ice.

Alaska Mega Machines
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Behemoths of the Bush
6. Behemoths of the Bush
June 1, 2016
Only in Alaska can you find an airport made from nothing but water and ice. Hardy vehicles brave the arctic to travel across the tundra. And next to a field of moose, 16 missiles stand by to prevent a nuclear disaster.
Warriors in the Last Frontier
5. Warriors in the Last Frontier
May 25, 2016
A barge carries an entire train along Alaska's high seas; a flying ambulance saves lives at 14,000 feet; 16 missiles stand by to prevent a nuclear disaster.
Bering Sea Giants
4. Bering Sea Giants
May 18, 2016
Alaska's Coast Guard fights the most dangerous waters in the state to maintain buoys standing three stories tall. Explosive machinery yields big rewards 800 feet below Alaska's surface. An army of Alaskans build a steel ferry...several tons at a time.
Gargantuan off the Grid
3. Gargantuan off the Grid
May 11, 2016
On the remote island of Sitka, Alaskan engineers construct a gargantuan dam to power the entire town. Ride shotgun on a dangerous mission on the world's largest helicopters. And, Alaska's biggest boat lift hauls a 400-ton fishing ship in high winds.
The Yeti Strikes Back
2. The Yeti Strikes Back
May 4, 2016
Alaskan engineers build a massive dam to power an entire town; the world's largest helicopters; Alaska's largest boat lift hauls a 400-ton fishing ship in high winds.
Beasts of the Arctic
1. Beasts of the Arctic
April 27, 2016
A ship built to endure tsunami size waves travels on a highway unlike any other in North America; a fleet of machines combats a huge flood in the Arctic Circle; the biggest, most powerful wind turbines in Alaska.
Description

Alaska is known for its great beauty and inspirational landscapes. However, it is equally as notorious for its rugged terrain, brutal winters and remote locations. Still, like everywhere, life goes on in Alaska throughout the dead of winter. Everyday tasks often become extraordinary challenges. But, with the help of colossal equipment and machines, residents are able to not only endure, but thrive and enjoy among the sub-zero temperatures, steep mountainous terrain and fragile-sometimes deadly-ice.

Alaska Mega Machines is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on April 27, 2016.

Where to Watch Alaska Mega Machines

Alaska Mega Machines is available for streaming on the Science website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Alaska Mega Machines on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Science Channel, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    April 27, 2016
  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (13)