Marine Machines

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  • 2011
  • 1 Season
  • 5.4  (5)

Marine Machines is a documentary series about working and exploring marine life with the use of water vehicles and/or machines. Specifically, it follows the world revolving around submarines, speed boats, etc. Each episode explains the workings of a different machine. The show also goes into further detail by researching and presenting how certain organizations utilize each machine. The information gathered by the documentary team is meant to inform and enlighten the audience about the vast inventory of machines and how the various organizations operate each one. Furthermore, with the knowledge presented, this show is made to broaden the understanding of what explorers, fishermen, navy men, and others utilize on a day-to-day basis, giving an unbiased look at professions that lie among the people of the sea. Facts and statistics are given as well to solidify and place the foundation for how the machines and the people behind them are known on a much broader scale.

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Rescue
13. Rescue
February 11, 2005
When everyone else runs for the high ground, rescuers risk their lives to save those in need. They combine their courage with the capabilities of their amazing marine machines to get the job done.
Risky Business Underwater
12. Risky Business Underwater
December 16, 2011
Every day, around the world, thousands of men and woman dive to work. They repair and maintain offshore oilrigs, search for victims of tragedy and crime, even plunge into tanks of raw sewage, performing dangerous, but essential, jobs.
A Bombs and Other Weapons Lost at Sea
11. A Bombs and Other Weapons Lost at Sea
December 26, 2011
Our coastlines and harbors are littered with tens of millions of unexploded shells, mines, and even atomic bombs. Finding them is tough, risky work, but for a boatload of American fisherman, searching for a 40-year-old hydrogen bomb is an obsession.
War: Striking from Below
10. War: Striking from Below
December 16, 2011
As the age of giant battleships steams to a close, modern combat at sea has become a contest of on-shore stealth, wave-skimming hovercraft, scuba-wearing commandos, and an arsenal of deadly accurate missiles, torpedoes, and mines.
Stealth: Shadows On the Sea
9. Stealth: Shadows On the Sea
December 15, 2011
Naval tactics have changed since the days of great battleships. Broadside firefights have been replaced by concealed precision strikes. Since the invention of radar, hiding a ship in open water is difficult, but not impossible with new stealth technology.
Harnessing the Power of the Seas
8. Harnessing the Power of the Seas
October 13, 2011
Visit fascinating new installations in England, France, Iceland, Scotland, Denmark, and Canada for a close-up look at how scientists and engineers are converting the raw fury of the ocean into an infinite supply of non-polluting energy.
Dreams of Atlantis
7. Dreams of Atlantis
August 10, 2011
15 meters below the surface of the Gulf of Mexico, teams of astronauts and aquanauts are living, working, sleeping and studying the marine environment in a self-contained habitat called Aquarius. Its a vision of a future of life undersea.
The American Queen
6. The American Queen
October 3, 2011
The largest Sternwheeler ever built plies the Mississippi River, complete with old fashioned tunes and riverboat gamblers. Its steam powered engine gets a close up look along with its many decks and shallow draught construction.
Extreme Diving
5. Extreme Diving
October 8, 2011
It is one of the most popular and revolutionary Marine Machines ever invented. For the past 60 years, Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus, or scuba, has enabled millions of enthusiasts to enter an unseen world of wonders.
Iceberg Wars
4. Iceberg Wars
September 26, 2011
Icebergs are the biggest most menacing killers marauding the seas. This is the story of the International Ice Patrol, and others who protect the shipping, fishing and oil and gas platforms from these floating bullies.
Hollywood Underwater
3. Hollywood Underwater
September 23, 2011
When the script calls for underwater action, movie-makers dive in with custom-made cameras, sunken sets, and mechanized monsters. Meet the innovators of JAWS and Pearl Harbor, tour an animatronic aquarium, and learn about digital water.
Clearing the Maritime Highways
2. Clearing the Maritime Highways
August 11, 2011
The worlds maritime highways require constant maintenance by powerful diggers and dredgers. Meet the huge suction draggers spewing silt, self-guided robotic beavers and other powerful digging machines.
Exploring Extreme Depths
1. Exploring Extreme Depths
August 11, 2011
Deep below the surface of the ocean an amazing new generation of powerful machines is hard at work. They carry dream pioneers to the bottom of the sea to repair pipelines or confront bizarre deep-sea creatures.
Description

Marine Machines is a documentary series about working and exploring marine life with the use of water vehicles and/or machines. Specifically, it follows the world revolving around submarines, speed boats, etc. Each episode explains the workings of a different machine.

The show also goes into further detail by researching and presenting how certain organizations utilize each machine. The information gathered by the documentary team is meant to inform and enlighten the audience about the vast inventory of machines and how the various organizations operate each one.

Furthermore, with the knowledge presented, this show is made to broaden the understanding of what explorers, fishermen, navy men, and others utilize on a day-to-day basis, giving an unbiased look at professions that lie among the people of the sea. Facts and statistics are given as well to solidify and place the foundation for how the machines and the people behind them are known on a much broader scale.Marine Machines is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (13 episodes). The series first aired on August 11, 2011.

Where to Watch Marine Machines

Marine Machines is available for streaming on the CreateSpace website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Marine Machines on demand at Amazon Prime and Amazon.

  • Premiere Date
    August 11, 2011
  • IMDB Rating
    5.4  (5)