Watch Skyscrapers: Engineering the Future

A series which explores the skyscrapers of Chicago to London, Melbourne to Tokyo. Each episode gives viewers a never-before-seen look at these herculean structures.

Wednesday 10:00 PM et/pt on Science Channel
1 Season, 5 Episodes
April 24, 2019
Documentary
Ad
i
Watch Episodes

Skyscrapers: Engineering the Future Full Episode Guide

  • The rise of colossal towers across the planet coincided with the surge of cutting-edge design, but just as these monoliths began breaking world records, new threats were on the horizon.

  • A spotlight is put on ambitious plans that cities are undertaking to transform their skylines with massive skyscrapers.

  • The world's most iconic buildings were built in the heyday of the American century, and as New York became the capital for these innovative new skyscrapers, experts used cutting-edge tech to push engineering to new heights.

  • The rise of the skyscraper coincided with the rise of America as a global superpower, and experts reveal how expert engineering and cutting-edge technology helped power humankind's race to conquer the sky.

Watch Skyscrapers: Engineering the Future Online - Watch online anytime anywhere: Stream, Download, Buy, Rent

Skyscrapers: Engineering the Future is currently available to watch free on Science Channel and stream on Science Channel. You can also stream, download, buy, rent Skyscrapers: Engineering the Future on demand at Philo, Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, Science Channel online.