TIME SCANNERS

$71.22

   Order Code: PBS540DV   
Connect with a representative to create a custom curriculum for your district.
What can engineering marvels reveal about cultures of the past?

How did the Romans raise caged animals up through the Colosseum floor? How did the Inca carve a city out of a mountain ridge? How did the Egyptian pyramids evolve from simple mud-brick structures into some of the most impressive architectural creations in history? Using state-of-the-art laser technology to uncover the secrets behind engineering marvels of the past, structural engineer Steve Burrows travels the world in search of answers to these questions and more. With an abundance of relevant facts and historical context, each program inspires a greater understanding of and admiration for the ingenuity of ancient civilizations.

Read More
Copyright

2014

Publisher

PBS

Grade

6 and up

Color

Color

Run Time

60 minutes each

Titles in this series (1) :