Impossible Engineering Season 5
S05 E01Jan 4, 2019
Chernobyl's Toughest Fix Jan 4, 2019 The Chernobyl disaster created one of the world's deadliest places, and as a temporary fix around the damaged reactor begins to fail, engineers race to build a cutting-edge structure to contain the contamination that could threaten the world.
S05 E02Jan 11, 2019
NYC Mega Build Jan 11, 2019 New York City's biggest construction project ever features several brand-new buildings in Manhattan's Hudson Yards, where an army of ambitious engineers and builders are tasked with developing seven city blocks over 24-hour subway trains.
S05 E03Jan 18, 2019
US Army's Super Tank Jan 18, 2019 The US Army's Abrams tank is a 70-ton war machine capable of reaching speeds of 45 miles per hour on the most extreme terrains on earth, but before it enters the battlefield, it must face a set of brutal challenges to put its engineering to the test.
S05 E04Jan 25, 2019
Skyscrapers of the Deep Jan 25, 2019 To build the world's biggest offshore wind farm, engineers and builders braved the deadly waters of the North Sea. Using the latest science and tech, these innovators constructed 175 towering turbines that can withstand the most hellish conditions.
S05 E05Feb 1, 2019
The Real Iron Man Suit Feb 1, 2019 An ambitious team of engineers has created an Iron Man-like jet suit that can propel the user over 30 miles per hour, and using cutting-edge technology, these visionaries have made dreams of the distant future a reality.
S05 E06Feb 8, 2019
Underwater Mega Tower Feb 8, 2019 One of the most cutting-edge buildings in the world is a 16-story hotel built on the cliffs of an abandoned quarry, and using the latest science and tech, engineers race to build this innovative mega-structure with two underwater floors.
S05 E07Feb 15, 2019
US Navy's Aircraft Carrier Feb 15, 2019 The US Navy's brand-new Ford-class aircraft carrier is the world's largest warship, and using the latest naval and aeronautic technology, engineers and military personnel race to build and test this cutting-edge vessel.
S05 E08Feb 22, 2019
World's Fastest Car Feb 22, 2019 An ambitious team of engineers is building the world's fastest car, and using cutting-edge rocket technology, this record-breaking vehicle will be able to accelerate from zero to 1,000 mph in just 20 seconds.
S05 E09Mar 1, 2019
Himalayan Mega Train Mar 1, 2019 To build the world's tallest railway, engineers braved a deadly Himalayan environment and its -40 degree temperatures.
S05 E10Mar 8, 2019
World's Greatest Yacht Mar 8, 2019 The Black Pearl is one of the largest and fastest sailing yachts in the world, and using cutting-edge innovations in shipbuilding and engineering, its crew puts this brand-new $200 million vessel through the gauntlet to test its unique capabilities.
S05 E14Nov 18, 2020
World's Greatest Waterworks Nov 18, 2020 Engineers in China are constructing the largest water transfer project ever conducted.