Chris Barrie discovers how to tow a 100,000-ton oil tanker safely into harbor; working boats like tugs are massive machines with powerful engines that keep all on the water safe at sea.
Chris Barrie explores the technology, history and know-how behind the massive farm machines that plough, sow and harvest to feed the world.
Chris Barrie charts the rise of the crane from early devices to the largest, most powerful and most versatile - and tries to operate a variety.
Archival footage documents tanks in action from WWI to Desert Storm, with a look at the formidable Future Combat Systems program.
Chris Barrie, with his infectious enthusiasm, explores the technology, history and know-how behind electric trains.
Chris Barrie explores the extremes of airplane lifting power and celebrates his favorite plane and its success with a commemorative D-Day parachute jump.
Chris Barrie explores the technology, history and know-how behind submarines.
Exploring the technology, history and know-how behind helicopters; Chris takes on the challenge of learning to hover a helicopter.
Chris takes a flight in one of the world's first purpose-built bombers and demonstrates how the bouncing bomb worked, recreating a dam-busting run.
Comedy actor Chris Barrie explores the technology, history and know-how behind various amphibians, including the Duck, the Hovercraft and the M3.