Modern Marvels

Crashes

Season 15, Ep 21, Aired 7/10/08
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  • Episode Description
  • Explore collisions that shake our world from the astronomic to the subatomic.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Max Raphael

    Narrator

  • Frankie Muniz

    Himself

  • Don Cambou

  • Penn Schofield

  • Ron Nelson

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  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (1)

    • Narrator: 3,000 pounds of racecar our of control, motorcycles crumple in high speed smashups, a woman hits the Earth from over 10,000 feet with a failed parachute. From colliding asteroids to subatomic particles, now, Crashes, on Modern Marvels.

    Trivia (4)

    • In 1955 a racecar in Le Mans, France crashed killing the driver and over 80 spectators. It is racing's deadliest accident.

    • Motorcyclists over 40 represent half of all U.S. riders and also half of all cycle crash fatalities.

    • One of every 1,000 skydivers will die while making a jump.

    • In 1996 an asteroid almost 1/3 of a mile wide passed within 280,000 miles of Earth, the largest observed object to come that close. It was discovered only four days before its close encounter with out planet.

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