Modern Marvels

Season 13 Episode 56

Engineering Disasters 20

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Dec 06, 2006 on The History Channel



  • Quotes

    • Narrator: One of the world's largest oil companies suffers a series of catastrophic explosions at its Texas City refinery, a jumbo jet mysterious crashes off Long Island days after 9/11, a deadly toxin kills the town of Times Beach, Missouri, NASA's multi billion dollar Skylab space station is crippled seconds after takeoff, and a fire at a St. Louis gas company turn pressurized cylinders into flying missiles. Now: Engineering Disasters, on Modern Marvels.