Modern Marvels

Season 14 Episode 18

World's Strongest II

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM May 23, 2007 on The History Channel



  • Trivia

    • Megafly's ability to hit its drop zone from five miles up and 19 miles away is considered to be as difficult as hitting a two-inch target from 1400 feet away.

    • There is not Bigfoot #13 since the number was considered unlucky for Team Bigfoot.

    • The Marine Travelift in San Diego is strong enough to lift and carry 325 average sized American cars.

    • The distance a soldier can march in six hours decreases by one mile for ever 10 pounds he carries over 40 pounds.

  • Quotes

    • Narrator: The most powerful boat hoist, the hungriest car shredder, they parachute the heaviest cargo, they smash the most cars, from the ultimate bulletproof vest to a pogo stick engineered for totally awesome heights, they are The World's Strongest, now, on Modern Marvels.

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