Season 40 Episode 10

Building Pharaoh's Chariot

Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Feb 06, 2013 on PBS
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Building Pharaoh's Chariot
In Building Pharaoh's Chariot, a team of archaeologists, engineers, woodworkers, and horse trainers join forces to build and test two highly accurate replicas of Egyptian royal chariots. They discover advanced features, including spoked wheels, springs, shock absorbers, anti-roll bars, and even a convex shaped rear mirror, leading one of them to compare the level of design to the engineering standards of 1930's-era Buicks!moreless

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