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June 18th

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Modern Marvels

Strangest Countdown

This countdown special kisses the conventional goodbye, raiding the Modern Marvels archives for the most bizarre wonders we've ever presented. Our top ten contenders demonstrate that the inside scoop on innovation often lies outside the norm. You'll be scratching your head at the weird assortment of oddities--technologies ranging from a gooey slime that could be a terrorist's worst nightmare...to an exacting art form requiring the help of millions of ravenous beetles. The final destination at number 1: a devise so strange and destructive that its inventor allegedly destroyed it to avert a catastrophe.
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Moonshine Still/Civil War Iron Knuckles

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Fortune Teller Scale/Baseball Cards

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Battle 360

Enterprise Vs Japan

November 1942. For the crew aboard USS Enterprise the war has never been more personal. “The Big E” is the only battle ready American Carrier left in the Pacific and she and her task force are all that stand in the way of the Japanese. When the Imperial Navy tries to retake Guadalcanal, it’s Enterprise that sends their transports and destroyers to a watery grave in Iron Bottom Sound.
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10 Things You Don't Know About

The Hoover Dam

The Hoover Dam is an iconic American landmark, yet within its massive walls lie tales long buried. From harrowing accounts of the men who built it, to the shocking ways they were kept in danger. There were explosive ideas on how to make a dam so large, and even more incredible ways to protect it. From the Colorado River to California's Salton Sea, Henry's journey to find unknown facts about the Hoover Dam is as colossal as the structure itself.
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Dual Survival

The Green Hell

Marooned on the banks of a tributary to the mighty Amazon river, surrounded by the impenetrable jungle of Ecuador’s rainforest, Joe and Cody show how to stay alive on a deadly river, if they can keep from killing each other first.
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Trouble In Paradise

Isolated in the jungle of an uninhabited Hawaiian island, Joe and Cody lock heads over priorities; Cody battles the dangers of dehydration searching for water and fire making tools, while Joe gears up for mortal combat with aggressive feral boars.
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Factory Made

Episode 15

On this episode of "Factory Made", discover how bowling balls, power tools, mouth guards and harmonicas are made!
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Episode 16

On this episode of "Factory Made", discover how jellybeans, snowboards, pliers, and motorcycle jackets are made!
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Modern Marvels

Amazing Job Countdown

The variety of jobs in America is endless--but some have to be seen to be believed. Our countdown of the top ten most fascinating jobs from our archives proves how daring and innovative the American worker can be. A nationwide quest finds amazing jobholders in the wild blue yonder and the depths of a secret underworld...in occupations ranging from the daffy to the dangerous to the downright creepy. And at the end of our journey, we find two business partners performing a job so perilous that one misstep can be deadly.
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Super Strong Countdown

America has always prided itself on its technological strength--and this countdown embarks on an odyssey featuring the strongest of the strong. Whether they lift, pull, hold or haul, every heavy-duty titan among our top ten choices has the muscle to reshape our world. Our contenders take our cameras on land, sea and air as they push the limits of power and endurance beyond the imaginable. And our choice at number 1 pulses with so much strength it could destroy our other nine finalists with one push of a button.
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Mega Snack Countdown

The only thing harder than resisting our favorite snacks is ranking them. But this special episode of Modern Marvels counts down the top ten lip-smacking treats Americans love most. We raid the pantry--and our rich archives--showcasing the indulgently decadent, the heart-healthy, and the wildly delicious spectrum of grab-and-go delights in between. It's a nationwide culinary journey leading to our number 1 choice--a snack so irresistible that Americans consume almost half the world's supply.
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Only In America with Larry the Cable Guy

Larry Breeds Mules

Larry travels to Columbia, Tennessee; the Mule Capital of the World, to find out why this animal was the critical critter in the building of America. The he's off to Fairfax Virginia for a gun-by-gun history lesson, including an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the incredible collection at the NRA. Finally, Larry jumps into a legendary Florida roadside attraction: the real life mermaids in the crystal clear waters of Weeki Wachee Springs.
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Larry Makes Moonshine

Larry goes deep in the heart of Southern comfort when he visits the moonshiners of Dawsonville, Georgia. He also learns about how moonshine running led directly to the creation of NASCAR and gets a surprise visit to racing legend Bill Elliott. Up in Vermont, Larry learns manners from the first family of American etiquette, the descendents of Emily Post herself. Then Larry goes all the way out West to the Calaveras County Fair and participates in the famous Frog Jumping Jubilee, a world-famous contest that grew out of Mark Twain's first literary success.
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Larry Goes To The Swamp

Larry goes deep into the heart of Louisiana's Atchafalaya Basin, exploring the life of a crawfisherman and uncovering all manner of swamp life. Then, Larry joins the Ringling Brothers and Barnum Bailey Circus, getting down and dirty lessons in elephant maintenance, among other adventures. Finally, Larry shows the rest of the country what people did before video games as he rolls down the hills of Salem, Oregon in the All-American Soapbox Derby.
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Auction Kings

Moonshine Still/Civil War Iron Knuckles

Buyers in the Atlanta area searching for those one-of-a-kind items -- a vampire hunting kit, anyone? -- know exactly where to go, but the quantity is always limited and the prices fluid. "Auction Kings" follows the action at Gallery 63, a storied auction house in Hotlanta with a reputation for selling both bizarre and high-end items. Its owner, Paul Brown, manages his feisty staff and mingles with his customers, bidders and buyers who come from all walks of life.
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Fortune Teller Scale/Baseball Cards

Buyers in the Atlanta area searching for those one-of-a-kind items -- a vampire hunting kit, anyone? -- know exactly where to go, but the quantity is always limited and the prices fluid. "Auction Kings" follows the action at Gallery 63, a storied auction house in Hotlanta with a reputation for selling both bizarre and high-end items. Its owner, Paul Brown, manages his feisty staff and mingles with his customers, bidders and buyers who come from all walks of life.
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