Impossible Engineering Series 5

Using stunning archive, 3D graphics and expert interviews each episode captures the story of jaw-dropping feats of science and technology. Intricately detailing the seemingly impossible marvels of engineering trailblazers whose new inventions and techniques revolutionised their field.


Air Date: August 25, 2021 - 47:42
In this episode, a skyscraper in Austin, Texas with gravity defying projections that has earned it the nickname The Jenga Tower.
Air Date: August 18, 2021 - 47:18
In this episode, the incredible machines built to get troops directly to the front line, on land, at sea and in the air.
Air Date: August 11, 2021 - 47:18
In this episode, the highest bridge on earth, connecting two communities in China formerly divided by a gorge so deep it's known as the crack in the earth.
Air Date: August 04, 2021 - 47:18
In this episode, the world's newest advanced fighter aircraft - the incredible F35 Lightening II - and three of the most pioneering innovative aircraft that paved the way for it.
Air Date: July 28, 2021 - 47:15
In this episode, the planets largest heavy lift ship, capable of carrying the Eiffel Tower and the Statue of Liberty at the same time, it's a giant of the seas.