BridgesDVD - 2004
Explore large structures and what it takes to build them. Discover the stories behind famous structures and their builders, plus how engineers today are building bigger than before. Bridge the world and meet the brilliant designers who dared to extend roads and railway with ingenious, but sometimes flawed designs. From the Golden Gate Bridge to the Brooklyn Bridge, to some of Europe's groundbreaking spans, students explore dozens of monumental engineering feats. Includes short vignette featuring kids doing a simple hands on engineering activity.
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : WGBH Boston Video : WGBH Educational Foundation, p2004, c2000.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (DVD) (60 min.) :,sound, color with black and white sequences ;,4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title: Building big (Television program)