Engineering disasters 13

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[2004]
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MODERN MARVELS returns to this sadly productive territory to examine the following five events: death seeps out of the ground into homes sitting on a toxic waste dump at Love Canal in New York; vaunted Patriot Missiles fail on the battlefield during Desert Storm, the victim of bad software; on September 11, 2001, World Trade Center Building #7 collapses into a pile of rubble hours after the planes topple the Twin Towers; a night of revelry in Boston turns tragic as 400 people perish in the the Cocoanut Grove nightclub inferno; and the science of demolition fails when the ""Leaning Tower of Providence"" stands its ground.
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Arts and Entertainment Network.
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History Channel (Television network)
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New Video Group.
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Robinson, Barney.
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subject_facetCocoanut Grove (Boston, Mass.) -- Fire, 1942
Disasters
Engineering
Love Canal Chemical Waste Landfill (Niagara Falls, N.Y.)
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
Structural failures
Video recordings
Wrecking -- Rhode Island -- Providence
title_displayEngineering disasters 13
title_fullEngineering disasters 13 [videorecording (DVD)] / produced by Actuality Productions, Inc. [for] History Television Network Productions ; The History Channel ; written and produced by Richard Jones ; producer: Bruce Nash ; created by Bruce Nash
title_shortEngineering disasters 13
topic_facetDisasters
Engineering
Fire, 1942
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
Structural failures
Wrecking