How Do They Do It?

DISCOVERY CHANNEL – Mondays from 31 August, 7.30pm

As the modern world becomes increasingly sophisticated and mechanised, we grow further removed from how the miraculous feats of engineering which underpin life in the 21st Century are made. This series examines the processes and productions of everyday items and tasks.

Discovery Channel – Thursday 17 July, 9.30pm

We rarely consider many of the objects that make up the modern world – elevators, carpets, helicopters, breast implants, street lights and more. Viewers go behind the scenes to discover how to do and make the objects that form the modern world. This two hour specials showcase some of the best items from Series 3 & 4 of How Do They Do It?