Ep.1 Tank; Gatling Gun; Samurai Sword
Air Date: 2002-08-04
Steering a World War II tank; Gatling gun's speed; power of the samurai sword.
Ep.2 Knight's Armor; WWI Backpack; Landmine
Air Date: 2002-08-11
Ep.3 Flak Vest; Medieval Crossbow; WWI Pilots
Air Date: 2002-08-18
Body armor; accuracy of a medieval crossbow; how World War I pilots shot through their propellers.
Ep.4 Civil War Cannoneers; Night Vision; Clearing a Minefield
Air Date: 2002-08-25
Ep.5 Landing Craft, Air Cushion Hovercraft (LCAC); U.S. Cavalry Saddles; Gas Masks
Air Date: 2002-09-01
Operating the LCAC; cavalry saddles used in the Old West; how gas masks work.
Ep.6 Mortar; WWII GIs' Personal Items; Native-American Arrows
Air Date: 2002-09-08
Maneuverable artillery; musket; Navy airships; precision flying team; pirates; depth charges
Ep.7 Re-Fueling a Fighter Jet; Naval Signal Flags; GI Chow
Air Date: 2002-09-15
Ep.8 Revolutionary WarMusket; Jousting; Foxholes
Air Date: 2002-09-22
How fast a Revolutionary War soldier could fire a musket; jousting; how to dig a foxhole.
Ep.9 The Pilum; WWII Radios; First Rockets
Air Date: 2002-09-29
The ancient Roman pilum is designed to penetrate armor; World War II army radios; how rockets were first used on the battlefield.