Pure Science Specials

Manapouri: The Toughest Tunnel

  • Season 1
  • , Episode 27  | 
  • Aired: 4/29/2013
    • Length: 50:11
    • Plays: ???
Synopsis >

It would take 16 lives to build Manapouri power station 700 feet inside the New Zealand mountain, an undertaking lasting decades and faced with constant failure. This was indeed one of the toughest tunnels ever attempted by man.

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