Tagged: architecture

Engineering an Empire: Ancient China

For over 4000 years, the world’s greatest empires have come and gone–only China has survived the test of time. Century after century, China’s regal emperors mobilized immense peasant armies to accomplish engineering feats unparalleled...

Machu Picchu – Road to the Sky

This Discovery documentary retells the epic tale of the lost empire high in the Andes that was the Inca. Before the arrival of the spaniards, the Inca people thrived in a wealthy society where...

The Lost Temples of India

This documentary is part of a series called the Mysteries of Asia. The film explores temples built in South India more than 1,000 years ago starting with the reign of Rajaraja Cholan, one of...

Design: e2 – Green for All

This episode follows architect and activist Sergio Palleroni as he continues his mission to provide architectural and design solutions to global, social and humanitarian crisis regions. Palleroni already has four global initiatives underway aimed...

Engineering an Empire: Rome

Peter Weller hosts this documentary series on ancient architecture and engineering feats of ancient empires. The series started with this special on the Roman Empire.