America Revealed

Overview

Host Yul Kwan takes to the roads in a cross-country tour of America. Along the way, he discoveries the complexities and infrastructures involved in the manufacturing of goods, mass transportation, food growth, and keeping up with the demands of a nation that has become increasingly dependent on technology.
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Overview

Host Yul Kwan takes to the roads in a cross-country tour of America. Along the way, he discoveries the complexities and infrastructures involved in the manufacturing of goods, mass transportation, food growth, and keeping up with the demands of a nation that has become increasingly dependent on technology.
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Special Features

Homegrown solution; Eye in the sky; Live wire; Robot relationships; Behind the scenes
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/17/2012
  • UPC: 841887016476
  • Rating:

  • Source: Pbs (Direct)
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English
  • Time: 4:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 43,111

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Food Machine/Nation on the Move
1. Introduction [3:11]
2. Fast Food Machine [3:36]
3. Modern Farming [2:37]
4. Shasta Dam [2:43]
5. Tomatina [1:36]
6. Factory Farming [5:38]
7. Corn [1:35]
8. Corn Fed Cattle [5:45]
9. Cravability [5:01]
10. Crop Spraying [7:12]
11. Bees [6:20]
12. Urban Farming [4:31]
13. Food Machine - The Future [3:47]
1. Introduction [3:47]
2. New York [6:23]
3. The School Bus [2:41]
4. Railroads [5:23]
5. Air Travel [4:06]
6. Gas Beacons [3:02]
7. The FAA [3:21]
8. Alaska [4:12]
9. The Highways and Suburbs [7:42]
10. Las Vegas [4:53]
11. Los Angeles [4:57]
12. Transport - The Future [3:04]
Disc #2 -- Electric Nation/Made in the U.S.A.
1. Introduction [2:45]
2. Daytona 500 [2:02]
3. In the Beginning... [1:26]
4. Black Out [2:50]
5. Live Wire Cable Guys [3:30]
6. Coal [7:26]
7. Nuclear Power [4:30]
8. Natural Gas [5:38]
9. Shale Natural Gas [4:20]
10. Wind [7:47]
11. Wasting Energy [2:18]
12. Cow Power [4:01]
13. Solar Power [1:50]
14. The Future [3:09]
1. Introduction [2:45]
2. Paper [3:59]
3. Making Automobiles [4:40]
4. Arms Industry - Ship Building [5:32]
5. The Rebirth of Steel [5:02]
6. The Microchip [4:57]
7. Futurist [3:15]
8. Martin Guitars [1:59]
9. Fibre Optics [5:52]
10. Facebook [2:57]
11. Willow Garage [4:57]
12. Manufacturing - The Future [3:44]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Food Machine/Nation on the Move
   Play Food Machine
   Play Nation on the Move
   Scene Selection
      Food Machine
      Nation on the Move
   Special Features
      Homegrown Solution
      Eye in the Sky
   Setup
      Play with English Subtitles: On
      Play with English Subtitles: Off
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Disc #2 -- Electric Nation/Made in the U.S.A.
   Play Electric Nation
   Play Made in the U.S.A.
   Scene Selection
      Electric Nation
      Made in the U.S.A.
   Special Features
      Live Wire
      Robot Relationships
      Behind the Scenes
   Setup
      Play with English Subtitles: On
      Play with English Subtitles: Off
   PBS.org
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