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Blowdown
Discover the complex science behind controlled demolitions and follow a team as they rely on experience and intuition to bring down structures designed to be indestructible. From nuclear cooling towers to a football stadium to a Vegas casino, each structure presents a unique challenge for this team of experts.
Episodes
Ep 1
Nuclear Plant
Watch October 18, 7:00pm
Ep 2
Vegas Casino
Watch October 25, 7:00pm
Ep 3
The Miami Job
Watch November 1, 7:00pm
Ep 4
Rocket Tower
Watch November 8, 7:00pm
Ep 5
Super Dome Demolition
Watch November 15, 7:00pm
Ep 6
Spy Ship
Watch November 22, 7:00pm
Ep 7
Monster Tower
Watch November 29, 7:00pm
Nuclear Plant
(1 of 8) The team is tasked with taking down four nuclear cooling towers in what will be the first time explosives have ever been used on an active nuclear site in the UK.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Oct 18, 7:00pm
Wed Oct 18, 11:00pm
Thu Oct 19, 6:00pm
Sun Oct 22, 2:00pm
Vegas Casino
(2 of 8) A Las Vegas casino presents a unique challenge as the team tries to implode the structure alongside a huge fireworks display.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Oct 25, 7:00pm
Wed Oct 25, 11:00pm
Thu Oct 26, 6:00pm
Sun Oct 29, 2:00pm
The Miami Job
(3 of 8) The team must figure out how to implode an outdated resort complex with multi-million dollar condo buildings sitting just 18 feet away.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Nov 1, 7:00pm
Wed Nov 1, 11:00pm
Thu Nov 2, 6:00pm
Sun Nov 5, 2:00pm
Rocket Tower
(4 of 8) The team has one month to load and rig highly specialized, high-speed explosives capable of cutting steel as they look to bring down an obsolete rocket launch tower.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Nov 8, 7:00pm
Wed Nov 8, 11:00pm
Thu Nov 9, 6:00pm
Sun Nov 12, 2:00pm
Super Dome Demolition
(5 of 8) The demolition team must take down a massive sports stadium in the heart of Indianapolis and keep its destruction from spreading.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Nov 15, 7:00pm
Wed Nov 15, 11:00pm
Thu Nov 16, 6:00pm
Sun Nov 19, 2:00pm
Spy Ship
(6 of 8) In an unprecedented demo job, a unique explosives system is created as the team attempt to scuttle their first ship.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Nov 22, 7:00pm
Wed Nov 22, 11:00pm
Thu Nov 23, 6:00pm
Sun Nov 26, 2:00pm
Monster Tower
(7 of 8) An engineering marvel gone horribly wrong leads to a brand new hurricane-proof tower needing demolition. Complicating matters is the tower's sinking foundation.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Nov 29, 7:00pm
Wed Nov 29, 11:00pm
Thu Nov 30, 6:00pm