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What's That About?
Season 2: Ep: 1 "The Scrapyard"
What’s That About? II is an informative exploration of the science and technology of seemingly familiar places… but with a view we never get to see. Imagine sneaking behind the curtain at a Rock Concert, eavesdropping on the other side of the security cameras at a Casino, or finding out the inside story of how they keep all those trains on the track at the Trainyard. This series will keep viewers captivated as surprising and often eye-opening secrets are revealed.
Episodes
Ep 1
The Scrapyard
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Ep 2
The Steakhouse
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Ep 3
The Casino
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Ep 4
The Airport
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Ep 6
The Rock Concert
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Ep 7
The Sports Stadium
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Ep 8
The Street Corner
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Ep 9
The Trainyard
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Ep 10
The Construction Site
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The Scrapyard
We learn about the variety of processes that need to take place as useless junk is turned into valuable raw material.
The Steakhouse
Follow the steak as it leaves a beef distributor's warehouse to the restaurant's loading dock, and through all its various stages of aging, butchering, prepping, cooking and serving.
The Casino
Get the inside scoop and peek behind the 'employees only' doors to find out about the ever-changing and challenging world of the casino.
The Airport
Profiles three airports on one main mission-moving travellers to their destinations safely and without delays. It's a delicate balance and a massive challenge.
The Rock Concert
Follows Rick Annett as his crew transforms a hockey rink overnight into one of the foremost rock concert venues in North America.
The Sports Stadium
This is the story of a football fanatic architect with a dream, and the construction boss who is working day and night to make it a reality.
The Street Corner
Infrastructure engineer Adolfo Emer designs urban infrastructures. He knows exactly what keeps a street corner flowing and how challenging it is to introduce a new building on the street around an existing infrastructure.
The Trainyard
This is the story of Via Rail's Train 22, as she pulls into the trainyard for thorough testing and overhaul.
The Construction Site
Explores the construction of a new condo development which is being built on top of a theatre.

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