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Burj Khalifa doco on Nat Geo

Burj Khalifa doco on Nat Geo

MEGASTRUCTURES: WORLD’S TALLEST SKYSCRAPER NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHANNEL – Tuesday 4 September, 7.30pm Soaring above the city of Dubai, Burj Khalifa is the world’s tallest building. In Mission Impossible: 4, Tom Cruise climbs the tower. But that’s nothing compared to the mission accomplished by the team that built it. The Burj Khalifa took 7 years to...

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Nat Geo: Megastructures: London Olympic Stadium

Nat Geo: Megastructures: London Olympic Stadium

TUESDAY 12 JUNE Episode Premiere MEGASTRUCTURES: LONDON OLYMPIC STADIUM NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC – Tuesday 12 June, 7.30pm The eyes of the world are now focused on a sporting megastructure: London’s Olympic Stadium. By day it will be the venue for all track and field events and, by night, a dazzling stage for London’s opening and closing...

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My picks for Nat Geo in April

My picks for Nat Geo in April

Titanic 100: James Cameron’s The Final Word Monday April 9 at 7.30pm NZST – NZ Premiere Oscar winning director and National Geographic Explorer James Cameron brings together a team of engineers, naval architects, artists and historians to solve the lingering mysteries of why and how an “unsinkable” ship sank. The team applies its expertise to...

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Guide: TV channels commemorate ten years since 9/11

Guide: TV channels commemorate ten years since 9/11

In honour of the approaching 10th Anniversary of the 9/11 attacks SKY Television’s factual channels will showcase commemorative programming leading up to September 11 culminating in special encore screenings on 9/11.