How It's Made
TV-PG
2005
24 Seasons
Documentaries
Technology & Inventions

How It's Made

: Explore the fascinating world of how everyday items are manufactured and produced.

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Episodes

The Very First Episode
1. The Very First Episode

Discover how aluminum foil and bread are mass-produced, and see how snowboards a...

Compact Discs, Mozzarella Cheese, Pantyhose, and Fluorescent Tubes
2. Compact Discs, Mozzarella Cheese, Pantyhose, and Fluorescent Tubes

Explore how compact discs and florescent light bulbs are manufactured, and how p...

Toothpicks, Acrylic Bathtubs, Helicopters and Beer
3. Toothpicks, Acrylic Bathtubs, Helicopters and Beer

Follow the production process of toothpicks and acrylic bathtubs, and see how he...

Hearing Aids, 3D Puzzles, Rubber Mats, and Toilets
4. Hearing Aids, 3D Puzzles, Rubber Mats, and Toilets

Discover how hearing aids and 3D puzzles are manufactured, and see how toilets a...

Paper, Jeans, Computers, and Plate Glass
5. Paper, Jeans, Computers, and Plate Glass

Explore how copy paper is mass-produced and how jeans are made, and see how comp...

Nails & Staples, Safety Glasses, Fabrics, and Bicycles
6. Nails & Staples, Safety Glasses, Fabrics, and Bicycles

Follow the production process of nails and staples, and discover how bicycles ar...

Kayaks, Safety Boots, Electronic Signs, and Breakfast Cereals
7. Kayaks, Safety Boots, Electronic Signs, and Breakfast Cereals

Explore how kayaks and safety boots are constructed, and how breakfast cereals a...

Trucks, Adhesive Bandages, Computer Circuit Boards, and Liquors
8. Trucks, Adhesive Bandages, Computer Circuit Boards, and Liquors

Follow the production process of trucks and adhesive bandages, and see how circu...

Steel, Apple Juice, Aircraft Landing Gear, and Cosmetics
9. Steel, Apple Juice, Aircraft Landing Gear, and Cosmetics

Discover how steel and aircraft landing gear are manufactured, and how apple jui...

Holograms, Package Printing, Skin Cultures, and Canned Corn
10. Holograms, Package Printing, Skin Cultures, and Canned Corn

Discover how holograms and package printing are made, and see how canned corn is...

Plastic Bags, Solar Panels, Plastic Gasoline Containers, and Hockey Sticks
11. Plastic Bags, Solar Panels, Plastic Gasoline Containers, and Hockey Sticks

Explore the production of plastic bags and solar panels, and see how hockey stic...

Aluminum Screw Caps, Chocolate, Pills and Pasta
12. Aluminum Screw Caps, Chocolate, Pills and Pasta

Discover how aluminum screw caps are manufactured, and see how pills and pasta a...

Bicycle Helmets, Lithium Batteries, Car Brakes, and Aluminum
13. Bicycle Helmets, Lithium Batteries, Car Brakes, and Aluminum

Discover how bicycle helmets and car brakes are made, and explore how aluminum i...

Eyeglass Lenses, Granite, Salty Chips and Microprocessors
14. Eyeglass Lenses, Granite, Salty Chips and Microprocessors

Follow the production process of eyeglass lenses and see how granite and micropr...

Honey, Fiber Optics, Bricks and Pipe Organs
15. Honey, Fiber Optics, Bricks and Pipe Organs

Discover how honey is produced, and how fiber optics, bricks and pipe organs are...

Personal Watercrafts, Ice Skates, Wine, and Office Furniture
16. Personal Watercrafts, Ice Skates, Wine, and Office Furniture

Discover how personal watercraft, ice skates, wine and office furniture are made.

Winter Jackets, Animation, Mushrooms and Gold
17. Winter Jackets, Animation, Mushrooms and Gold

Discover how winter jackets are constructed and how animation is created from in...

Hydroponic Lettuce, Construction Wood and Fishing Flies
18. Hydroponic Lettuce, Construction Wood and Fishing Flies

Discover how hydroponic lettuce is grown and how construction wood and fishing f...

Wooden Doors, Paintballs, Newspapers and Diamonds
19. Wooden Doors, Paintballs, Newspapers and Diamonds

Discover how wooden doors and paintballs are produced, and explore how diamonds ...

Carpet, Drinking Water, Laser Eye Surgery and Acoustic Guitars
20. Carpet, Drinking Water, Laser Eye Surgery and Acoustic Guitars

Discover how carpet is fabricated, how drinking water is purified and how acoust...

Fiberglass Boats, Clothes Dryers, Bubble Gum and Fireworks
21. Fiberglass Boats, Clothes Dryers, Bubble Gum and Fireworks

Explore the production of fiberglass boats and clothes dryers, and see how firew...

Steel Safes, False Teeth, Airplanes and Maple Syrup
22. Steel Safes, False Teeth, Airplanes and Maple Syrup

Discover the manufacturing process of steel safes and airplanes, and see how fal...

Gummie Candy, Fish Farming, Aluminum Cans and Bronze Sculptures
23. Gummie Candy, Fish Farming, Aluminum Cans and Bronze Sculptures

Explore the manufacturing process of gummy candy and aluminum cans, and see how ...

Aluminum Pots & Pans, Artificial Limbs, Peanut Butter, and Light Bulbs
24. Aluminum Pots & Pans, Artificial Limbs, Peanut Butter, and Light Bulbs

Discover how aluminum pots and pans are produced and how artificial limbs are co...

Coins, Cars and Grocery Carts
25. Coins, Cars and Grocery Carts

Discover how cars and grocery carts are manufactured, and see how collectible co...

Ball Bearings, Electrical Wires, Wax Casting and Automated Machines
26. Ball Bearings, Electrical Wires, Wax Casting and Automated Machines

Discover how ball bearings and electrical wires are made, and see the process of...

How It's Made

Genres

Documentaries, Technology & Inventions, Science & Nature

Episodes

24 Seasons Available (416 Episodes)

Release Year

2005

Rating Information

TV-PG

About This Series

Explore the fascinating world of how everyday items are manufactured and produced. From aluminum foil to contact lenses, discover how many of the things we buy and use are made.

Cast and Crew

Starring: Lynne Adams

How It's Made

Genres

Documentaries, Technology & Inventions, Science & Nature

Episodes

24 Seasons Available (416 Episodes)

Release Year

2005

Rating Information

TV-PG

About This Series

Explore the fascinating world of how everyday items are manufactured and produced. From aluminum foil to contact lenses, discover how many of the things we buy and use are made.

Cast and Crew

Starring: Lynne Adams

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