Machines: How They Work
In a pool table’s 30 year life span, it can rack up half a million games. What’s underneath the green felt that keeps this game playable?
Why Does a Pool Table Need a Super Strong Magnet?
The blisteringly cold metal jacket within this ice maker can freeze water in mere seconds. Did you know one of these machines can chill over 7,000 drinks per day?!
The Inside of an Ice Maker is Pretty "Cool"
Paintball guns have a gas canister that is 100 times more pressurized than a car tire! This allows paintballs to be shot over 300 feet and at 180 mph.
Deconstructing a Paintball Gun
Over 100 precision components help this wristwatch keep time.
What Makes a Wristwatch Tick?
A safe’s lock has 1.2 million possible combinations to choose from. Good luck cracking that code!
Cracking Open a Safe
With just a little over 40 components, toilets are able to flush and reset in four seconds flat.
Toilets: Behind the Flush