Machines of War

This immersive three-part series explores the milestones of modern weaponry and the technological leaps performed by innovative engineers and inventors which save the day but ultimately change the face of warfare forever.

From the cruise missile to the tank to the machine gun we unpack the technological shifts which created these machines. From propulsion mechanisms to guidance systems we reveal how the tank got its track how a submarine fires a missile and how to build a fully automatic gun.