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America Revealed

Power Plant

In this data visualization we can see the six thousand power plants we rely on to the power the grid. These are fuelled by a mix of energy sources, like nuclear or renewables like solar and wind, as well as hydro and natural gas, but the fuel that outnumbers all of these and produces the most electricity, is coal.

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america revealed
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53:10
America Revealed

Made in the U.S.A.

Cross the country with host Yul Kwon to look at traditional and not-so-traditional types of manufacturing.
Electric Nation
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53:11
America Revealed

Electric Nation

Our modern electric power grid has been called the biggest and most complex machine in the world - delivering electricity over 200,000 miles of high-tension transmission lines. Travel around the country with host Yul Kwon to understand its intricacies.
Nation On The Move
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53:10
America Revealed

Nation on the Move

Accompany host Yul Kwon as he journeys across the continent by air, road and rail, venturing behind the scenes with the workers who get us where we need to go.
food machine
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53:12
America Revealed

Food Machine

Over the past century, an American industrial revolution has given rise to the biggest, most productive food machine the world has ever known. Join host Yul Kwon to learn how this machine feeds nearly 300 million Americans every day.
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