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Scott Tiffany in Building the Great Cathedrals: Nova

Building the Great Cathedrals: Nova

2010 NR

Dissecting the secrets of medieval architecture, this awe-inspiring "Nova" special takes viewers inside the world's most beautiful Gothic cathedrals to reveal how they were constructed, all in an effort to save them from certain collapse. As architects, art historians and engineers study the formulas that made these marvelous buildings possible, their discoveries offer insight into how they might be successfully preserved.