- Additional Details
- Format: DVD-Video, Color, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Television Networks
Celebrating ingenuity, invention and imagination brought to life on a grand scale, MODERN MARVELS® tells the fascinating stories of the doers, dreamers and sometime-schemers who created everyday items, technological breakthroughs and man-made wonders.
From itchy woolen union suits to comfortable briefs and boxers, learn how our undergarments have evolved over the last 100 years. A visit to the Jockey factory will shows how men's briefs go from the loom to finished sewn product. See how fire retardant underwear can save lives and how some materials actually enhance athletic performance.
There are socks that eliminate foot odor, billions to be made in bras, and undergarments that keep race car drivers cool even in 140-degree temperatures! Underwear, there's a lot to learn under there!