Science
10:17 am
Mon June 30, 2014

Time Scanners visits "St. Paul's Cathedral" in London on Tuesday, July 8th at 7 pm

Structural engineer Steve Burrows takes his team of laser-scanning experts to St Paul’s Cathedral in the heart of London. They venture inside the majestic dome to explore its groundbreaking three-part structure; determine how the cathedral’s architect, Sir Christopher Wren, overcame unstable foundations and immense structural forces to support his dome; and investigate how the cathedral survived a direct hit by a German bomb during the London Blitz. The laser scans produce genuine revelations and give the team new insight into this iconic architectural masterpiece.

"St. Paul's Cathedral" on Time Scanners airs on Tuesday, July 8th at 7 pm on channels 3 and 3-1.

C10 scanner with view to St Pauls Cathedral. Scanner is located on the rooftop of One New Change.