Corrosion and DecompositionStreaming Video - 2010
Our world is constantly falling apart. Bridges collapse; pipelines explode; buildings decay; it's an all-out war against rust and rot. The U.S. Navy has taken the battle indoors, while robots take on pipeline intruders and automakers dream up new torture tests for vehicles. Find out how mountains of decaying garbage produce energy and the termites that attack 600,000 homes each year may lead to an energy boom.