NOVA: Ultimate Cruise Ship

NOVA: Ultimate Cruise Ship

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 9:00pm

Aerial view of the Seven Seas Explorer cruising in the Mediterranean Sea

Credit: Courtesy of Martin Gorst

Weighing 54,000 gross tons and stretching over two football fields, the Seven Seas Explorer is no ordinary boat. Join pioneering shipbuilders as they endeavor to build the ultimate cruise ship. It will be decked with the finest gold, marble, and crystal, and designed to offer guests the roomiest accommodations of any commercial cruise ship…But engineering opulence is no easy feat. NOVA: Ultimate Cruise Ship, airing Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV, follows a pioneering team of ship builders as they embark on what is advertised to be a milestone in maritime engineering.