Learn about The Channel Tunnel in this educational video from dizzo95.
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Male Speaker: For centuries the rough wars of the English Channel have lead politicians and engineers to dream over tunnel connecting Great Britain and Europe. In 1987 work began in Earnest a that turn that dream into reality taking self British miners and counter dry chalk moral and brought in giant laser guided boring machines. A French team digging from the opposite shore they used wet ground at first and need a special drudging equipment, the project took a total of 7 years caused 15 billion dollars and employed 15,000 workers. That's through, that's through that the hand shake we've all waiting for, with the opening of the channel tunnel in 1994 a dream of centuries came to pass 31 miles long the channel complex enclose three parallel tunnels a passes that was once the -- would be invaders can now be made by car in half an hour.