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Building Off the Grid

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Renegade architect and ultimate survivalist Michael Reynolds doesn't just live off the grid, he builds off the grid, constructing totally self-sufficient houses he calls Earthships. With a deadline of four weeks, a team of builders and 50 interns, he'll take a completely open piece of land in Big Sky, Montana and transform it into a custom-built Earthship, battling Mother Nature along the way.

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Episode Guide

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August 14, 8:00 pm
Building Off the Grid
August 14, 3:00 am
Building Off the Grid
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