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One of the most interesting popular videos by Richard Hammond - it belongs to the Engineering Connections series and is dedicated to the huge LNG carriers, one of the biggest vessels in the world... This is one of the strangest places on Earth - it is inside of a vast sophisticated machine - it is a tanker with the cargo that can power London for about a week, a cargo equivalence to energy to the fifty five nuclear bombs. This huge ship is carrying liquefied natural gas, millions of liters of the stuff, at room temperature it turns into a highly flammable gas and that is why people want it. The liquid inside these tankers becomes gas for cooking and heating your homes. Creating technology to transport it is very complex...