How The Panama Canal Works

An interesting look at how the Panama Canal, the world's shipping shortcut, helps to connect the world.

The Panama Canal is the critical link for the worldwide shipping industry and is vital to the world’s economy functioning smoothly. It was a massive project at the time it was build costing Billions of dollars with many workers died during construction. Drought and water loss affecting shipping is something I wasn’t aware. If you enjoyed this interesting video you might also like to see How Freight Trains Work.