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Mega Disasters

"Comet Catastrophe"

The effects of a lethal comet-strike near the coast of San Francisco.  (Repeat)

Thu 5/28 10:00 AM  H2
Duration: 1 hour
Rated: TV-PG
Documentary, Science, Science and Nature

Crew:
J.v. Martin (Narrator)

5/28/15
08:00 AM
"Gamma Ray Burst"  Scientists believe gamma ray bursts were responsible for the mass extinction on Earth 450 million years ago; examining how cities would fare in the face of a global catastrophe.  (Repeat) H2
5/28/15
09:00 AM
"Alien Infection"  In a hypothetical, future disaster scenario, comet dust seeds Earth with a virulent virus that quickly spreads across the planet and claims millions of lives.  (Repeat) H2
5/28/15
10:00 AM
"Comet Catastrophe"  The effects of a lethal comet-strike near the coast of San Francisco.  (Repeat) H2
5/28/15
11:00 AM
"Atlantis Apocalypse"  Scientists speculate about a repeat of an Aegean Sea incident, as when a huge volcanic eruption on Santorini 3,500 years ago caused a tsunami that wiped out Minoan civilization on Crete and prompted the Atlantis myth.  (Repeat) H2
5/28/15
12:00 PM
"Gamma Ray Burst"  Scientists believe gamma ray bursts were responsible for the mass extinction on Earth 450 million years ago; examining how cities would fare in the face of a global catastrophe.  (Repeat) H2
5/28/15
01:00 PM
"Alien Infection"  In a hypothetical, future disaster scenario, comet dust seeds Earth with a virulent virus that quickly spreads across the planet and claims millions of lives.  (Repeat) H2
5/28/15
02:00 PM
"Comet Catastrophe"  The effects of a lethal comet-strike near the coast of San Francisco.  (Repeat) H2
5/28/15
03:00 PM
"Atlantis Apocalypse"  Scientists speculate about a repeat of an Aegean Sea incident, as when a huge volcanic eruption on Santorini 3,500 years ago caused a tsunami that wiped out Minoan civilization on Crete and prompted the Atlantis myth.  (Repeat) H2
Mega Disasters

Premise
Your car got booted while you were in the laundry discovering that they lost your favorite shirt. In short, it's been a lousy day. But it could be worse, as this unsettling series proves, using state-of-the-art computer animation to revisit past disasters and then depicting how a repeat of the catastrophe would affect the modern world.

Current cast
J.v. Martin

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.