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Mega Disasters

How cities would be affected by various natural disasters. 

Crew:
J.v. Martin (Narrator)

4/25/14
07:00 AM
"Comet Storm"  Researchers study a comet explosion 13,000 years ago that ignited a firestorm across much of North America and killed nearly every living thing, including the Clovis human culture.  (Repeat) H2
4/26/14
04:00 AM
"Comet Storm"  Researchers study a comet explosion 13,000 years ago that ignited a firestorm across much of North America and killed nearly every living thing, including the Clovis human culture.  (Repeat) H2
4/30/14
07:00 AM
"Super Swarms"  Entomologists try to comprehend and control destructive swarms of locusts that have been plaguing mankind throughout history; American pioneers endure a swarm estimated as being 1,800 miles long and 110 miles wide.  (Repeat) H2
4/30/14
08:00 AM
"San Francisco Earthquake"  What would a repeat of the 1906 quake that devastated San Francisco mean for the modern city?  (Repeat) H2
4/30/14
02:00 PM
"San Francisco Earthquake"  What would a repeat of the 1906 quake that devastated San Francisco mean for the modern city?  (Repeat) H2
5/1/14
04:00 AM
"Super Swarms"  Entomologists try to comprehend and control destructive swarms of locusts that have been plaguing mankind throughout history; American pioneers endure a swarm estimated as being 1,800 miles long and 110 miles wide.  (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.