black magic island
S1 E4: Black Magic Island

Black Magic Island

Hoping to determine the effect of volcanoes on climate change, George heads to the island nation of Vanuatu where he rappels into the fiery crater of one of the world’s most active volcanoes.

Available until
2018-05-09T00:00:00-07:00

Airdates

  • 2018-07-04T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2018-07-04T19:35:00-07:00
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  • 2018-07-08T12:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Full Episodes

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River of Doubt

Deep in the Amazon, George is determined to retrace Theodore Roosevelt’s legendary expedition and witness first-hand how deforestation and climate change are affecting one of the earth’s most critical ecosystems.

  • 2018-06-24T12:00:00-07:00
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Cabo Verde Volcano

Off the coast of West Africa, George heads to a remote volcanic island where a river of molten lava is engulfing a mountain village. For locals, the consequences are disastrous, and it’s up to George to get as close as possible to provide emergency crews with critical information.

  • 2018-06-27T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2018-06-27T19:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-07-01T12:00:00-07:00
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Black Magic Island

Hoping to determine the effect of volcanoes on climate change, George heads to the island nation of Vanuatu where he rappels into the fiery crater of one of the world’s most active volcanoes.

  • 2018-07-04T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2018-07-04T19:35:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2018-07-08T12:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Burning Australia

George heads Down Under during fire season to see if climate change is slowly causing Australia to become uninhabitable. He joins a team of sophisticated firefighters in the South Australia, but what starts as a low-intensity bush fire quickly becomes a raging inferno.

  • 2018-07-11T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2018-07-11T19:35:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2018-07-15T12:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Melting Siberia

On his first-ever expedition to Siberia, George witnesses the alarming effect of melting permafrost, visits a 12,000-year-old dog, and camps out with reindeer herders on the chilliest night of his life.

  • 2018-07-18T13:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2018-07-18T19:35:00-07:00
    KCETLINK
  • 2018-07-22T12:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD