australia

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.

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Iceberg Alley

George heads to the iceberg capital of the world—Newfoundland, Canada—for an up-close look at these floating giants from above, from below, and from the very top of a frozen mountain on the move.

  • 2018-05-23T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-23T18:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-23T19:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-26T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-27T12:00:00-07:00
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Bangladesh Monsoon

Ground zero for climate change and literally at risk of being wiped off the map, George is in Bangladesh during monsoon season to see how resilient and creative locals are adapting to their increasingly hostile environment.

  • 2018-05-30T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-30T18:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-05-30T19:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-06-02T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-06-03T12:00:00-07:00
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Polar Bears

The world’s largest land predator is under threat, and George is heading to Canada’s far north to see how polar bears are coping with their rapidly changing climate.

  • 2018-06-06T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-06-06T18:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-06-06T19:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-06-09T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-06-10T12:00:00-07:00
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Rising Oceans

Professional storm chaser George Kourounis goes on a global adventure,travelling to some of the most dangerous places on Earth. As the planet heats up, natural disasters are becoming more frequent and severe, George experiences the most extreme forces of nature and reports back from the front lines of climate change.

  • 2018-06-13T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-06-13T19:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-06-17T12:00:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2018-06-20T13:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-06-20T19:30:00-07:00
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