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Professional storm chaser George Kourounis goes on a global adventure, traveling 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. The program will premiere on April 4 at 8:00 p.m on KCET and April 4 at 8:30 p.m. on Link TV.
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.
Professional storm chaser George Kourounis goes on a global adventure, travelling to some of the most dangerous places on Earth.
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.
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.
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.
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.
George crisscrosses Laos to witness a nation entering the modern world. He comes across ancient farming techniques, visits a conservation center that provides elephants a new way of life, explores an abandoned cave city, and paddles an underground river that holds some timely secrets.
"earthrise" sets off on a month-long journey around Antarctica to study the effects of climate change on the continent.KCET Original
Iranian oil tanker detained by the U.K. for 43 days is released; two U.S. congresswomen attack a ban on them entering Israel; Pakistani and Indian forces exchange fire in Kashmir; six European countries agree to take in migrants stranded at sea.KCET Original
The Kashmir crisis prompts an emergency session of the U.N. security council; rights groups accuse the police in Zimbabwe of using excessive force; and a seized Iranian oil tanker prepares to sail despite objections from the U.S.KCET Original
A documentary about the burning of wood at an industrial scale for energy.KCET Original
A look at how locals are finding ways to coexist with their animal neighbours in Australia and Bangladesh.KCET Original
"earthrise" investigates the local solutions being developed to combat water scarcity in Jordan and India's Ladakh.
Italy’s prime minister Giuseppe Conte resigns; thousands disembark from a mediterranean rescue ship after 19 days stranded at sea; rebels withdraw from a key town in Syria; a Catholic cardinal appeals his abuse conviction.
Rising tensions in northwest Syria as Turkey condemns a government airstrike that narrowly missed its army convoy.
Looking into the bank's "special branch" record of wrecking debtors' businesses convinces Mads and Alf and even their boss, but they still lack proof.
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