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Angry Planet
George Kourounis is on special assignment. As the planet heats up, natural disasters are more frequent and severe. He experiences them and reports back from the front lines of climate change.
Ep 1
Rising Oceans
Watch April 18, 7:00pm
Ep 2
River of Doubt
Watch April 25, 7:00pm
Ep 3
Cabo Verde Volcano
Watch May 2, 7:00pm
Ep 4
Black Magic Island
Watch May 9, 7:00pm
Ep 5
Burning Austrailia
Watch May 16, 7:00pm
Ep 6
Melting Siberia
Watch May 23, 7:00pm
Ep 7
The Reshaping of Laos
Watch May 30, 7:00pm
Rising Oceans
As sea levels around the world continue to rise, George heads to Tuvalu—the tiny Pacific island nation that may be the first country to be literally wiped off the map by climate change. (1 of 10)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Apr 18, 7:00pm
Thu Apr 19, 6:00pm
Thu Apr 19, 11:00pm
Sat Apr 21, 2:00pm
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. (2 of 10)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed Apr 25, 7:00pm
Thu Apr 26, 6:00pm
Thu Apr 26, 11:00pm
Sat Apr 28, 2:00pm
Cabo Verde Volcano
Civilization exists because of geological permission and it’s revocable at any time. This couldn’t be more obvious than in Fogo—where a river of molten lava is slowly engulfing the village of Portela.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed May 2, 7:00pm
Thu May 3, 6:00pm
Thu May 3, 11:00pm
Sat May 5, 2:00pm
Black Magic Island
Hoping to determine the effect of volcanoes on climate change, George heads to the island nation of Vanuatu where he’s prepared to rappel into the crater of one of the world’s most active volcanoes.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed May 9, 7:00pm
Thu May 10, 6:00pm
Thu May 10, 11:00pm
Sat May 12, 2:00pm
Burning Austrailia
George heads Down Under during fire season to see if climate change is slowly causing Australia to become uninhabitable.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed May 16, 7:00pm
Thu May 17, 6:00pm
Thu May 17, 11:00pm
Sat May 19, 2:00pm
Melting Siberia
Even the coldest places on earth are starting to thaw and George is on his first-ever expedition to Siberia to witness first-hand the effect of melting permafrost.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed May 23, 7:00pm
Thu May 24, 6:00pm
Thu May 24, 11:00pm
Sat May 26, 2:00pm
The Reshaping of Laos
George is crisscrossing Laos—one of the poorest and least industrialized nations on earth—to witness first hand as a nation moves into the industrialized age.
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Wed May 30, 7:00pm
Thu May 31, 6:00pm
Thu May 31, 11:00pm