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DISASTER VIDEOS

  • Volcano show

    Volcano

    Experts look at the history and power of volcanoes and ask if modern cities face annihilation in a mega-eruption.

    (00:54)
  • Andrew McGongile show

    Andrew McGongile

    Andrew McGonigle - Rolex Awards For Enterprise 2008

    (00:59)
  • Elsa Zaldivar show

    Elsa Zaldivar

    Elsa Zaldívar - Rolex Awards For Enterprise 2008

    (00:59)
  • Tim Bauer show

    Tim Bauer

    Tim Bauer - Rolex Awards For Enterprise 2008

    (00:59)
  • The Riverdance show

    The Riverdance

    In the Irish Sea truck ferry the Riverdance is battered by bad weather and wrecked off the shore of Blackpool, England. A...

    (01:23)
  • The Haven show

    The Haven

    Genoa, Italy. In 1991 the oil tanker The Haven caught fire and 1 million barrels of oil burned for three days. View the...

    (02:43)
  • Teaser show

    Teaser

    Take a closer look at one of the most dangerous jobs in the world.

    (00:29)
  • Hitler helps out Mussolini show

    Hitler helps out Mussolini

    To rescue Mussolini from disaster, Hitler dispatches one of his best generals, Rommel, along with his armoured division, the...

    (03:10)
  • American aid sunk in the Atlantic show

    American aid sunk in the Atlantic

    Great Britain’s cities have been devastated by German bombs. But the country stands firm around Churchill, and with the...

    (03:10)
  • Churchill strikes out at his former ally show

    Churchill strikes out at his former ally

    A British naval force sails to one of France’s biggest naval bases, Mers-el-Kebir in Algeria, and opens fire when they...

    (03:12)
  • Hitler exacts his revenge on the French show

    Hitler exacts his revenge on the French

    Three dates prove to be decisive in determining French fate. The Germans celebrate the capitulation of France whilst General...

    (03:10)
  • The Germans enter Belgium show

    The Germans enter Belgium

    The Germans enter Belgium, unleashing their aerial offensive. Cities in eastern and northern France are bombed and Winston...

    (03:11)
  • Hitler declares war on jews show

    Hitler declares war on jews

    Hitler hammers home his simplistic nationalist slogans. He wants to make Germany the world power.

    (03:09)
  • Berlin 1945 and 1932 show

    Berlin 1945 and 1932

    German women recount stories of rape by Russian soldiers and reflect on the decadent Berlin of 1932.

    (03:12)
  • Swamp-hattan show

    Swamp-hattan

    New York City is flooded after the storm. Man's historical efforts to build over swamp can be quickly crippled by Mother Nature.

    (01:47)
  • Powerless show

    Powerless

    A first-hand account of the Brooklyn streets when the storm knocked the power out.

    (02:18)
  • A New Kind of Disco Party show

    A New Kind of Disco Party

    (02:34)
  • Bad People Do Bad Things show

    Bad People Do Bad Things

    (01:22)
  • Compromising the Food Supply show

    Compromising the Food Supply

    (01:38)
  • Ochre Beach Ice Tsunami show

    Ochre Beach Ice Tsunami

    Residents film the destruction as a freak ice shove demolishes homes in Ochre Beach, Canada.

    (02:03)