Pick a random title The World's Worst Disasters / Season 1

2009 3.0/5 TV-PG SD

Take a look at some of history's most destructive natural disasters, including volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes and landslides.

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Robert Powell

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Available since Oct 01, 2016.

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The World's Worst Disasters 2009 2.7/5 TV-PG SD Play Queue Netflix Page Archive footage and animated reconstructions show examples of history's most devastating volcanoes, earthquakes, cyclones, avalanches and more. Oct 01, 2016

Episodes

1. Killer Volcanoes 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page Discover how volcanoes form and explore history's most devastating eruptions, including those at Indonesia's Krakatoa and the Caribbean's Mount Pelée. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
2. When America Shook 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page Study the mighty tectonic forces behind some of the world's worst earthquakes, including one that all but razed San Francisco in 1906. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
3. Torrents of Terror 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page This episode probes the power of floods -- Earth's deadliest form of natural disaster -- and reveals why certain regions are particularly at risk. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
4. Alpine Avalanches 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page Deadly avalanches strike without warning in mountains across the globe, with slides in the Alps alone claiming scores of victims every year. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
5. Shattered Countries 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page This episode explores the most catastrophic earthquakes the world has seen in centuries, including temblors in China, India and South America. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
6. Quakes From Hell 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page Delve deeper into the powerful subterranean forces that cause earthquakes and survey some of the worst quakes to ever hit Japan, Turkey and China. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
7. Tsunami - Killer Waves 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page Learn how colossal tsunami waves form and sweep devastation in from the sea, and how authorities work to develop advanced warning systems. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
8. Killer Cyclones 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page Discover how monster cyclones form in the world's tropical seas and why Bangladesh remains especially vulnerable to these ferocious storms. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
9. Hurricanes From Hell 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page This episode probes the savage nature of hurricanes and the havoc wreaked by Hurricane Katrina, which engulfed New Orleans in 2005. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
10. Twisters and Weird Weather 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page To protect the public, scientists and storm spotters study the fury of tornadoes as they roar across the landscape, leaving destruction in their wake. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
11. Extreme Weather 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page Across the globe, oppressive heat waves, prolonged droughts, bitter blizzards and other extreme weather conditions can decimate entire regions. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
12. Forest Fires 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page Although part of nature's cycle, forest fires can rage out of control, as with an inferno that consumed swaths of Indonesia in the 1990s. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016
13. Devastating Landslides 2009 TV-PG SD Play Queue Series Netflix Page Discover some of the most devastating landslides in recorded history, including those in South America that have killed tens of thousands of people. 46 minutes Oct 01, 2016