Deadliest Earthquakes (DVD)
The 2010 South American quakes were among the deadliest natural disasters in modern history, with 200,000 deaths as a consequence in Haiti alone. NOVA follows a team of US geologists as they first enter Haiti in the immediate aftermath of the 2010 epic earthquake and examine what happened after the major Chile earthquake.
Amongst the chaos and rubble, the geologists seek to advance their understanding of earthquakes hunting for crucial evidence that will help them determine what the risks are of future killer quakes. NOVA investigates groundbreaking new leads in its fascinating investigation of a deadly scientific conundrum hoping that their research could lead to a breakthrough in developing the means and knowledge to predict when and where these devastating disasters will occur to potentially save thousands of lives otherwise lost.
We Also Recommend
Ken Burns: Jazz - Special Edition (DVD)