Was Hurricane Sandy a freak combination of weather systems? Or are hurricanes increasing in intensity due to a warming climate? How did this perfect storm make search and rescue so dangerous? “Inside the Megastorm” takes viewers moment-by-moment through Hurricane Sandy, its impact and the future of storm protection. Through first-person accounts from survivors and from experts and scientists, the program gives scientific context to a new breed of storm.
"Inside the Megastorm" on Nova can be seen on Wednesday, October 2nd at 8:00 p.m. on channels 3 and 3-1.
Japanese cranes dance in the snow, swallows and swifts visit the Forbidden City, lorikeets, cockatoos and budgies form giant flocks in Australia, pigeons guide viewers through India, and geese fly miles above the Himalayas.
"Earthflight: A Nature Special Presentation" airs on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. on channels 3 and 3-1.
FRONTLINE continues its investigation of nuclear safety with an unprecedented account of the crisis inside the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear complex after a devastating earthquake and tsunami struck Japan on March 11, 2011.
Witness the creation of the proud “Chicano” identity as labor leaders organize farm workers in California, and as activists push for better education opportunities for Latinos, the inclusion of Latino studies and empowerment in the political process.
"Pride and Prejudice" on Latino Americans begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, October 1st on channels 3 and 3-1.
“The Indispensable Men: Peter, Paul, and the Missionary Adventure” The Catholic Church’s missionary endeavor begins with the adventures of Saint Peter and Saint Paul. From Ephesus, Corinth, Athens, and Rome and to the far reaches of the world, Father Robert Barron traces the influence of these two great apostles and their enduring legacies in the life of the Church.
"Catholicism, Pt. 4" airs on Monday, September 30th at 9:00 p.m. on channel 3.