NOVA "Rise of the Superstorms"

Residents of Beaumont, Texas, use a boat to get to the roof of their flooded house on Aug. 31, 2017, after the flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. Courtesy of Sgt. Anna Pongo
Residents of Beaumont, Texas, use a boat to get to the roof of their flooded house on Aug. 31, 2017, after the flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. Courtesy of Sgt. Anna Pongo

Rise of the Superstorms

Dive into the devastation wrought by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. How can scientists better predict these storms, and what does the 2017 season tell us about the likelihood of similar storms in the future?

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The World

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 11:00am
Rating: 
TVPG
Length: 
55 minutes
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