Genre: Documentary, Science
Premise: Your car got booted while you were in the laundry discovering that they lost your favorite shirt. In short, it's been a lousy day. But it could be worse, as this unsettling series proves, using state-of-the-art computer animation to revisit past disasters and then depicting how a repeat of the catastrophe would affect the modern world.
S03, E05 (First Aired: Jun. 3, 2008)
Scientists and engineers sound an alarm that a catastrophic dam failure might be the next mega-disaster facing America; a dam gives way near Johnstown, Pa., killing 2,200 people in 1889.
S01, E07 (First Aired: Jul. 4, 2006)
A possible eruption of the Yellowstone ``Mega-Volcano'' may create a global cataclysm beyond human comprehension.