Cyclones are the most powerful natural disasters on Earth. Many coastal regions live under the constant threat of these incredibly powerful surges of energy. Why are they becoming more common, widespread and powerful than ever before? This series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular moments of Earth’s anger.
Each year, almost 50 volcanic eruptions shake the surface of the earth. Volcanoes have shaped the surface of the planet. and they have the potential to take us into a new geological era.More info
Almost every day, gigantic forest fires spark all over the planet. Tens of metres high, and spreading over distances that can exceed 500 kilometres. Wildfires threaten and destroy millions of people's lives.More info
With teams of experts tracking them all over the world, earthquakes are one of the most heavily-monitored natural phenomenons. But what causes this destructive force of nature? And how can we minimise their destruction.More info