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Forces of Nature DVD

Forces of Nature DVD
Forces of Nature DVD
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space

Enjoy National Geographic's spectacular large-format film from the comfort of your couch. Filled with incredible how-did-they-do-it film footage of nature at its most potent, it's a powerful image- and music-filled journey of discovery that takes you to the very brink of exploding volcanoes, across rupturing earthquake faults, to the edge of tornadoes, and more. Bonus features: ''making of'' featurette; disaster map.


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Forces of Nature Blu-Ray Disc
Forces of Nature Blu-Ray Disc
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Natural Disasters

Witness the awesome power—and the unimaginable destruction—of explosive volcanoes, ground-buckling earthquakes, and deadly tornadoes as you head into the field with scientists who risk their lives exploring the origins and behaviors of these fearsome natural disasters.


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Avalanche: The White Death DVD-R
Avalanche: The White Death DVD-R
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Category: DVDs/Animals and Nature/Nature and Environment

Avalanche! This fierce force of nature can snap trees as if they were twigs, reduce houses to rubble, and kill anyone unlucky enough to stand in the way. This exclusive program includes:

  • Chilling firsthand accounts! Hear terrifying stories of being buried alive.
  • Amazing photography! Watch as a wall of white roars forward then stops short just feet from the cameraman.
  • The science of snow! Learn the danger signs of an avalanche, and find out what to do if you're caught in one. Fly with the experts who drop explosives on snow-laden mountains to study made-to-order avalanches.
  • Historical disasters! Relive some of history's worst avalanches, including a deadly American tragedy—96 people, some crushed beyond recognition in Washington State.


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Struck By Lightning DVD Exclusive
Struck By Lightning DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Natural Disasters

What really happens when 30 million volts of electricity charges through your body and you survive being struck by lightning? Now, meet survivors who live to tell their tale of being hit by a force that is faster than a speeding bullet and five times hotter than the sun as National Geographic unravels the science behind one of nature's most mysterious phenomena. With revolutionary brain imaging technology and 3-D CGI, travel inside the human body along the path of a lightning bolt.


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L.A.'s Future Quake DVD Exclusive
L.A.'s Future Quake DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Natural Disasters

Revisit the site of one of the most expensive natural disasters in American history. Through riveting stories of eyewitnesses, relive the infamous 1994 Northridge Earthquake that released more than 5 megatons of explosive force throughout the Los Angeles region. Learn how cutting edge seismic and structural testing can help save lives and better prepare us for the next big earthquake.


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Inside Hurricane Katrina: Commemorative Edition DVD
Inside Hurricane Katrina: Commemorative Edition DVD
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Natural Disasters

Its path and power were known. Its imminent arrival was certain. Yet somehow, when Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Louisiana coast with Category 4 winds and a storm surge that would drown most of New Orleans, no one was prepared for the chaos it unleashed. Now relive the onslaught of the monster storm that blind-sided America, caught officials off guard, and doomed thousands of victims in one of the most devastating natural disasters of modern times.


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Volcano! DVD Exclusive
Volcano! DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Natural Disasters

Imagine walking amid molten lava, deadly gases, and 2,000-degree heat on an active volcano. For more than 20 years, Maurice and Katia Krafft have traveled the world pursuing just such adventure. From Iceland to Hawaii, from Africa to Indonesia, these combination volcanologists/filmmakers are usually the first to reach the scene of an eruption. Join them just an arm's length away from a fiery blast as they risk their lives to document the birth of a volcano. Be a part of this daring team and witness the unforgettable power of the earth in Volcano!


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Colliding Continents DVD Exclusive
Colliding Continents DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Animals and Nature/Nature and Environment

What will Earth look like in 250 million years? With a team of scientists, National Geographic investigates the dynamic process of Colliding Continents, by examining the forces deep below the Earth's surface that are constantly reshaping our world. These powerful forces rip vast land masses apart and send them smashing into one another—causing natural disasters, such as tsunamis and earthquakes, and creating awe-inspiring landscapes, like mountains and canyons.


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Witness: Caught by Disaster DVD-R
Witness: Caught by Disaster DVD-R
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Natural Disasters

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Restless Planet DVD Collection
Restless Planet DVD Collection
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Category: DVDs/Animals and Nature/Nature and Environment

Experience the devastating power of explosive volcanoes, ground-buckling earthquakes, deadly tornadoes, hurricanes and tsunamis as National Geographic heads into the field with scientists who risk their lives to study these fearsome natural phenomena.


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How to Survive the End of The World: Frozen Earth DVD-R
How to Survive the End of The World: Frozen Earth DVD-R
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Category: DVDs/Adventure and Exploration

Imagine if a strange dark force pulls earth from its orbit around the sun and sends us drifting out into the cold starkness of space. Could mankind find ways to survive in an eclipsing, alien environment? Or could the new Ice Age freeze us out of existence?


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World's Worst Natural Disasters DVD
World's Worst Natural Disasters DVD
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Historic floods, destructive fires, violent earthquakes: Mother Nature's reign of terror has spanned thousands of years. Now, ten world experts formulate a list of the most important natural disasters of all time. They demonstrate that natural disasters are out of our control and will continue to ravage our planet, but we can learn from past events to minimize their impact when they strike again.


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Doomsday Volcano DVD Exclusive
Doomsday Volcano DVD Exclusive
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An eruption of Santorini some 3,600 years ago was one of the largest, yet most mysterious, natural calamities in human history and may have wiped out an entire civilization. Much of the evidence of its destruction has been lost at sea until now. National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Robert Ballard and an international team of volcanologists, armed with a state-of-the-art Remote Operated Vehicle fitted with HD cameras, dive into the belly of the Santorini's submerged caldera.


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Violent Earth DVD Exclusive
Violent Earth DVD Exclusive
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Where and when the next mega disaster will strike —volcanic eruption, earthquake, tsunami or hurricane—is the focus of Violent Earth. Join tsunami scientist Jose Borrero of the University of Southern California on his trip to visit Banda Aceh with a National Geographic film team, barely one week after the December 26, 2004, tsunami—a tsunami so strong it actually moved the island of Sumatra a hundred feet.


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Drowning New Orleans DVD Exclusive
Drowning New Orleans DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/U.S. History

On August 28, 2005, an early Sunday morning, America woke up to a shocking surprise. Katrina, a moderate "category one" hurricane that recently skirted Florida, had blown up and had become into a "category five" killer and it was headed straight for New Orleans. Join National Geographic as we survey the vast devastation after Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans.


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In the Shadow of Vesuvius DVD Exclusive
In the Shadow of Vesuvius DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Natural Disasters

Since the days of the Roman Empire, Italy's Mount Vesuvius has erupted more than 50 times, devastating whole cities and towns. At Herculaneum, archaeologists found human skeletons in a fatal embrace. Although Vesuvius is sleeping now, this active volcano is never far from the minds of the two million people who live in its shadow.


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Expedition Great White DVD
Expedition Great White DVD
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Category: DVDs/Animals and Nature/Animals and Wildlife

Off the coast of Baja California, science and sport fishing join forces to land one of the most challenging fish imaginable: the great white shark.


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Born of Fire DVD Exclusive
Born of Fire DVD Exclusive
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National Geographic cameras travel to Iceland, Africa, Japan, California, and Greece to record how the huge plates of the earth's crust crash together and spread apart causing ground-shattering earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. Follow scientists around the world as they search for clues to the causes of these powerful geologic events. Born of Fire demonstrates that while man is capable of harnessing this tremendous power for his benefit, he must also prepare for the possibility of cataclysmic disaster.


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Storm of the Century DVD Exclusive
Storm of the Century DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Natural Disasters

Power lines down, amazingly high speed winds, and deadly cold temperatures raged through the eastern United States with one violent bang. Storm of the Century presents an up close and personal look into the terrifying effects of these acts of nature. National Geographic has compiled shattering footage of some of the worst catastrophe's to hit the Florida's Gulf Coast and all the way to Canada. Witness one family's horrible ordeal to survive a 12-foot-high storm surge that wipes away what was supposed to be a happy weekend. Experience these deadly forces of nature that we truly have no control over in National Geographic's, Storm of the Century.


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Danger! Quicksand DVD Exclusive
Danger! Quicksand DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Animals and Nature/Nature and Environment

Explore an often inescapable nightmare of nature that's much more common than most of us realize. Witness actual footage and re-creations of successful and tragically failed rescues. Learn life-saving survival tips when you are knee-deep and sinking fast.


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Amazing Planet: Explosive Earth DVD Exclusive
Amazing Planet: Explosive Earth DVD Exclusive
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Take a new look at Earth through the eyes of a zany band of intergalactic adventurers. Zooming in to investigate, Captain Rip Rayon and his crew discover that there's a whole lot of shaking going on! And when you beam aboard on this global fact-finding mission, you'll witness:

  • Volcanoes oozing 2,000-degree lava!
  • Yellowstone's bubbling mud pots & geysers!
  • Deep sea vents, home to creepy tube worms!
  • California's earthquake "danger zone!"
  • Tsunamis, giant killer waves that can rage as fast as a 500 mph jet plane!
These fascinating discoveries and more are right beneath your feet in Explosive Earth—just one of the Amazing Planet adventures from National Geographic.
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Death Fog DVD Exclusive
Death Fog DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Animals and Nature/Nature and Environment

It resembles a terrifying Stephen King novel, but it's all too real. In a lakeside village in Cameroon, West Africa, 2,000 people mysteriously die in one night. Witnesses claim their neighbors were suffocated by a white fog as they slept. Without any other clues, the question remains, was this Death Fog natural or man-made? In this area of volcanic activity, could the deaths have been caused by toxic fumes? Or was something even more sinister at work? National Geographic returns to the village to collect eyewitness accounts, conduct chemical experiments, and draw controversial conclusions.


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24 Hours After Asteroid Impact DVD Exclusive
24 Hours After Asteroid Impact DVD Exclusive
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Space

Travel back 66 million years ago when a meteor struck the Earth, wiping out three-quarters of all life on the planet. What happened in those first hours? Why did some creatures survive while nearly all others perished? Using computer graphics and real-world recreations, National Geographic reveals the likely effects of the catastrophic impact that changed the world forever and examines who won, who lost, and why.


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Man vs. Volcano DVD-R
Man vs. Volcano DVD-R
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National Geographic joins an international team of scientists on a mission to unlock the hidden secrets of Mt. Nyiragongo, an active volcano in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.


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Cyclone DVD-R
Cyclone DVD-R
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space/Natural Disasters

Anyone, at any time, can fall victim to nature's raging furies. Around the globe, hurricanes, tornadoes, and typhoons strike without mercy and often without warning. In the last century, more than half a million lives were lost to the violent forces of cyclones, tropical storms, and the wicked weather swirling in and around them.


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Australia's Great Flood DVD-R
Australia's Great Flood DVD-R
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A freak inland tsunami smashes through towns and cities, bringing widespread destruction and claiming lives across the Australian state of Queensland. Then cyclones batter the coastline, wreaking even further havoc. At the end, 22 people are dead and three remain missing. Australia's Great Flood captures the devastating 2011 flood as it happened, through the eyes of those who experienced it.


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Rock Stars DVD-R Set
Rock Stars DVD-R Set
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Category: DVDs/Adventure and Exploration

Working with the constant threat of boulders the size of trucks falling around them, this tight-knit company of rock technicians risk life and limb to protect us from the threat of massive avalanches and landslides all across North America. When a mountain falls, this crew of rock stars puts it back together.


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Witness: Tornado Swarm 2011 DVD-R
Witness: Tornado Swarm 2011 DVD-R
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Inside Hurricane Katrina DVD
Inside Hurricane Katrina DVD
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Category: DVDs/Culture, History and Religion/U.S. History

August 29, 2005: Hurricane Katrina, a category four hurricane, hits land and storms across Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana, leaving in her wake a trail of devastation. Now, in this television special, the National Geographic Channel will take viewers on an in-depth examination of Katrina and uncover the decisions and circumstances that impacted countless Gulf of Mexico residents. Why were so many people left in the path of the storm and why was the response so delayed?


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Tornado Intercept DVD
Tornado Intercept DVD
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Category: DVDs/Science and Space

This groundbreaking one-hour event takes you into the whirling devastation of a tornado's heart as cutting-edge science meets over-the-edge filmmaking to capture incredible images of what happens inside one of nature's deadliest phenomena!


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