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Rise of the superstorms

Format: DVD 2018
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) QC945.R573 2018x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) QC945.R573 2018x
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Movies DVD 551.552 RIS
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
Collection  Movies
Call Number  DVD 551.552 RIS
In summer 2017, three monster hurricanes swept in from the Atlantic one after another, shattering storm records and killing hundreds of people. 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?
Additional Information
Subjects Hurricane Harvey, 2017.
Hurricane Maria, 2017.
Hurricanes -- United States.
Hurricanes -- Texas -- Houston.
Hurricanes -- Florida.
Hurricanes -- Puerto Rico.
Hurricane damage -- United States.
Hurricane damage -- Puerto Rico.
Emergency management -- United States.
Emergency management -- Puerto Rico.
Documentary television programs.
Science television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Arlington, Virginia] :2018
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Nova (Television program)
Rise of the super storms
Contributors Clark, Liesl, television director, television producer, screenwriter.
Sechler, Craig, narrator.
Masters, Jeff (Meteorologist), commentator.
Sky Door Films, production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Participants/Performers Narrator, Craig Sechler ; commentator, Jeff Masters
Language English
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Notes Documentary.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
Program content: ©2018.
"SDH subtitles (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container.
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Awards HotDocs 2017, official selection
Description 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781531705794
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