Jaw-dropping footage of extreme weather and natural disasters reveals the powerful wrath of Mother Nature. Survivors, along with geologists, meteorologists, theologians and recovery specialists, provide riveting commentary on these life-altering events.
A killer avalanche leaves three friends fighting for their lives at a ski resort. An out-of-this-world dust storm swallows an entire city in an instant. A landslide rips away massive chunks of earth from a Norwegian shoreline.
A kayaking trip turns deadly when an exploding glacier shoots out shards of ice at killer speeds. A family is trapped as furious floodwaters overtake their home. An earthquake interrupts a day at the movies and sends a nation reeling.
Two families in the Bahamas try to survive one of the strongest hurricanes on record. Rivers of scorching lava threaten to wipe out an entire neighborhood in Hawaii. A stormchaser is almost swallowed alive by some Texas twisters.
A father and son battle to survive a raging wildfire in Glacier National Park. A swarm of bats terrorize an Australian town. Happily ever after turns into disaster when a typhoon crashes a wedding in the Philippines.
Four brave firefighters fight for survival as a raging wildfire ravages their truck. A monstrous mudslide decimates an entire neighborhood. Travelers scramble for cover when a tornado blasts through an airport terminal.
A relaxing boat trip along the Italian coast turns into an ash-filled, volcanic nightmare. A couple's car is overtaken by a powerful tornado in Arkansas. An avalanche buries a family and their truck on a Colorado highway.
A violent microburst sends thousands running for cover at a music festival. A massive mudslide turns an evening commute into a living nightmare. Evacuees flee for their lives as a raging wildfire closes in on them at every turn.
A man trapped in a twister comes face-to-face with death. Four thousand passengers on a cruise ship get pelted with a terrifying bomb cyclone. A raging flood blasts through a quiet Maryland town, destroying all in its path.