Mar 31, 2011
In its worst crisis since World War II, Japan
faces disaster on an epic scale.
A death toll likely in the tens of thousands, massive destruction of
homes and businesses, shortages of water and power, and the specter
of nuclear meltdown.
With exclusive footage, NOVA captures the unfolding human drama and
offers a clear-headed investigation of what triggered the
earthquake, tsunami, and subsequent nuclear crisis.
Can science and technology ever prevent devastation in the face of
overwhelmingly powerful forces of nature?