Segments in this Video

Introduction: Blizzards: Fierce Earth (Series 2) (01:28)


This brief overview of blizzards and extreme temperatures orients viewers with excerpts from the upcoming video.

2013 Boston Blizzard:Beginning of the Storm (06:25)

Learn the atmospheric recipe that creates a blizzard and the resulting weather conditions. Follow along with Mike Theiss as he documents the storm.

Wind Chill Factor (08:10)

Leo Houlding demonstrates the impact of wind chill by standing in a large wind tunnel in only one layer of clothing. A thermal imaging camera documents the results.

2013 Boston Blizzard: Middle of the Storm (03:05)

Theiss enters the storm once again as the worst of the weather hits Boston. Explore the damage and desolation in the city as Theiss documents the storm.

Survival Story (04:58)

Justin McAlexander recalls how he and his friends survived a blizzard in the Colorado mountains.

2013 Boston Blizzard: After the Storm (03:22)

Theiss documents the massive cleanup in Boston. After thirty-six hours and 63cm of snow, he packs up and leaves Boston.

Credits: Blizzards: Fierce Earth (Series 2) (00:54)

Credits: Blizzards: Fierce Earth (Series 2)

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Blizzards: Fierce Earth (Series 2)

Part of the Series : Fierce Earth (Series 2)
DVD (Chaptered) Price: $300.00
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Featuring footage from the BBC and other natural history archives, the Fierce Earth series showcases the power of nature's fury. This episode chronicles the 2013 Boston Blizzard, demonstrates wind chill, and recounts a teen's Colorado mountain blizzard survival. A BBC Production.

Length: 29 minutes

Item#: BVL95096

ISBN: 978-1-68272-297-8

Copyright date: ©2014

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