About The Show

As newly appointed United Nations Messenger of Peace on Climate Change, Leonardo DiCaprio embarks on the role of a lifetime. Journeying from the remote wastes of Greenland to the burning forests of Sumatra to the halls of the Vatican, DiCaprio explores climate change’s devastating impact on the planet. He uses his unprecedented access to speak with activists, scientists, and world leaders including Barack Obama, Elon Musk, and Pope Francis; Delving deep into the causes of the crisis and uncovering potential solutions to it.

Before The Flood premieres 30th October on National Geographic Channel and online here.

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Why Trump Can't Make Coal Great Again
Long-term market forces will keep miners from getting their jobs back. But Trump could slow the decline of coal—and the rise of renewables.
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Mysterious Winds Cause Rapid Melting of Antarctic Ice
Scientists suspect warm föhn winds may be responsible for calving ice shelves—and when they occur is surprising.
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The Global Dangers of Trump’s Climate Denial
The U.S. President-elect inherits a crisis in the form of climate change. Here’s how he might respond.
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Photos Reveal Smog So Bad Breathing It Is Like Smoking Two Packs a Day
New Delhi, India, is blanketed by the worst smog in 17 years.
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Huge Puffin Die-Off May Be Linked to Hotter Seas
Hundreds of birds are washing up dead in the Bering Sea, causing alarm among scientists. It may be linked to climate change.
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Climate Change Captured in Stunning Antarctic Ice Photos
NASA's IceBridge missions provide visual evidence of melting ice.
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Elon Musk lights up SolarCity
World-renowned entrepreneur and chief executive of Tesla motors, Elon Musk, is now set on a new business venture through a planned merger with a solar roof company.
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Latest Earthquake in Italy May Have Dire Consequences
The nation's strongest quake since 1980, Italy's latest earthquake may have long-term consequences for fault lines.

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