Earthquakes can make it harder for whales to find food, first-ever study says loading...
Earthquakes can make it harder for whales to find food, first-ever study says
In 2016, a major earthquake wiped out whole animal communities, sending impacts reverberating up the food chain.
There Was Some Good Times In 2019 loading...
There Was Some Good Times In 2019
In a year where there seems to have been an avalanche of bad news, there has also been plenty of uplifting stories which tend to get forgotten in a news cycle that seems to thrive on a negative feedback loop.
Volcano Tragedy Disaster Waiting To Happen, Says Expert loading...
Volcano Tragedy Disaster Waiting To Happen, Says Expert
As authorities begin a grim recovery operation for the victims of New Zealand’s White Island volcano eruption, Emeritus Professor Ray Cas from Monash University’s School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment has commented that White Island is in a constant state of unrest and has been a disaster waiting to happen for many years.
Space – This Time We’re Here To Stay loading...
Space – This Time We’re Here To Stay
When people think of the space race, Australia and New Zealand would be the last nations to come to mind.
Here’s Where To Find Epic Adventures In New Zealand loading...
Here’s Where To Find Epic Adventures In New Zealand
Wanaka may be a small town, but it’s a dream destination for thrill seekers.
New Zealand’s Accent Is Super Sixy loading...
New Zealand’s Accent Is Super Sixy
The New Zealand accent has been voted the “world’s sexiest” in a reader poll conducted by a US-based travel company.
An adventurer's perfect day in Queenstown loading...
An adventurer's perfect day in Queenstown
A local shares their favourite activities in The Adventure Capital of the World.
Why a Massive Sinkhole Tore Open in New Zealand loading...
Why a Massive Sinkhole Tore Open in New Zealand
Both natural and manmade conditions can create similar sinkholes in places like Mexico, China, and the U.S.
Inspired by Jane? loading...
Inspired by Jane?
Here’s how you too can make a difference
About the Show

Tuesday 22 February 2011 – the day an earthquake hit Christchurch killing 185 people. Already filming in the area, one crew had candid, behind the scenes access to the operation and the men and women of the search and rescue teams.

Newsletter

Never miss a Nat Geo moment

Your email address
Submit
We use our own and third-party cookies to improve our services, personalise your advertising and remember your preferences. If you continue browsing, or click on the accept button on this banner, we understand that you accept the use of cookies on our website. For more information visit our Cookies Policy AcceptClose cookie policy overlay