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This Caribbean Island Is On Track To Become The World’s First Hurricane-Proof Country
When Hurricane Maria destroyed Dominica in 2017, the devastation spurred an ambitious goal to fully adapt to climate change.
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Climate Change Has Finally Caught Up To This Alaska Village
“Many folks are not happy to be leaving the place they’ve known their whole lives.” After 20 years of melting permafrost, residents of Newtok now must move.
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Hear The Sounds Of Climate Change—With Earthquake Monitors
Seismometers can register hurricanes from thousands of miles away, or hear ice melting and refreezing, offering a new way to track changes big and small.
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Greenland's Melting Ice May Affect Everyone's Future
NASA scientists are trying to understand how this region is responding to climate change—and how that will influence sea levels around the world.
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Indigenous Farming Practices Failing As Climate Change Disrupts Seasons
Farmers around the world rely on millennia-old wisdom to guide their planting. Scrambled weather and seasons are forcing them into uncharted territory.
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How Antarctica Is Melting From Above And Below
Upside-down rivers lapping at the bottoms of ice sheets and brilliant blue mini-lakes dotted on top may be speeding up Antarctic melting.
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Oceans And Ice Are Absorbing The Brunt Of Climate Change
The latest report from the IPCC highlights the dramatic toll warming has taken on the world's water.
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Less Than 3 Per Cent Of The Ocean Is Highly Protected
Despite a flurry of declarations about marine protected areas, world leaders are struggling to put these vital conservation measures into practice.
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Listen And Help Us: Kids Worldwide Are On Strike For The Climate
In over 200 nations, children are calling for adults to take action and stop ruining the planet’s future.
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Forests On Utah’s Public Lands May Soon Be Torn Out. Here’s Why.
The U.S. is moving forward with a plan to create new cattle pasture and prevent fires despite what scientists say is meager environmental review.
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Seaweed Forests Can Help Fight Climate Change
Farming seaweed, then sinking the mature plants to the bottom of the ocean, could be an effective way to fight warming. So why don’t we do it?
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Snow Droughts Are Coming For The American West
By the middle of the century, two or more bad snow years in a row in mountains from Colorado to California will likely be the norm.
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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