Seconds From Disaster Season 5
S05 E01Mar 11, 2012
Japan's Nuclear Nightmare Mar 11, 2012 On 11 March 2011, a massive earthquake and tsunami off Japan’s coast caused a meltdown at the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant.
S05 E02Mar 18, 2012
Bismarck Mar 18, 2012 Maritime Historian Andrew Lambert looks at the Royal Navy's battle with the German battleship Bismarck.
S05 E03Mar 25, 2012
Mountain Tsunami Mar 25, 2012 In 1963 a landslide from Monte Toc into the reservoir of the Europe's highest dam caused a giant flood wave that destroyed the village of Longarone and other villages, claiming over 2,000 lives.
S05 E04Apr 1, 2012
Waco Cult Apr 1, 2012 After a 51-day siege at the ranch of an armed religious cult, the FBI tries to force people out with tear gas, but a fire breaks out and almost 80 people die.
S05 E05Apr 15, 2012
Deepwater Horizon Apr 15, 2012 A look at the series of decisions and mistakes that led to the world's largest oil spill disaster, and that 11 workers on the rig died.
S05 E06Apr 22, 2012
Massacre in Mumbai Apr 22, 2012 On 26 November 2008, terrorists attacked two luxury hotels (one of them the famous Taj Mahal Hotel), a Jewish educational center, a café and a train station in Mumbai, killing 166 people.