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Inside the Megastorm

Watch as hurricane Sandy unfolds and explore what made it so much more devastating than other hurricanes. The NOVA special airs November 18, 2012 at 6 pm, followed by Ken Burn's The Dust Bowl at 7pm.

Was Hurricane Sandy a freak combination of weather systems? Or are hurricanes increasing in intensity due to a warming climate? How did this perfect storm make search and rescue so dangerous? “Inside the Megastorm” takes viewers moment-by-moment through Hurricane Sandy, its impact and the future of storm protection. Through first-person accounts from survivors and from experts and scientists, the program gives scientific context to a new breed of storm.

NOVA: Inside the Megastorm

Sunday, November 18 at 6pm & midnight on PBS North
Sunday, November 18 at 9pm on 2nd Chance