Independent Lens: Containment Monday, Jan. 9 at 10 p.m. CT on NET The safe storage of nuclear waste is one of the world’s most pressing issues. How do governments protect future generations from some of the deadliest, longest-lasting substances ever produced?
Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 8 p.m. CT on NET A chilling nightmare becomes reality when a worker in Arkansas accidentally drops a socket that punctures the fuel tank of an intercontinental ballistic missile – and it’s loaded with a thermonuclear warhead. Learn how experts at Nebraska’s Strategic Air Command made decisions to prevent an explosion 600 times more powerful than the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.
NATURE – Snowbound: Animals of Winter Wednesday, Jan. 11 at 7 p.m. CT on NET Snow looks magical, but it’s a harsh reality for many animals who must survive in unforgiving winter weather.
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