Nova

Arctic Drift

(Season 48, Episode 16)

Series: Nova

Air Date: 2021-10-13

Language: English

Genre: Documentary, Biography

Networks: PBS

Description

Join scientists on the most ambitious Arctic research expedition of all time. Experts from over twenty different nations join the voyage of the massive Polarstern icebreaker as it’s gripped by the polar ice and drifts for nearly an entire year. From this unique research station, they can make long-term observations and perform experiments in unprecedented detail. Facing hungry polar bears, perilous sea ice cracks, and brutal cold, the team strives to understand the forces that are changing the region—and the world—forever. (Premieres Wednesday, October 13 at 9 pm on PBS)

Guest Starts :

Talithia Williams