Drain the Oceans

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  • TV-PG
  • 2018
  • 6 Seasons
  • 7.5  (693)

National Geographic Channel's 2018 series, "Drain the Oceans" is a fascinating and informative documentary show staring Craig Sechler, Russell Boulter and James Delgado. The series highlights one of the biggest mysteries of our planet: the deep and dark world of the ocean, and its secrets waiting to be discovered. The show uses advanced computer graphics to visualize and explore what lies beneath the waves. It promises to be a breathtaking journey with surprises at every turn.

The show uncovers the mysteries that lie beneath the surface of the world's oceans, just like the title suggests. It dives deep into the history of all oceans on the earth, from the Indian Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea, from the Pacific to the Atlantic, looking for clues and discovering secrets that have been hidden from the human eye for thousands of years. The show uses modern technology, as well as historical accounts, to give us a deeper understanding of each treasure of our oceans.

Each episode of the TV series covers different topics, such as the exploration of the Bermuda Triangle, the Titanic, and World War II battlefield sunken ships. It unravels mysteries and tells the story of these legendary events from a new perspective. The show outlines the unique combination of factors that simultaneously sunk these ships, such as the high speed of the collision, the location and the condition of the water, and the behavior and skill level of the crew. We follow the journey to the depths as the wreckage reveals the stories left untold.

The show uses a unique approach to bring the history of the oceans to life. With the use of high-tech CGI animations, viewers go below the waterline and explore every corner of the deep. The show takes the viewers on a journey through time, exploring each sunken ship, underwater city or hidden treasure, using technology to reconstruct it and show how it looked like before it sunk.

The technology behind the animated imagery includes advanced 3D imagery, high-resolution satellite mapping, and underwater footage. It creates a detailed world that brings the mysterious ocean into a new and exhilarating perspective. The show takes viewers on an immersive journey that highlights the contrast between the harsh and volatile world of the ocean and the breath-taking beauty that lies beneath.

The host of the "Drain the Oceans" series brings the show to life. Craig Sechler is a professional voice actor, who has worked on various documentaries and brings his expertise to this series, showcasing his talent for narration. Russell Boulter and James Delgado are the experts that make sure the viewers get the most from the experience. Boulter is a British Archeologist and journalist with a passion for maritime history. Delgado is an American underwater explorer, archeologist and maritime historian, who has years of experience exploring the undersea world. Both experts provide fascinating insight into the history and significance of each discovery.

A unique aspect of the show is its focus on the impact of climate change on the ocean, including rising sea levels and the impact on marine life. The show turns the focus to the future, warning us of what it could look like if we don't change our ways. The show debunks the myths around the ocean, including the infamous Bermuda Triangle, and separates fact from fiction.

In conclusion, "Drain the Oceans" is an all-encompassing, fascinating and in-depth exploration of our ocean's mysteries, using advanced technology and historical research, offering the viewers a new perspective into the world beneath the surface. The show is not just educational, but also entertaining and immersive, with the combined efforts of experts, animation and narration, making for an unbeatable experience. It is destined to become a favorite of both science enthusiasts and viewers eager to explore the unknown.

Drain the Oceans is a series that is currently running and has 6 seasons (61 episodes). The series first aired on May 28, 2018.

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$20 Million Time Bomb
6. $20 Million Time Bomb
April 9, 2023
A bomb, murder, and a foiled multi-million insurance scam on the high seas.
Invasion USA
5. Invasion USA
April 2, 2023
A US flagship wreck reveals the British burning of the White House in 1814.
The Myth of the Pacific Pirate Ship
4. The Myth of the Pacific Pirate Ship
March 26, 2023
Archaeologists uncover the truth behind the legend of a treasure ship.
Secrets of the Dinosaurs
3. Secrets of the Dinosaurs
March 19, 2023
From Patagonia to Canada, paleontologists uncover the Real Jurassic Americas.
Rise of the Mob
2. Rise of the Mob
March 12, 2023
Hidden in the oceans, lakes and rivers of the US lie wrecks revealing secrets to the rise to power of the American Mob in the 1920s.
Alaska
1. Alaska
March 5, 2023
The hunt for a legendary ghost ship in Alaska reveals a corner of the United States once known as "Russian America."
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Where to Watch Drain the Oceans
Drain the Oceans is available for streaming on the National Geographic Channel website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Drain the Oceans on demand at Disney+, Amazon, Hulu, National Geographic, Vudu, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    May 28, 2018
  • IMDB Rating
    7.5  (693)