How the World Ends

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  • 2017
  • 1 Season
  • 6.4  (49)

How the World Ends is a documentary series that aired on the American Heroes Channel (AHC) in 2017. The show explores different possible scenarios that could lead to the end of the world as we know it. From natural disasters to man-made catastrophes, the series examines the science behind these potential end-of-world events and the potential impact they could have on society.

Each hour-long episode of How the World Ends focuses on a specific disaster scenario and features interviews with experts in various fields discussing the likelihood and potential outcomes of such an event. The series is hosted by Joe Cerletti, an expert in survival and security, who introduces each scenario and provides insights and advice on how to prepare and survive in the event of a disaster.

One episode of the series, for example, explores the possibility of a massive solar flare hitting the earth and causing widespread power outages and disruptions to communication and transportation systems. The episode features interviews with scientists and engineers who explain the science behind solar flares and the potential impact they could have on our infrastructure. Joe also talks to individuals who have experienced power outages in the past, and offers advice on how to prepare for such an event.

Another episode examines the possibility of a global pandemic like the Spanish flu epidemic that killed millions of people in 1918. The episode delves into the science behind viral outbreaks and the challenges of containing and treating such diseases. Joe also speaks to medical experts and public health officials who discuss the potential consequences of a pandemic and the steps that can be taken to mitigate its effects.

Other episodes feature scenarios such as a super-volcanic eruption, a massive asteroid impact, and a nuclear war. Each episode provides a comprehensive look at the science behind these events and the potential consequences, while also offering practical advice on how to prepare for and survive such disasters.

Throughout the series, Joe Cerletti offers insights and guidance on survival techniques and emergency preparedness. He emphasizes the importance of having a plan and adequate supplies in place in case of an emergency, and offers practical tips on how to stock up and prepare for disaster. He also offers advice on how to stay calm and focused in a crisis situation, and how to work together with others to increase the chances of survival.

Overall, How the World Ends is a compelling and informative series that provides a scientific and practical look at various disaster scenarios. The show offers valuable insights and advice on emergency preparedness and survival, and serves as a reminder of the importance of being ready for the unexpected.

How the World Ends is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on February 12, 2017.

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Where to Watch How the World Ends
How the World Ends is available for streaming on the AHC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch How the World Ends on demand at Discovery+, Amazon Prime, Philo, Amazon, Vudu, FuboTV, Sling, Google Play, Apple TV, AHC and Tubi TV.
  • Premiere Date
    February 12, 2017
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (49)