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Himalaya Connection

Shot in Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Mongolia, Nepal and Pakistan, the film explores the dramatic and far-reaching effects of the Indian and Asian tectonic plates crashing below the Himalayas and their impact on the region's geology, climate and people. It also reveals how the Indian-Asian plate collision created notable geologic superlatives: Earth's highest mountain range—the Himalayas—and some of Earth's largest rivers, such as the Brahmaputra, Ganges, and Indus, which flow from the Himalayas...
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  • program length: 60 minutes

Thursday, October 11 at 1:00 am on 12.1

additional airdates

  • Wednesday, October 10 at 8:00 pm on 12.1
  • Sunday, October 21 at 2:30 pm on 12.2