NHK Documentary

Mega Crisis: Skyscrapers in Aseismic Danger

Japan's skyscrapers are built to withstand earthquakes. But even the most resilient are at risk. Learn about the destructive power of long period seismic pulses and how this threat is being combated.
  • program length: 49 minutes
  • episode #4001

Sunday, November 19 at 2:10 am on 12.4

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  • Saturday, November 18 at 8:10 am on 12.4
  • Saturday, November 18 at 2:10 pm on 12.4
  • Saturday, November 18 at 8:10 pm on 12.4

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Hard-hitting documentary that takes an in-depth look at some of the political, economic, and social challenges that Japan - and our world - is facing.