Overview reveals the natural phenomena and human forces shaping our planet.


  • Want to Solve Wildfires and Drought? Leave it to BEAVERS!

    Could beavers be the ally we’ve been waiting for when it comes to saving the environment?!
  • Why the Fastest Place on Earth is Disappearing

    The Bonneville Salt Flats took millions of years to form. We altered it in a century.
  • What are Wild Coyotes Doing in the Big City?

    In Chicago a new resident has upended our thinking about cities and the natural world.
  • What Makes These Dunes Sing?

    Why do dunes sing? Head into the mysterious world of sand with host Joe Hanson!
  • Why Earth’s Newest Glacier is Inside an Active Volcano

    Mt. St. Helens Volcano is the site of the world’s newest glacier, one of the few growing.
  • Why are There 30 Million Horseshoe Crabs on This Beach?

    Every spring, the beaches of Delaware Bay play host to one of the world’s wildest parties.
  • Are Roller Coasters Actually Good For Your Brain?

    Learn what’s happening to your body on a coaster and how they might help you feel better.
  • US Streets are Dangerous. We Can Fix Them.

    US streets are designed to move cars as fast as possible. Is it time for that to change?

About Overview

Overview combines aerial cinematography with science storytelling to reveal both the natural phenomena and human forces shaping our planet. The series will feature stories about agriculture, engineering, the environment and natural wonders told by the scientists, rangers, farmers and artists who are responsible for innovating the world around us.