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


  • Why Oil Country is Turning to Wind Power

    Follow host Joe Hanson as he learns why his home state of Texas is turning to wind power.
  • How FIVE BILLION lbs of Las Vegas Garbage Powers a City

    How billions of pounds of garbage gets turned into energy.
  • Can Dynamite Save You From An Avalanche?

    To prevent avalanches, you have to do something counterintuitive — you have to start them.
  • Humans Cause Traffic Jams, AI Can Fix Them

    Traffic is a problem we need to finally solve, and automated vehicles might help us do it.
  • How a Mind-Blowing World of Ice Gets Made

    It’s one long mile of towering ice cliffs and it’s all human-made. How do they build it?
  • Flight Lessons from a World Champion Drone Racer

    Dive into the beauty and physics of drones with an FPV pilot.
  • How Bison are Saving America's Lost Prairie

    Bison could be the key to saving America’s lost prairie.
  • Who Made These Giant Desert Figures... and Why?

    Who made this mysterious collection of rock paintings just a few hundred feet off a dusty

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.