28 June: Disaster Diaries 2015

Record-breaking cyclone activity, explosive volcanic eruptions, powerful earthquakes and endless heat waves - 2015 was punctuated by a number of exceptional natural disasters. The toll of these terrifying events: 20,000 lives lost and more than 42 billion dollars worth of damage.

Is this the result of global warming or could other factors, like El Nino, be to blame? How do scientists try to forecast these cataclysms? Is it possible for inhabitants to prepare in advance and anticipate these natural events? This film presents the major natural disasters of 2015.

Thursday at 22.30 on TG4.

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