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American Blackout Trailer: Would You Survive If the Lights Went Out?

Everyone has a zombie apocalypse escape plan, but what about one for a catastrophic blackout, like the one seen on NBC's Revolution?Later this month, National Geographic Channel will ask that question with American Blackout, a two-hour disaster film… Read more

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There Will Be Chaos Season 4, Episode 6 Aug 28, 2014 Subscription

Jerry McMullin, a retired risk assessment analyst, has put millions of dollars into his safe house. The Jackling family will do everything in their power to protect their home and family from a wildfire.

You Said It Was Non-Lethal Season 4, Episode 5 Aug 21, 2014 Subscription

Jane and Rick Austin prepare for an electromagnetic pulse disaster by disguising a greenhouse. Jim Lebus is prepping for an earthquake that he fears will paralyze the West Coast. In Virginia, Jack Houston tests his wilderness survival skills.

Back to the Dark Ages Season 4, Episode 4 Aug 14, 2014 Subscription

Doomsday preppers Chuck Vessey, Lisa Roulette, and Tom and Beth Tailer have fears ranging from an electromagnetic pulse taking out the power grid to catastrophic climate change.

Shepherds and Wolves Season 4, Episode 3 Aug 7, 2014 Subscription

Roger Dougan is prepping for a terrorist attack on the electrical grid. Curtis believes the Earth will soon reach its carrying capacity, causing civil unrest. Karissa Baca is prepping for a second Great Depression.

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Doomsday Preppers, Season 1
Doomsday Preppers explores the lives of otherwise ordinary Americans who are preparing for the end of the world as we know it.
Doomsday Preppers, Season 2
Go inside America's prepping subculture, uncovering a wide assortment of prepping styles and approaches, meeting preppers on their own turf, examining (more…)
Doomsday Preppers, Season 1
Doomsday Preppers explores the lives of otherwise ordinary Americans who are preparing for the end of the world as we know it.

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Wed Oct 25 4:00am
Hit the Ground Running(Season 2, Episode 12) NGC

Two motorcyclists set up a homestead in the Virginia mountains in case of an economic collapse; a construction-company owner in Maine prepares for disaster; a man spends his time in his mobile home, which he plans to use as a hideout in the wake of a terro (more…)

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Wed Oct 25 5:00am
Don't Betray the Colony(Season 3, Episode 1) NGC

A prepper-colony leader teaches his son to hunt for wild boar and builds gallows for lawbreakers in the Season 3 premiere.

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Wed Nov 1 3:00am
Bullets, Lots of Bullets(Season 1, Episode 1) NGC

This series examines how a subculture of Americans are preparing for civilization's collapse. The premiere profiles a Texas couple who have stockpiled more than 50,000 pounds of food in preparation for doomsday. Also: A California man demonstrates how he i (more…)

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Doomsday Preppers Takes on New York City

If the folks on Doomsday Preppers are right, the revolution will not, in fact, be televised. Nor wil…

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  • Premiered: February 7, 2012
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: A look at how a subculture of Americans are preparing for civilization's collapse. (more)

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