The Making of a Continent

  • 1986
  • TV Show
  • None

A Peabody-winning geological study of the formation of the North American continent, based on Welsh-born Ron Redfern's book. Surveyed: the Great Plains, the Mississippi River, the Grand Canyon, the Great Basin and Range, and the threat of earthquakes in California. The series is a collaboration of the BBC and Chicago's WTTW.

Where to Watch

Available to Stream

  • Watch on

Premise

A Peabody-winning geological study of the formation of the North American continent, based on Welsh-born Ron Redfern's book. Surveyed: the Great Plains, the Mississippi River, the Grand Canyon, the Great Basin and Range, and the threat of earthquakes in California. The series is a collaboration of the BBC and Chicago's WTTW.

Jump to:

Trending TonightSee all »