S2: Blizzards | Fierce Earth

In this Fierce Earth special, US storm-chaser Mike Theiss travels into the heart of the Boston Blizzard of February 2013. He witnesses first-hand how a major city in the US comes grinding to a halt after 36 hours of winter chaos. Leo investigates the invisible freezing effect of wind chill in one of the UK's most extreme wind-tunnels.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 28'24''
  • Broadcast year: 2014
Curriculum Connection
  • Geography | Human and physical geography | Weather and Climate

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: CBBC
  • Programme: Fierce Earth
  • Series: 2
  • Episode: Blizzards