Ep. 9 - Striking Oil

The Polar Sea

Described Video:
In Alaska, the Northwest Passage transforms from wild terrain into an industrial corridor lined with oil rigs. It's a landscape that many governments, industrialists and ordinary residents would like to see across the Arctic. As ice melts from previously inaccessible waters, there is a bitter divide between petro-politics and reality. Oil workers argue that global warming is a hoax, while out at sea, a lonely but determined biologist has spent 40 years collecting proof it is real.
Aug 06, 2018