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  • ISLANDS

  • Every Tuesday 21:00 KSA 22:00 UAE
  • National Geographic Abu Dhabi

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This great world treasure is under threat. Although it is one of the world’s most extraordinary island locations, its ecological diversity battles against a rising human population.

EPISODE GUIDE

  • Islands: Fiji
    White sands, palm trees, crystal waters - but the iconic South Sea idyll is under threat from devastating climate change. From bleached corals to rising sea levels, it sounds a dire warning to the world of what is to come.
    Next Showing:  
    Monday 15 September 2014 at 23:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
    Repeats:  
    Tuesday 16 September 2014 at 03:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi

    Tuesday 16 September 2014 at 07:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
  • Islands: Cuba
    Sparkling beaches, glorious colonial architecture - and an identity and culture defined by geographic and political isolation. But in today's global market can it remain unique and distinctive when its isolation comes to an end?
    Next Showing:  
    Sunday 14 September 2014 at 23:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
    Repeats:  
    Monday 15 September 2014 at 03:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi

    Monday 15 September 2014 at 07:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
  • Islands: Galapagos
    This great world treasure is under threat. Although it is one of the world’s most extraordinary island locations, its ecological diversity battles against a rising human population.
    Next Showing:  
    Tuesday 16 September 2014 at 23:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
    Repeats:  
    Wednesday 17 September 2014 at 03:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi

    Wednesday 17 September 2014 at 07:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
  • Islands: Iceland
    With untapped glacial rivers and snow-covered volcanoes, Iceland faces a dilemma over whether green energy or untouched wilderness is worth more. Does its future lie in reconnecting with its past?
    Next Showing:  
    Wednesday 17 September 2014 at 23:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
    Repeats:  
    Thursday 18 September 2014 at 03:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi

    Thursday 18 September 2014 at 07:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
  • Islands: Zanzibar
    Once the hub of a vast trading network, today the Spice Island is mired in poverty. Now Zanzibar's people must fight back with ingenuity and resourcefulness if they want to chart a new course for the future.
    Next Showing:  
    Thursday 18 September 2014 at 23:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
    Repeats:  
    Friday 19 September 2014 at 03:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi

    Friday 19 September 2014 at 07:00 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi
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