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From National Geographic: American Blackout


Published on Oct 3, 2013

A Premiere Movie Event 
Sunday, October 27 9/8c

A cyber-attack takes down the grid and leaves millions of ordinary people without electricity. Follow the first-hand stories of five different groups stranded in the darkness as their desperate scenarios unfold. What happens when the lights go out? How long would it take for civilization to crumble? Would you know what to do? On October 27th, you will learn what it means to be powerless.