If we faced a countdown to destruction, could we build a spacecraft to take us to new and habitable worlds? Can we Evacuate Earth? This documentary special examines this terrifying but scientifically plausible scenario by exploring how we could unite to ensure the survival of the human race.
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"Starship City" was filmed at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, FL. See more
In the opening sequence, we see meteor showers in Jeju Island, South Korea, in Marfa, Texas, and in Chile; there are also clear, starry nights. However, South Korea and Texas are 10 time zones apart. If it was dark enough for amateur astronomers in Korea, then dawn should be beginning in Texas and their star fields washed out by the dawning sun. See more
Written by Johan van der Voet
Performed by Johan van der Voet See more