There used to be a time when you could strike out into the vast unexplored wilderness and stake your claim – but not anymore. Today, the story of one seaside town where one homeowner is facing a brutal property dispute against an undefeatable opponent: the Atlantic Ocean.
Plus, a group of 19th century pioneers lay claim to one of the world’s most inhospitable mountains and turn it into a premiere tourist destination.
And, Sam goes on a hunt for Earth’s last unexplored places, so he can plant a flag and stake his claim.
You can learn more about all the segments and explore pictures and videos from Sam's adventures here: S01|E05: Stake Your Claim
Here's a sneak peak:
Fortify, Accomodate, Relocate: Nahant, Massachusetts is a rocky crescent moon of land out in the Atlantic Ocean just north of Boston. It has a long history of being at the mercy of the ocean, and the people who live there are looking at an uncertain future. The seas are rising, and no one can say how long many homes by the water will be safe.