Explorer 2.0

National Geographic
Explorer 2.0


Hosted by Phil Keoghan, National Geographic's flagship series Explorer investigates global stories of science, nature and culture. It is the longest-running documentary series on cable and recipient of 52 Emmy Awards, 13 Cable ACE awards, the Genesis and Peabody Awards, and twice nominated for Academy Awards. Newly reformatted as a weekly 1-hour magazine series, episodes air in 171 countries in 45 languages and supported by 440 million viewers.


  • Space Race


    Phil Keoghan journeys to the Atacama Desert to visit Paranal Observatory. Mariana van Zeller heads to California to speak with members of the growing Flat Earth movement, and a group of volunteers trying to debunk their claims. Albert Lin explores a new frontier in human's ambition to travel to Mars - hibernation - and how lemurs can help. Cara Santa Maria explores the world of meteorite trading in Morocco and what it means for space research.