National Geographic Explorer

Genre: Documentary
Premiere: 1985
IMDB Rating: 8.1/10
Sessons: 26
Full Episodes: 118
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National Geographic Explorer Series
Full Show Summary

A weekly series of short documentary segments funded by the National Geographic Society and done in the style of the National Geographic Specials. In 2003, the show was re-branded National Geographic Ultimate Explorer. A news-style journal format is now used instead of the more traditional format of the specials.
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Date Aired National Geographic Explorer Episodes
Season 1
12 October 2003 Season 1, Episode 1: A Cheetah Story
19 October 2003 Season 1, Episode 2: The Ultimate Crocodile
09 November 2003 Season 1, Episode 3: The Lion Queen
19 November 2003 Season 1, Episode 4: Legends of the Night: America's Last Red Wolves
21 December 2003 Season 1, Episode 5: Coming of Age with Elephants
04 January 2004 Season 1, Episode 6: Tempests from the Deep
31 January 2004 Season 1, Episode 7: Wolves of the Air; Flight of the Harpy Eagle
08 February 2004 Season 1, Episode 8: King Rattler
09 February 2004 Season 1, Episode 9: Africa's Deadly Dozen
22 February 2004 Season 1, Episode 10: Gates of Hell
23 February 2004 Season 1, Episode 11: Island of the Vampire Birds
13 March 2004 Season 1, Episode 12: Elephant Power
21 March 2004 Season 1, Episode 13: Fearsome Frogs
22 March 2004 Season 1, Episode 14: Rat
28 March 2004 Season 1, Episode 15: Poison
23 April 2004 Season 1, Episode 16: Making of `Roar'
19 June 2004 Season 1, Episode 17: Tiger Sharks
Season 2
17 January 2005 Season 2, Episode 1: Killer Cats
24 January 2005 Season 2, Episode 2: The True Face of Hurricanes
07 February 2005 Season 2, Episode 3: The Witchcraft Murder
14 February 2005 Season 2, Episode 4: Inside Shock and Awe
07 March 2005 Season 2, Episode 5: Tiny Humans: The "Hobbits" of Flores
09 March 2005 Season 2, Episode 6: Hogzilla
25 March 2005 Season 2, Episode 7: Explorer: Surviving Maximum Security
22 April 2005 Season 2, Episode 8: Violent Earth
16 June 2005 Season 2, Episode 9: Explorer: Search for Adam
13 September 2005 Season 2, Episode 10: Explorer: Collapse
04 October 2005 Season 2, Episode 11: Explorer: Pyramids of Death
11 November 2005 Season 2, Episode 12: Explorer: Jamestown
28 November 2005 Season 2, Episode 13: Explorer: Super Chopper
06 January 2006 Season 2, Episode 14: Super Snake
31 January 2006 Season 2, Episode 15: World's Most Dangerous Gang
30 May 2006 Season 2, Episode 16: Drowning New Orleans
13 June 2006 Season 2, Episode 17: Explorer: Elephant Rage
20 June 2006 Season 2, Episode 18: Super Sub
30 May 2006 Season 2, Episode 19: Inside The Real NCIS
Season 3
16 August 2006 Season 3, Episode 1: Python vs Gator
30 August 2006 Season 3, Episode 2: Ultimate Bear
06 September 2006 Season 3, Episode 3: L.A.'s Future Quake
13 September 2006 Season 3, Episode 4: Ultimate Hippo
20 September 2006 Season 3, Episode 5: Ultimate Cat
18 October 2006 Season 3, Episode 6: World's Most Dangerous Drug
06 December 2006 Season 3, Episode 7: Attack of the Killer Bees
13 December 2006 Season 3, Episode 8: Super Carrier
17 December 2006 Season 3, Episode 9: Secret Lives of Jesus
21 January 2007 Season 3, Episode 10: Iraq's Guns for Hire
19 February 2007 Season 3, Episode 11: Ultimate Shark
27 February 2007 Season 3, Episode 12: Inside North Korea
28 February 2007 Season 3, Episode 13: Doomsday Volcano
04 March 2007 Season 3, Episode 14: Aryan Brotherhood
11 April 2007 Season 3, Episode 15: Struck by Lightning
13 June 2007 Season 3, Episode 16: FBI Takedown
Season 4
08 August 2007 Season 4, Episode 1: Jellyfish Invasion
15 August 2007 Season 4, Episode 2: Science of Dogs
12 September 2007 Season 4, Episode 3: Ultimate Crocodile
19 September 2007 Season 4, Episode 4: Science of Babies
07 October 2007 Season 4, Episode 5: Mammoth Mystery
11 November 2007 Season 4, Episode 6: Inside the Body Trade
21 November 2007 Season 4, Episode 7: Ultimate Viper
02 December 2007 Season 4, Episode 8: China's Secret Mummies
09 December 2007 Season 4, Episode 9: Last Christians of Bethlehem
09 January 2008 Season 4, Episode 10: Science of Evil
13 February 2008 Season 4, Episode 11: Testosterone Factor
12 March 2008 Season 4, Episode 12: Alaska's Last Oil
08 April 2008 Season 4, Episode 13: Shark Superhighway
03 June 2008 Season 4, Episode 14: Tunnel to a Lost World
04 June 2008 Season 4, Episode 15: Bog Mummies
10 June 2008 Season 4, Episode 16: Science of Cats
01 July 2008 Season 4, Episode 17: Gorilla Murders
22 July 2008 Season 4, Episode 18: Finding Anastasia
Season 5
02 September 2008 Season 5, Episode 1: Moment of Death
16 September 2008 Season 5, Episode 2: Congo Bush Pilots
25 September 2008 Season 5, Episode 3: Secret History of Gold
02 October 2008 Season 5, Episode 4: Marijuana Nation
09 December 2008 Season 5, Episode 5: Guns in America
13 January 2009 Season 5, Episode 6: The Virus Hunters
03 February 2009 Season 5, Episode 7: Italy's Mystery Mummies
10 February 2009 Season 5, Episode 8: Monster Fish of the Congo
24 February 2009 Season 5, Episode 9: Peru's Mass Grave Mystery
10 March 2009 Season 5, Episode 10: T. Rex Walks Again
05 April 2009 Season 5, Episode 11: Inside Guantanamo
02 June 2009 Season 5, Episode 12: Child Mummy Sacrifice
09 June 2009 Season 5, Episode 13: Easter Island Underworld
12 June 2009 Season 5, Episode 14: Inside Death Row
08 September 2009 Season 5, Episode 15: Inside Guantanamo
15 September 2009 Season 5, Episode 16: Sex, Lies and Gender
22 September 2009 Season 5, Episode 17: Chimps on the Edge
Season 6
27 October 2009 Season 6, Episode 1: Mystery of The Disembodied Feet
03 November 2009 Season 6, Episode 2: Inside LSD
10 November 2009 Season 6, Episode 3: Secret History of Diamonds
17 November 2009 Season 6, Episode 4: 24 Hours After Asteroid Impact
24 November 2009 Season 6, Episode 5: Nazi Mystery: Twins from Brazil
01 March 2010 Season 6, Episode 6: Inside The Nuclear Threat
11 April 2010 Season 6, Episode 7: Solitary Confinement
19 April 2010 Season 6, Episode 8: 25 Years
20 April 2010 Season 6, Episode 9: Journey to an Alien Moon
27 April 2010 Season 6, Episode 10: Fatal Insomnia
08 June 2010 Season 6, Episode 11: Talibanistan
15 June 2010 Season 6, Episode 12: Electronic Armageddon
10 August 2010 Season 6, Episode 13: Inside the DEA
17 August 2010 Season 6, Episode 14: 24 Hours After Hiroshima
24 August 2010 Season 6, Episode 15: Albino Murders
31 August 2010 Season 6, Episode 16: Inside Bioterror
28 September 2010 Season 6, Episode 17: Can the Gulf Survive?
16 November 2010 Season 6, Episode 18: Lost Mummies of New Guinea
23 November 2010 Season 6, Episode 19: How Man Tamed the Wild
14 December 2010 Season 6, Episode 20: Born to Rage?
17 January 2011 Season 6, Episode 21: American Hostage
24 January 2011 Season 6, Episode 22: Lost Cannibals of Europe
07 February 2011 Season 6, Episode 23: How to Build a Beating Heart
14 February 2011 Season 6, Episode 24: Clash of the Americas
Season 7
19 April 2011 Season 7, Episode 1: Mystery of the Murdered Saints
26 April 2011 Season 7, Episode 2: The Angel Effect
10 May 2011 Season 7, Episode 3: Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes
17 May 2011 Season 7, Episode 4: Megapiranha
29 May 2011 Season 7, Episode 5: Stormageddon
23 November 2011 Season 7, Episode 6: How to Build an Ancient Man
Season 26
Season 26, Episode 12: Moon Rock Heist