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Born to Explore With Richard Wiese

Description

A global exploration of human cultures, geographical marvels and facts about nature.

Upcoming Episodes

  • Chile: Kissed by the Sea

    A visit to Chile features its rich cultures and traditions. Stops include Santiago, where the Mercado Centrale-ranked as one of the world's top markets-is explored; the artistic seaport town of Valparaiso, the cradle of "cueca brava," a gritty urban music that unites Chileans young and old; and the village of Horcon, which is home to Chile's only commercial fisherwoman. (30 minutes)

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  • England: The Queen's Swan

    A visit to England explores the role that the swan has played in Britain's long line of proud traditions. Included: the Abbotsbury Swannery, where caring for the birds is a royal institution; the Queen's swan warden and swan herd; and a swan rescue. (30 minutes)

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  • Iceland: Fire & Ice

    A tour of Iceland, where people live in the shadow of volcanoes. Included: the country's glaciers and famed geothermal pools; modern-day Vikings; a meal of rotten shark; and sheep corralling. (30 minutes)

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  • Cyprus: Cleopatra's Secret Island

    A visit to the Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus features archeologist Joan Breton Connelly, who is searching for a sacred temple said to have been built by Cleopatra to honor her love child with Julius Caesar; an organic farm and restaurant operated by one of Cyprus' most celebrated chefs; and the "tatsia" dance. (30 minutes)

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  • Africa: The Elephant Trunk Show

    An African sojourn spotlights the elephant, the world's largest land mammal. Included: desert-adapted elephants in Namibia; a relocated herd in South Africa; and a family of orphaned elephants in Botswana. (30 minutes)

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