EXPEDITION UNKNOWN

About Expedition Unknown chronicles the adventures of Josh Gates as he investigates iconic mysteries across the globe. Gates begins by interviewing key eyewitnesses and uncovering recent developments in the story, then springboards into a fully immersive exploration. This authentic, roughshod adventure leads Gates closer to the truth behind these unanswered global enigmas, such as the disappearance of Amelia Earhart’s plane. Josh Gates is an adventurer and avid explorer with a unique brand of humor and passion for off-the-map excursions.

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Discovery to Broadcast Live from the Bottom of One of the Largest Submerged Sink Holes Discovery to Broadcast Live from the Bottom of One of the Largest Submerged Sink Holes
by TV News Desk - November 14, 2018

Located 46 miles off the coast of Belize, the Blue Hole is known around the world for its crystal-clear water and its abundance of sharks and sea life. But this remote spot has only ever been fully explored once - back in 1971 by legendary ocean expert Jacques Cousteau himself. But what mysteries li... (more...)
BendFilm Announces Awards For 15th Annual BendFilm Festival BendFilm Announces Awards For 15th Annual BendFilm Festival
by BWW News Desk - October 16, 2018

BendFilm announced today 16 films and filmmakers awarded jury prizes at the 2018 BendFilm Festival. BendFilm created two new film categories this year to recognize impactful environmental or outdoor adventure focused stories and Native cinema.  ... (more...)
Scoop: Travel Channel Programming Highlights 10/22-11/4 Scoop: Travel Channel Programming Highlights 10/22-11/4
by TV Scoop - October 10, 2018

Get all the scoop on Travel Channel Programming Highlights 10/22-11/4!... (more...)
Travel Channel Presents GHOST ADVENTURES LIVE Travel Channel Presents GHOST ADVENTURES LIVE
by TV News Desk - October 05, 2018

Be afraid. Be very afraid. For 10 years, “Ghost Adventures” has brought chilling ghost investigations into viewers' homes, creating unforgettable paranormal experiences for those brave enough to watch. In celebration of the scariest night of the year, Travel Channel has lined up a ghostly event to d... (more...)
Travel Channel Presents LOST AMAZON: PROJECT Z Travel Channel Presents LOST AMAZON: PROJECT Z
by TV News Desk - October 02, 2018

On a lifelong quest to find a legendary empire of mythical giants, Amazon expedition leader James Lynch and navigator René Delmotte return to the jungles of Peru in the Travel Channel premiere of “Lost Amazon: Project Z” on Tuesday, October 16 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. In the hour-long special, the renowned... (more...)
Discovery Channel Presents EXPEDITION UNKNOWN: SEARCH FOR THE AFTERLIFE Discovery Channel Presents EXPEDITION UNKNOWN: SEARCH FOR THE AFTERLIFE
by TV News Desk - September 27, 2018

Explorer and host Josh Gates takes us beyond the grave in Discovery's four-part special event EXPEDITION UNKNOWN: SEARCH FOR THE AFTERLIFE. Gates journeys across the globe to investigate into the spirit world and answer mankind's greatest unsolved mystery - where do we go when we die? From a ghost h... (more...)
Discovery Channel's EXPEDITION UNKNOWN Aids in Recovery of Stolen Ruby Red Slippers from 'The Wizard of Oz' Discovery Channel's EXPEDITION UNKNOWN Aids in Recovery of Stolen Ruby Red Slippers from 'The Wizard of Oz'
by BWW News Desk - September 04, 2018

Discovery Channel's EXPEDITION UNKNOWN Aids in Recovery of Stolen Ruby Red Slippers from 'The Wizard of Oz'... (more...)
WIZARD OF OZ Ruby Slippers Stolen From The Judy Garland Museum Have Been Recovered WIZARD OF OZ Ruby Slippers Stolen From The Judy Garland Museum Have Been Recovered
by BWW News Desk - September 04, 2018

The pair of ruby slippers that were stolen in 2005 from The Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids, MN, have been recovered.... (more...)
The Travel Channel Shares Programming Highlights For June 16 - July 1 The Travel Channel Shares Programming Highlights For June 16 - July 1
by TV News Desk - June 04, 2018

Check out what's coming to the Travel Channel June 16th - July 1st below! ... (more...)
Documentary IT WILL BE CHAOS An Epic, Five-Year Inside Look at the Mediterranean Refugee Crisis from All Sides, Debuts 6/18 Exclusively on HBO Documentary IT WILL BE CHAOS An Epic, Five-Year Inside Look at the Mediterranean Refugee Crisis from All Sides, Debuts 6/18 Exclusively on HBO
by BWW News Desk - June 01, 2018

Documentary IT WILL BE CHAOS An Epic, Five-Year Inside Look at the Mediterranean Refugee Crisis from All Sides, Debuts 6/18, Exclusively on HBO... (more...)
Epic Documentary IT WILL BE CHAOS to Debut Exclusively on HBO June 18 Epic Documentary IT WILL BE CHAOS to Debut Exclusively on HBO June 18
by TV News Desk - May 31, 2018

IT WILL BE CHAOS is an inside look at the human consequences of the refugee crisis spanning the Mediterranean, as told through the harrowing stories of brave asylum seekers, as well as the Italian locals who must cope with a massive influx of newcomers arriving with virtually nothing. Directed by Lo... (more...)
The Travel Channel Releases June 2018 Highlights Including Season Premieres, New Specials, & More The Travel Channel Releases June 2018 Highlights Including Season Premieres, New Specials, & More
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2018

The Travel Channel has released it's June highlights! Ocean Explorers Philippe and Ashlan Cousteau Dive into Deep-Sea Adventures in Ecuador and Key West, Florida, in the Back-to-Back Season Premieres of 'Caribbean Pirate Treasure'... (more...)
All-New Episodes of EXPEDITION UNKNOWN Starring Josh Gates Premiere This Summer on Discovery Channel All-New Episodes of EXPEDITION UNKNOWN Starring Josh Gates Premiere This Summer on Discovery Channel
by BWW News Desk - May 09, 2018

Get ready for exhilarating expeditions to uncharted territories and to uncover the truth behind ancient legends with top-rated series EXPEDITION UNKNOWN. From a long-lost city hidden in the vast jungles of Guatemala to the hunt for a stolen pair of the iconic (and priceless) ruby slippers from The W... (more...)
New Episodes of THE ZIMMERN LIST, LEGENDARY LOCATIONS, & More Coming to The Travel Channel This May New Episodes of THE ZIMMERN LIST, LEGENDARY LOCATIONS, & More Coming to The Travel Channel This May
by TV News Desk - April 27, 2018

Check out the new episodes and series coming to The Travel Channel this May:... (more...)
MONSTER WEEK Returns to Animal Planet Memorial Day Weekend MONSTER WEEK Returns to Animal Planet Memorial Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

MONSTER WEEK returns to Animal Planet next with all-new expeditions in search of the mysterious and unknown; a monster party packed with all types of monsters, including monsters from the forest, monsters from far way islands and monsters from the deep. The week-long celebration will unlock mysterie... (more...)
MONSTER WEEK 2018 Returns to Animal Planet Memorial Day Weekend MONSTER WEEK 2018 Returns to Animal Planet Memorial Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

MONSTER WEEK RETURNS TO ANIMAL PLANET MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND... (more...)
Discovery, Inc. Introduces New Company to the Marketplace Discovery, Inc. Introduces New Company to the Marketplace
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2018

Just one month after Discovery, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) completed its acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive, President and CEO David Zaslav and other company executives will provide a first look at the new global leader in real life entertainment to investors, advertisers, buyers, a... (more...)
Travel Channel Greenlights New Series FINDING BEASTS with Wildlife Expert Casey Anderson Travel Channel Greenlights New Series FINDING BEASTS with Wildlife Expert Casey Anderson
by BWW News Desk - March 12, 2018

Travel Channel Greenlights New Series FINDING BEASTS with Wildlife Expert Casey Anderson... (more...)
Surprising Secrets Behind World's LEGENDARY LOCATIONS Revealed in New Travel Channel Series Surprising Secrets Behind World's LEGENDARY LOCATIONS Revealed in New Travel Channel Series
by BWW News Desk - February 28, 2018

Explorer, adventurer and host of the hit series 'Expedition Unknown,' Josh Gates showcases the unexpected stories of unforgettable places around the world in Travel Channel's new series 'Legendary Locations.' Premiering with back-to-back episodes on Wednesday, March 28 at 10 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. ET/P... (more...)
Travel Channel Triggers Mid-Season Pick Up of 'Expedition Unknown' with Josh Gates Travel Channel Triggers Mid-Season Pick Up of 'Expedition Unknown' with Josh Gates
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2018

Travel Channel Triggers Mid-Season Pick Up of 'Expedition Unknown' with Josh Gates... (more...)
GOLD RUSH: PARKER'S TRAIL, Spin-Off Of GOLD RUSH, To Premiere On Discovery Channel 3/30 GOLD RUSH: PARKER'S TRAIL, Spin-Off Of GOLD RUSH, To Premiere On Discovery Channel 3/30
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2018

GOLD RUSH: PARKER'S TRAIL, Spin-Off Of GOLD RUSH, To Premiere On Discovery Channel... (more...)
Travel Channel Two Part Special EXPEDITION UNKNOWN with Josh Gates Starts 2/7 Travel Channel Two Part Special EXPEDITION UNKNOWN with Josh Gates Starts 2/7
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2018

Travel Channel Two Part Special EXPEDITION UNKNOWN with Josh Gates Starts 2/7... (more...)
The Travel Channel To Air EXPEDITION UNKNOWN Two Part Special Revealing The Face Of Queen Nefertiti The Travel Channel To Air EXPEDITION UNKNOWN Two Part Special Revealing The Face Of Queen Nefertiti
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2018

In a historic forensic reconstruction project, Travel Channel is revealing the face of King Tut's mother for the first time. The groundbreaking endeavor will be featured in a two-part special of the network's hit series 'Expedition Unknown' with Josh Gates, airing on Wednesday, February 7 and Februa... (more...)
Josh Gates Hosts New Travel Channel Series LEGENDARY LOCATIONS, Premiering 2018 Josh Gates Hosts New Travel Channel Series LEGENDARY LOCATIONS, Premiering 2018
by TV News Desk - December 07, 2017

LEGENDARY LOCATIONS will chronicle the epic tales and secrets of the most storied places on earth. The 13-episode order, set to premiere in 2018, will showcase breathtaking destinations around the globe as Gates explores the ancient legends and folklore that made them famous.... (more...)
Travel Channel Announces December Programming Highlights Travel Channel Announces December Programming Highlights
by TV News Desk - November 30, 2017

Check out the Travel Channel's programming highlights from 12/11 - 12/24!... (more...)