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Born to Explore with Richard Wiese

A modern day Indiana Jones, host Richard Wiese takes viewers around the world in search of adventure, wildlife, and cultures untouched by modern civilization in BORN TO EXPLORE. Throughout the 26-part series, the globe-trotting host travels across six continents and more than 10 countries with hopes of creating a positive understanding of the many beautiful cultures that inhabit our planet. Richard goes to Namibia, where he treks through the oldest desert in the world to track rare desert-adapted elephants. He also journeys to the Tiwi Islands off the northern coast of Australia, and goes "outbush" with a group of Tiwi . . .

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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 - 9:00 PM    "South Africa: Turtles and Tsongas" The tale of the turtle takes place on the beaches of South Africa's Rocktail Bay, on the edge of the Indian Ocean. Richard Wiese travels here to search for the extraordinary 300-pound loggerhead turtle, which swims thousands of miles each year to lay its eggs on the same beach where it was born. Richard joins a Tsonga tribesman to catch fish in unusual reed traps and visits a rural primary school to see how the next generation of South Africans is coming of age. D
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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 - 9:00 PM "South Africa: Turtles and Tsongas" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Aug 27, 2017 - 9:00 PM "Australia: Secret Outback" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017 - 9:00 PM "Turkey: Land of Legends" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 - 9:00 PM "Tanzania: The Last Stone Age Tribe" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 - 9:00 PM "Chile: Kissed by the Sea" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Sep 10, 2017 - 9:00 PM "Iceland: Fire & Ice" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 - 9:00 PM "Africa: The Elephant Trunk Show" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Sep 17, 2017 - 9:00 PM "Tanzania: Remote Tribes" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 - 9:00 PM "Turkey: Journey to Love Valley" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 - 9:00 PM "Namibia: Wild Cheetah" (LEARN/CREATE)
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