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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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Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 4:30 AM
"Namibia: Painted People of the Desert"
Explorer Richard Wiese travels to the African country of Namibia. He treks through the Namib Desert to meet members of the Himba tribe, whose way of life remains unchanged over thousands of years. Richard encounters an array of wild creatures, from giraffes to dune beetles, which have adapted to the extreme desert conditions. D
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Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 4:30 AM "Namibia: Painted People of the Desert" (PLUS)
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Monday, Jun 3, 2019 - 6:30 PM "Sri Lanka: Land of Wonder" (PLUS)
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Monday, Jun 3, 2019 - 10:30 PM "Sri Lanka: Land of Wonder" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019 - 4:30 AM "Scotland: Land of Loch Ness" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 - 4:30 AM "South Africa: Amazing Encounters" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jun 18, 2019 - 4:30 AM "India: Incredible Land" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019 - 4:30 AM "Morocco: Secret Village" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019 - 4:30 AM "Uganda: Mountain Gorillas" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 9, 2019 - 4:30 AM "South Africa: Turtles and Tsongas" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 - 4:30 AM "Australia: Secret Outback" (PLUS)
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