Photograph by Randall Scott
National Geographic’s annual Explorers Week brought together visionary individuals across a range of fields to meet and find ways to collaborate on innovative projects. This year’s Explorers Week featured the exciting work of our explorers and scientists—from the new technology they are using to explore uncharted territories to the innovative ways they are protecting threatened species and environments.
Miss a live broadcast or two? You can watch the panel discussions online now by selecting from the list below.
See what’s possible when science and exploration come together. Join National Geographic pioneers and the next generation of explorers as they talk about their discoveries and what’s next in their quest to explore and protect the planet.
Hear from five dedicated wildlife experts who are working to protect threatened species and their fragile ecosystems for future generations. Learn about some of the innovative new ways they are helping communities and wildlife coexist more peacefully.
Meet four fascinating “underground” scientists, including Lee Berger, who was recently named one of Time magazine’s most influential people for his recent discovery of a new species of human ancestor. Hear about their latest finds and some of the mysteries that remain unsolved.
Get updates about all of the things you can participate in during Explorers Week, and learn more about what’s happening at the National Geographic Society.