Apollo: Missions to the Moon is the story of Project Apollo: 12 years, 12 manned-missions, one impossible goal. By the late 1960s, the United States space program was nearing its goal of landing a man on the Moon, but it was a journey that began years before.
The groundbreaking series returns, exploring the next phase of human colonization on Mars. Blending powerful drama, action, and visual effects, it includes insightful interviews featuring leading space-science innovators and thinkers such as Elon Musk and Andy Weir.
Winner of the 2019 Academy Award for Best Documentary, Free Solo is a stunning, intimate, and unflinching portrait of free-solo climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: scaling the face of the world's most famous rock -- the 3,200-foot El Capitan in Yosemite National Park -- without a rope.
In Jane, award-winning director Brett Morgen tells the story of Jane Goodall, a woman whose chimpanzee research challenged the scientific consensus of her time and revolutionized our understanding of the natural world.
Dr. Jan Pol has been a practicing veterinarian for more than half his life. In 1981 he and his wife, Diane, opened a vet business out of their home, and over the years it has grown to service more than 19,000 clients. Set in Central Michigan's farm country, this reality series follows the work done at Pol Veterinary Services.
Experience North America's natural wonders with its iconic wildlife as you have never seen them before. Through powerful storytelling, you'll discover the fascinating interactions in wild habitats you thought you were familiar with.
In National Geographic's stunning documentary Wild Yellowstone, experience the wildlife and natural history of Yellowstone, told from a fresh visual perspective, with gorgeous filmmaking using the newest cinematic tools and techniques.
Secrets of Christ's Tomb: Explorer Special follows the collaboration of the religious community, architects, scientists, and historians in a highly sensitive endeavor to restore, protect, and reveal the long-held mysteries of the tomb, a pilgrimage site for the world's two billion Christians.
Excavating in a public garden in the center of Alexandria, Egypt – the city founded by Alexander the Great more than two centuries ago – archaeologist Pepi Papakosta is on a mission to find Alexander's lost tomb.
A beautifully filmed global tour de force, Hostile Planet draws attention to the most extraordinary accounts of animals that have adapted to the cruelest evolutionary curveballs. Hosted by survivalist and adventurer Bear Grylls, Hostile Planet zooms in on the world's most extreme environments to reveal the animal kingdom's epic stories of survival on this fast-changing and continuously evolving planet.
Wicked Tuna follows a group of salty fishermen from the nation's oldest seaport, Gloucester, Massachusetts, as they make their living the way it's been done for centuries: rod and reel fishing, one catch at a time all in pursuit of the bluefin tuna.
Diana: In Her Own Words reveals Diana's thoughts and feelings at a very specific point in her life, presenting one side of a very complicated story... her side. This special film is told entirely in the Princess' voice, with no interviews, and most of these unique recordings have never been broadcast before.
In U.S. Secret Service: On the Front Line, National Geographic cameras are given unprecedented access as they go behind-the-scenes with the US Secret Service, bringing to light some stories never-before told by the Secret Service.
Winner of the Sundance Festival Favorite Award, Science Fair is an exuberant, engaging film that tells the inspiring story of nine high school students from around the globe as they navigate rivalries, setbacks, and hormones on their quest to compete at the prestigious International Science and Engineering Fair.