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Sep 22, 2015, 12:15 ET National Geographic Channel Partners For Fourth Time With Scott Free Productions To Produce Best-Selling Author Bill O'Reilly's Next Anticipated Best-Seller, Killing Reagan

National Geographic Channel (NGC) president Tim Pastore announced today that the network will continue its successful partnership with Scott Free...


Sep 17, 2015, 03:12 ET National Geographic Channel And The Emmy® Award-Winning Producers Behind Years Of Living Dangerously Team Up For Second Season Of The Groundbreaking Series

National Geographic Channel (NGC) (@NatGeoChannel) and The Years Project announced today the return of the Emmy® award-winning documentary series...


Jul 29, 2015, 06:15 ET National Geographic Channel Announces A Documentary Event From Award-winning Filmmaker Alex Gibney And His Jigsaw Productions

National Geographic Channel (NGC) and Oscar-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney announced today the greenlight of Parched, to be produced by Gibney's...


Jul 29, 2015, 06:00 ET National Geographic Channel, Imagine Entertainment And RadicalMedia Embark On A Quest To Mars In A Groundbreaking, Global Miniseries Event Red Planet (W.T.)

Of all the planets in our solar system, none has captured our collective imagination like Mars — a mysterious, indelible part of our zeitgeist. And...


Nov 26, 2014, 11:17 ET The Winter Holidays Will Keep Almost Four In Five Americans Awake At Night

Millions of Americans suffer from some sort of sleep disorder — and 73 percent of the nation currently logs less than eight hours of sleep each night....


Nov 20, 2014, 01:25 ET National Geographic Channel Brings Food-Related Issues To The Forefront With Key Collaborations

The statistics are sobering: More than 16 million kids in America (one out of five) live in households that struggle to put food on the table. At the ...


Nov 11, 2014, 06:24 ET National Geographic Channel To Live-Stream Rosetta Spacecraft's Landing Attempt On Comet Surface

More than 10 years after its launch into space — on a mission to chase down Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko — the Rosetta spacecraft is nearing the...


Oct 06, 2014, 01:33 ET National Geographic Channel Announces Cast Of Upcoming Global Television Event Killing Jesus

National Geographic Channel (@NatGeoChannel) today announced the cast in the upcoming television event Killing Jesus produced by Scott Free...


Sep 30, 2014, 05:33 ET National Geographic Channel Names Chicago-based Charlie Engelman As The Winner Of Expedition Granted

Selected by public votes, Charlie Engelman will advance his dream expedition. His winning project, "Get Pumped About Nature," will allow him to...


Sep 16, 2014, 09:30 ET National Geographic Channel Selects 10 Next-Generation Explorers As Expedition Granted Finalists

It's a new era in exploration, as exemplified by the 10 Expedition Granted finalists selected by National Geographic Channel (NGC). In this socially...


Sep 12, 2014, 12:00 ET As America's War on Terror Enters a New Phase, Gen. Colin Powell Reflects on America's Military Strategy In Iraq and Afghanistan in New Clip From National Geographic Channel Documentary American War Generals

On the heels of President Obama's announcement that the United States' war on terror is far from over, with new air strikes against ISIS in Iraq, and ...


Aug 13, 2014, 12:27 ET For The First Time, National Geographic Channel Gathers The Nation's Leading War Generals For An Unprecedented Look At The History Of The U.S. Army From The Vietnam War To America's War On Al-Qaida

Vietnam. The Cold War. Desert Storm. The Iraq War. The Afghan War. This fall, National Geographic Channel (NGC) gathers 11 active and retired U.S....


Jul 08, 2014, 02:05 ET National Geographic Channel Series Drugs, Inc. Teams Up With Partnership For Drug-Free Kids For Third Consecutive Year

From rural towns tormented by addiction to headline-grabbing overdoses, illegal narcotics continue to plague our nation. The $350 billion-a-year...


Jul 02, 2014, 12:17 ET National Geographic Channel Celebrates The '90s with Macarena Day on Wednesday, July 2

National Geographic Channel dubs Wednesday, July 2, Macarena Day and invites the nation to dance through its midweek slump with the craze of the...


Jun 26, 2014, 11:54 ET The Forecast Is Hot, Hot, Hot, But For Nat Geo, This Fourth Of July Weekend Is Ice, Ice Baby

National Geographic Channel today announced it will kick off July Fourth weekend with the ultimate '90s #TBT ("Throw Back Thursday") party. Hosted by ...


Jun 25, 2014, 02:00 ET Were The '90s The Last Great Decade?

Sandwiched between the Cold War and the war on terror, the '90s were a decade that gave us grunge music, reality TV, the Internet, multiple national...


Jun 23, 2014, 11:38 ET National Geographic Channel Embarks on a Nationwide Search for the Next Generation of Explorers with Expedition Granted

Move over, Indiana Jones. It's a new day in exploration. National Geographic Channel (NGC) today announced Expedition Granted, a socially fueled...


Jun 23, 2014, 02:46 ET National Geographic Channel Explores Controversial and Polarizing Subcultures That Exist On The American Fringe

White supremacists. Anti-gay churchgoers. Freedom- loving misfits. Gun-toting "hillbillies." Across all 50 states, there are provocative groups of...


Jun 17, 2014, 01:31 ET On the 20th Anniversary of O.J. Simpson's Infamous White Ford Bronco Chase, National Geographic Channel and Kelton Global Release Survey Results Showing 86% of Americans Believe O.J. was Guilty

Twenty years ago today, in the early evening of June 17, 1994, after failing to turn himself in to the Los Angeles Police Department on charges of...


Jun 03, 2014, 12:28 ET National Geographic Channel Brings Together The Captivating Stories Of Unexpected Newsmakers In The '90s: The Last Great Decade?

History can happen any day, anytime, anywhere and to anyone. That's a lesson learned by some of the unexpected newsmakers for National Geographic...


May 20, 2014, 12:10 ET National Geographic Channel Gathers the Biggest Names in Pop Culture and Politics to Tell the Story of The '90s: The Last Great Decade?

They had us singing, laughing, crying, cheering and reflecting, sometimes all at the same time. They are the some of the most memorable faces and...


Apr 23, 2014, 10:26 ET Rob Lowe to Narrate National Geographic Channel's Three-Night Miniseries Event The '90s: The Last Great Decade?

National Geographic Channels (NGC) announced today that Rob Lowe will return to the network as narrator of the three-night summer miniseries event...


Mar 24, 2014, 05:30 ET The Joke's On National Geographic Channel When RiffTrax Turns April Fools' Programming Into A Total Riff Off

Don't be alarmed when you turn on National Geographic Channel (NGC) on April Fools' Day and see a mantis shrimp talking about its dinner or...


Mar 17, 2014, 12:35 ET National Geographic Channel Releases Most Buzzed About Moments From Global Television Event Live From Space

On Friday night, National Geographic Channel (NGC) and NASA went into orbit like never before with LIVE FROM SPACE, hosted by veteran journalist...


Mar 04, 2014, 04:30 ET National Geographic Channel To Air Carl Sagan's Groundbreaking Original Series "COSMOS: A PERSONAL VOYAGE" In Advance Of The Highly Anticipated Premiere Of New Voyage To The Stars, COSMOS: A SPACETIME ODYSSEY

Nearly 34 years after it originally aired on television, the National Geographic Channel will rebroadcast all 13 episodes of Carl Sagan's...