Explorer - Season 8

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  • 2/22/12
    Mariana van Zeller journeys to the heart of the American escort industry and uncovers the gritty reality behind the supply and demand of high-end sex work.
  • 2/12/12
    Some think of Dean Potter as a real-life superhero. He can climb the unclimbable, visualize the invisible and fly through the air with the greatest of speed. As perhaps one of the world's best BASE jumpers, Dean holds several records for height, distance and flight duration. Now, Dean has set his sights on Mount Bute -- a 9,000-foot granite launch pad along the British Columbia coastline.moreless
  • 1/29/12
    Emeralds. Their green fire has captivated for centuries. In high stakes game of emerald deals - it's a bidding war coupled with raw obsession, where a million dollars can fit in a pocket. And in California, the world's largest emerald is caught in a caper of kidnapping, arson, and deception.
  • Mystery of Murdered Saints
    For the first time, the Catholic Church will allow scientific experts to openly test the veracity of the remains of reported saints.
  • Warlords of Ivory
    Episode 1
    A look at how the illegal ivory trade in Africa is used to fund terrorist and militia activities.
  • 1/15/12
    Colombia is in the throws of a gold rush unlike anything it has seen in years. Across dense jungle and the rural countryside, wildcat miners are tearing up huge swaths of land in a frenzied search for the precious metal. Even more worrying for authorities is that this gold may be fueling a new chapter in the civil conflict that has defined Colombia for the last five decades.moreless
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