Is your dog ready for its close-up? To celebrate Nat Geo WILD’s inaugural BarkFest–a special weekend of dog programming featuring some of the smartest, most unique, and cutest canines in the world–we want our fans to get in on the fun. We want to feature your pet on television during BarkFest! To submit your pup,…

Today is International Guide Dog Day, so let’s honor and celebrate these incredibly hard working service dogs because of their long-standing dedication.  There are several different organizations that train dogs to assist the visually impaired.  Seeing-eye dogs have been in existence since the time of World War I, when people took notice of how good they were…

Fall season in the Arctic means crunch time for the final preparations for the brutal winter months ahead. Without the luxuries of having a supermarket nearby to stock up your pantry or fill up your fridge, the Alaskans on Life Below Zero must hunt to survive and forge for enough food to last through the big…

On week ten of the North Atlantic bluefin tuna season in Gloucester, Massachusetts, the competition is heating up, driving captains to push themselves and their crews to the brink with only six weeks of fishing left. On Kelly Ann, the future of Captain Paul Hebert’s tuna season hangs in the balance. At the end of…

Science and film unite on tonight’s episode of StarTalk, when host Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with director, screenwriter and producer, Christopher Nolan.  Nolan is known for his films that bend the rules of time and space.  His latest film, “Interstellar,” explores a notion of time travel via wormhole that is based in science, and may…

On tonight’s episode of Animals Gone Wild, the only way to survive in a world of kill or be killed – is to fight back!  First up, two giraffes shed their docile reputation in a fight for dominance. But beware – underneath their seemingly gentle exterior lives the heart and ferocity of a lion. In…

Last night on Life Below Zero, winter preparations were in full swing as the changing seasons bring the tough transition from fall to winter. In Eagle, Andy set off to find elusive moose, as he and Kate need to replenish their red meat supply for the coming winter. In Kavik, Sue sealed up camp to…

  This afternoon, Neil deGrasse Tyson, the host of our new late-night talk show, StarTalk, joined us for a Facebook Q&A with our fans. Questions ranged from the scientific to the bizarre to the ultra nerdy, and Neil had a blast answering them all. Here are a few highlights: Josh H: Ok Neil, the question burning…

Got Questions? Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Has Answers What’s Neil’s favorite food? How do you have sex in space? What was the coolest spaceship in a sci-fi movie? The fun, the abstract, or the absurd–now’s your chance to ask Neil deGrasse Tyson anything you want! Join him TODAY at 12:15PM for a Facebook Q&A!

Last week on Aloha Vet, Dr. Scott Sims had a full workload, tending to a multitude of animals needing care. From trimming hooves, fixing broken wings, and stitching up paws, Scott is used to a busy schedule. However, even with his expertise, it’s hard to not feel the pressure when confronted with emergency visits from distressed…