Digital Media Content Producer for National Geographic Channels

For the Arctic residents of Life Below Zero, complacency is not an option. Lack of preparedness means certain death. The stakes are high living on the outskirts of humanity, and for many in the lower 48, life can be pretty sedentary, pretty comfy and cozy… until now! [Cue Life Below Zero Weekly Challenges]. Tonight on…

Last night on the season premiere of Life Below Zero: Winter’s Warning, we watched the Arctic residents ready themselves for winter before the freeze takes hold. Living in remote areas, the Alaskans rely on their surrounding natural resources. For Andy and Kate, fishing for chum salmon is the most important thing they do every year—as…

In the frozen Yukon Territory in Northern Canada, you’ve got to be hearty and tough. You’ve got to expect solitude across frigid, remote landscapes with freezing temperatures, but even in the desolate wilderness you need a vet to help your ailing wiener dog. Enter Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet. A new series premiering April 12, at…

The International Space Station orbits the earth every 90 minutes, which means tonight we are literally taking you on a journey around the world. Join us as we broadcast Live From Space! But have no fear tiny earthling, you need not travel 220 miles above the earth at speeds of 17,500 mph for the awe-inspiring…

Tomorrow, we’re broadcasting Live From Space! As we gear up for the live two-hour event, we’re asking fans to wave to the astronauts up in space with hashtag #HelloFromEarth on Instagram with a photo or video. Stephen Hawking and Neil deGrasse Tyson are joining in on the fun. Check out their messages to the astronauts,…

If you caught COSMOS last night on National Geographic Channel, you may be feeling a little small. In the context of the cosmos, we are but a speck of dust afloat  in staggering immensity. But we don’t think small. And while a mere four centuries ago, with no telescopes, our tiny world was unaware of…

How often do you ever stop and wonder? Cosmos host Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson posed this very question to a crowd of nearly 3,500 yesterday afternoon at the SXSW Interactive keynote speech. With the highly anticipated series premiere of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey finally here, Dr. Tyson is hopeful this groundbreaking series will continue the…

On March 14 at 8 p.m. ET, we’re going to take you around the world—literally—in the special two-hour television event, Live from Space. We’ll be broadcasting live from the International Space Station and Mission Control in Houston, Texas. You’ve never seen our planet quite like this before. In collaboration with NASA, we’ll go into orbit…

On Tuesday, March 4, fans in 10 cities across the country will have the exclusive opportunity to be the first on the planet to see the highly anticipated series premiere of COSMOS: A SPACETIME ODYSSEY, prior to its television debut, during the “COSMOS: A SPACETIME ODYSSEY” PREMIERE SCREENING EVENT AND LIVE GLOBAL Q&A, sponsored by Samsung…

Explorers and history buffs Tim “Ringy” Saylor and George “KG” Wyant are hitting the road again, metal detectors in hand, as they continue their search for lost pieces of American history. Premiering tonight at 10 and 10:30 p.m., Diggers has gained unrivaled access to historic sites and this season they’re breaking new ground to uncover…

The competition was fierce last night on the season 3 premiere of Wicked Tuna. Hot Tuna Captain TJ Ott may be new in town, but he’s a familiar face to The Pin Wheel Captain Tyler McLaughlin. Tyler was TJ’s first mate for four years, and worked exclusively on the Hot Tuna before going off to…

Tonight, directly after the season premiere of Wicked Tuna, check out the all-new web series Reel Talk for our first-ever LIVE After Show. Things kick off tonight at 10P with captains Dave Carraro, Paul Hebert, and TJ Ott. The Wicked Pissah and FV-Tuna.com captains will talk old rivalries and new Bluefin tuna fishing adventures, while Wicked Tuna’s newest captain…

Wicked Tuna returns for a third season this Sunday at 9P. New captains and old rivalries heat up the competition. With the first fish of the season on the line, the fishermen of Gloucester, Massachusetts set out for Jeffrey’s Ledge in hopes of making the first catch of the North Atlantic Bluefin Tuna season. Hot-shot…

Happy Valentine’s Day! Celebrate love (and your inner-geek) with these Brain Games Valentines.  

In what is probably the least romantic thing you’ll hear this Valentine’s week, Brain Games host Jason Silva boils attraction down to an algorithmic explanation devoid of any matters of the heart… because it’s really all about the brain. Jason likens us humans to nothing but a piece of software running a program that says,…

Imagine hiking upwards of 30 miles a day, paddling through white water rapids, crossing turbulent rivers on foot, or rappelling down (or climbing up) icy cliffs — all while carrying on your back every bit of gear you need to survive. Then imagine… it’s a race… with no prize… only your pride. That’s what competitors…

Just days before George Clooney brings the drama and action of one of the greatest treasure hunts in history to life in the feature film “The Monuments Men,” NGC presents the true story of this unlikely World War II “band of brothers.” June 1944. D-Day. The largest military operation of World War II is underway.…

Every day, whether it’s remembering where you parked the car, or just trying to find the light switch in the morning, there’s a hidden system that’s busy keeping track of everything going on around you.  It’s called spatial awareness and it’s built into to your brain. So while body awareness is your brain’s ability to…

The first-ever Nat Geo WILD Fish Bowl is the most extreme non-sporting event of the season. Bored by horses and birds? Head over to Nat Geo WILD for some fish. (Not to mention, puppies and kittens are so last year). But, if you want to experience the full fish bowl, then you need the free fish…

Who are you rooting for this Sunday for the Big Game? If you’re a football fan and a prepper, we thought you might appreciate the ultimate tailgating vehicle that doubles as a pretty incredible B.O.V. (bug-out vehicle for the non-preppers in the crowd). While filming our web series Selling Survival, we met so many amazing…

By Life Below Zero’s Sue Aikens Things have gotten very cold for many of you in the Lower World! While this is something I live with eight months out of the year, it can be an unexpected and brutally frightening experience for many who are not used to the Arctic temps. Here are some tips…

Stress is connected to our brain’s fear-based response system. And what was once an instinctive response to alert against predators has evolved into something entirely different. A traffic jam or an angry boss isn’t going to kill you, but today it still elicits the same stress response from all those years ago. So while most…

The Lamar Canyon pack is one of the most famous of all Yellowstone’s wolf packs. And it was unusual because it was led by a female: the She-Wolf. This is her story; the tale of how she overcame incredible challenges to create her renowned pack. Her life begins full of promise. She is born into…

Over on Nat Geo Wild’s Facebook page, they’re starting “Fill in the Blank Friday.” Each week, we’re asking our fans to tell us what they think each of the animals are saying. Then, we’ll pic our favorite caption and post it on the website! Last week’s winner was Marti K Jordak. Congrats Marti! Now it’s…