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1996 Features
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Contact! in the Amazon
Follow the progress and perils of a controversial undertaking: peaceful contact with one of the last isolated tribes on earth.

Cruise Guide
Set sail for an ocean of practical tips on imagining, planning, booking, and enjoying a cruise.

Dinosaur Eggs
Catch the excitement of fossil researchers as they “hatch” fossilized dinosaur eggs and reveal the embryos inside. Tour our museum of hatchlings.

Discovering Mexico
Spend a week in Mexico with a NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC photographer whose dispatches introduce you to everyone from pilgrims at Guadalupe to mariachi bands in the capital.

Explore the Fantastic Forest
Keep your eyes open for creatures and features as you hike through this interactive wood.

Flight Over Four Corners
Soar above the American Southwest with Adriel Heisey, a photographer so determined to get a birds-eye view that he built his own aircraft.

See this troubled region through the eyes of photojournalist Alexandra Avakian. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC excerpts and maps provide additional perspectives.

Ice Treasures of the Inca
Gaze on the hauntingly fragile Inca “mummy” as scientists atop Mount Ampato in Peru literally stumble onto the find of a career.

Inside the White House
Claim the Oval Office as your own. Set your style as President and watch the world react.

Lightning: The Shocking Story
Get the science and the stories behind the bolts that strike our earth a hundred times every second.

Okavango: Africa’s Savage Oasis
Track cheetahs, pangolins, lechwe, and other wild wonders through the untamed habitat of Botswana’s Okavango Delta.

The River Wild: Running the Selway
Join us for a wet and wild ride down the white water of Idaho’s Selway River. Choose a boat, brush up on your paddling, listen to birdcalls, and learn the lingo of river rats.

Sanctuary: U.S. Wildlife Refuges
Take a serious look at America’s ecological oases. Find out what threats menace wildlife and, perhaps,the refuges themselves.

Ten Incredible Years of EXPLORER
Test your trivia stamina by scaling ten of the toughest, oddest questions our ace researchers faced during a decade of producing a weekly cable TV show.
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