Wildlife

Meet the Ocean With Paul North

An undersea specialist for Lindblad Expeditions and the founder of Meet the Ocean, Paul North has been diving since his mid-20s when he headed to Honduras to swim with whale sharks. Two years later he had his first introduction to cold waters when his former dive instructor/mentor invited him on Read more…

By Lauren, ago
Arctic

A Sneak Peek Into the Russian Far East

Beginning in 2019 the National Geographic Orion will visit the Russian Far East and the Bering Sea. Our Field Correspondent, Jennifer Kingsley, recently returned from 50 days in this remote region. We asked her to share some stories and a preview of what Orion’s guests will discover here, at the Read more…

By Lauren, ago
Arctic

The Magic of Polar Bears

“You’re hoping for a bear encounter, but nothing is guaranteed. Having this intimacy with an animal that you’ve heard so much about and then to be face-to-face with it, it just felt deeply personal.”  – Anita G., Guest aboard National Geographic Explorer Spotting a polar bear in the wild, a Read more…

By Kim, ago