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Josh plays game show host while sharing recent investigation highlights.

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Offbeat Ways to Travel 00:41

From sand surfing to rickshaws, Josh Gates knows the best ways to get around.

 

Ways to Hunt for Treasure 01:07

Josh Gates is the ultimate authority in treasure hunting. How does he do it? 

 

'Expedition Unknown: Hunt for Extraterrestrials'

'Expedition Unknown: Hunt for the Yeti' Videos

5 Cool Things About Everest Base Camp 01:09

Josh Gates flies in to Mt. Everest Base Camp in his search for more yeti evidence.

Josh the Sherpa 01:45

Josh trades packs with one of the Sherpa guides and quickly regrets its.

Khumjung Earthquake: How You Can Help 01:56

Josh and his crew talk with local villagers about the relief efforts from the devastating 2015 earthquake.

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'Expedition Unknown' Adventures as Travel Reviews

Josh Gates has seen some pretty interesting accommodations on his adventures. Here's how travel reviewers might rate them.

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Expedition Unknown chronicles the adventures of Josh Gates as he investigates iconic mysteries across the globe. Gates begins by interviewing ...

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About the Host

Josh Gates

Josh Gates is an adventurer and avid explorer with a unique brand of humor and deep-rooted passion for off-the-map excursions. Travel Channel’s Expedition Unknown chronicles Gates’ adventures as he sets out on a global journey to find the truth behind captivating and iconic unsolved legends.

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Season 2, Episode 15

Columbus: Legend or Liar?

Josh embarks on a journey around the world to uncover mysteries about Christopher Columbus. First, Josh looks for Columbus' legendary ship, the Santa Maria, and later ventures to find the real remains of the explorer.

Tuesday
Feb 19
3pm | 2c
Season 1, Episode 11

Samurai Sword of Power

Josh searches through various ancient shrines in Japan looking for the mystical Honjo Masamune sword. During his travels, Josh learns the ways of the samurai and is educated on how to forge his own sword.

Tuesday
Feb 19
4pm | 3c
Season 3, Episode 16

India's Atlantis

Josh Gates travels to India in search of Dwarka, a mythical kingdom swallowed by the ocean. To find find evidence that the golden city is real, Josh dives into the Arabian Sea and visits a dig site that could rewrite history.

Tuesday
Feb 19
5pm | 4c
Season 3, Episode 10

Captain Kidd's Treasure

Josh Gates retraces the footsteps of the legendary Captain Kidd in the hopes of finding his buried treasure. From the East Coast to the Caribbean, the search takes him to a real pirate shipwreck and to the island hideout of the notorious buccaneer.

Tuesday
Feb 19
6pm | 5c
Season 1, Episode 8

Viking Sunstone

Josh travels to England and Norway to unlock the secrets of the Viking sunstone, a mystic crystal the Vikings used to conquer the seas. Before testing it, he explores a crypt in a Nordic church and descends 1,000 feet into a deserted mine.

Tuesday
Feb 19
7pm | 6c
Season 2, Episode 11

Africa's Gold Hoard

Josh searches for the Kruger Millions in the harsh wild of South Africa.

Tuesday
Feb 19
8pm | 7c
Season 0, Episode 48

Global Game Show: Wild World

Josh Gates quizzes clever contestants about all sorts of animals -- living and extinct -- for the chance to win $500.

Tuesday
Feb 19
9pm | 8c
Season 4, Episode 10

Great Women of Ancient Egypt

In this first installment of an epic two-part episode, Josh journeys through the land of the Nile to uncover the secrets of the most powerful, and most elusive, women in ancient Egypt -- Hatshepsut, Nefertiti and Cleopatra.

Tuesday
Feb 19
10pm | 9c
Season 3, Episode 15

Italy's Barbarian Booty

To find the plundered riches of the Roman Empire, Josh Gates must locate the tomb of the Visigoth king Alaric in Italy. The hunt extends from the capital of Rome to the southern city of Cosenza, where the mayor is spearheading an effort to find the tomb.

Tuesday
Feb 19
11pm | 10c
Season 0, Episode 48

Global Game Show: Wild World

Josh Gates quizzes clever contestants about all sorts of animals -- living and extinct -- for the chance to win $500.

Wednesday
Feb 20
12am | 11c
Season 4, Episode 10

Great Women of Ancient Egypt

In this first installment of an epic two-part episode, Josh journeys through the land of the Nile to uncover the secrets of the most powerful, and most elusive, women in ancient Egypt -- Hatshepsut, Nefertiti and Cleopatra.

Wednesday
Feb 20
1am | 12c
Season 3, Episode 15

Italy's Barbarian Booty

To find the plundered riches of the Roman Empire, Josh Gates must locate the tomb of the Visigoth king Alaric in Italy. The hunt extends from the capital of Rome to the southern city of Cosenza, where the mayor is spearheading an effort to find the tomb.

Wednesday
Feb 20
2am | 1c
Season 2, Episode 11

Africa's Gold Hoard

Josh searches for the Kruger Millions in the harsh wild of South Africa.

Wednesday
Feb 20
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 6

Captain Morgan's Lost Gold

Josh joins a team of archaeologists in Panama as they search for the Satisfaction, the sunken flagship of legendary pirate Captain Morgan. Using a magnetometer, which reads ferrous metals on the seafloor, they scour the reef for additional signs of wreckage.

Sunday
Feb 24
2pm | 1c
Season 2, Episode 1

The Quest for King Arthur

Josh traverses England, Wales, and Scotland, wading through history and legend to search for evidence of a real King Arthur. In Wales, Josh has a close call rappelling into the hundreds of miles of underground caves.

Sunday
Feb 24
3pm | 2c
Season 4, Episode 9

Secrets of Brother XII

Josh Gates attempts to uncover a treasure left behind by the Aquarian Foundation, an isolated, insidious cult led by the notorious leader known as Brother XII.

Sunday
Feb 24
8pm | 7c
Season 0, Episode 61

British Secrets of the Past

Josh Gates explores the deadly marshlands of England for the crown jewels of a despised king. Then he investigates the mystical origins of Stonehenge.

Sunday
Feb 24
9pm | 8c
Season 0, Episode 61

British Secrets of the Past

Josh Gates explores the deadly marshlands of England for the crown jewels of a despised king. Then he investigates the mystical origins of Stonehenge.

Monday
Feb 25
12am | 11c
Season 4, Episode 9

Secrets of Brother XII

Josh Gates attempts to uncover a treasure left behind by the Aquarian Foundation, an isolated, insidious cult led by the notorious leader known as Brother XII.

Monday
Feb 25
3am | 2c
Season 0, Episode 47

Global Game Show: Fun & Games

Josh Gates offers up the show's biggest cash prizes yet at the Highland Games in Scotland. The stakes are high as Josh tests his contestants' knowledge -- then competes with them in a game of physical skill -- for a chance at a whopping $1,000.

Tuesday
Feb 26
3pm | 2c
Season 0, Episode 48

Global Game Show: Wild World

Josh Gates quizzes clever contestants about all sorts of animals -- living and extinct -- for the chance to win $500.

Tuesday
Feb 26
4pm | 3c
Season 3, Episode 7

Cracking the D.B. Cooper Case

Josh Gates sets off on an expedition to crack the mystery behind the perpetrator of the only unsolved plane hijacking in US history. Picking up where the FBI left off, Josh joins citizen sleuths on the hunt for D.B. Cooper in the Pacific Northwest. He discovers new clues and theories before having the experience of a lifetime, jumping out of plane, just as Cooper did decades ago.

Tuesday
Feb 26
5pm | 4c
Season 4, Episode 8

Nazis in Argentina

Josh ventures to Argentina, where many Nazi SS officers escaped to after World War II. He uncovers secret Nazi hideouts and investigates what may be the most shocking conspiracy theory of all -- Adolf Hitler's "true" fate.

Tuesday
Feb 26
6pm | 5c
Season 3, Episode 11

Africa's Cursed Lake of Gold

Josh Gates journeys to the wilds of Namibia to embark on a treacherously deep dive in Lake Otjikoto for a long-lost World War I treasure.

Tuesday
Feb 26
7pm | 6c
Season 2, Episode 13

Yamashita's Gold

Josh travels to the Philippines searching for Yamashita's Gold, a treasure that has been hidden since World War II. When the cave Josh explores quickly fills with water, will he escape with a piece of history before he's trapped?

Tuesday
Feb 26
8pm | 7c
Season 0, Episode 49

Global Game Show: Explorers and Pioneers

Josh Gates pushes into new territory as he challenges contestants around the world with trivia about history's greatest explorers.

Tuesday
Feb 26
9pm | 8c

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