Experience the wonder of deep-sea exploration through Ballard and his Institute for Exploration, which uses robotics, mapping, and submersibles to explore the last great frontier.
Paleoanthropologist Lee R. Berger has unearthed what are arguably the most important human ancestral discoveries in the last half century, including the fossils of two new species of human relatives.
A biologist with a Ph.D. in zoology and extensive training in management and development of protected areas. Boyes leads the National Geographic Okavango Wilderness Project
Serving as chief engineer on the latest Mars rover, Opportunity, Boykins designed the actuators that control all of its moving parts and leading a team of engineers and dreamers at NASA's JPL.
Celebrated for her ability to emphasize through her photographs the things that unite rather than divide us. Belt has traveled to more than 100 countries for National Geographic, telling the stories of us.
Climber and Explorer
Driven by an insatiable zest for life, Libecki is celebrated for climbing big walls, including a staggering number of first ascents. With more than 60 expeditions under his belt, he is tireless in his quest to bring the world home to us.
A globally-acclaimed photographer and marine biologist, Paul has been documenting both the beauty and the plight of our planet’s polar regions and our world’s oceans for over twenty years.
Celebrated for being the first woman to summit Everest and its neighbor peak Lhotse in a single 24-hr period, O’Neill is not your average adventurer.