Steve Backshall | From "Expedition with Steve Backshall: Borneo"

Royal Marine Survival Skills

The team spends three days in the jungle searching for caves with their local guide. The terrain is so extreme that the Royal Marines learn their survival skills here. Aldo, a former Royal Marine looks back on his training in Borneo.

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Mexico - Flooded Caves

Dive into a network of unexplored caves under the Yucatan Peninsula with Steve Backshall. After trekking through kilometers of scorpion-infested Mexican jungle to reach the caves, he faces the terror of being lost in an underwater silt cloud.

  • 2020-08-03T04:00:00-07:00
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Borneo - Dark Shadow

Follow Steve Backshall as he drops down a sinkhole to explore a series of underground Bornean caves threatened by deforestation and limestone quarrying. The journey may lead to the potential to explore other undiscovered subterranean worlds.

  • 2020-08-04T04:00:00-07:00
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Bhutan - White Water

Join Steve Backshall in the foothills on the Himalaya, where he plans to kayak the last unrun river in Bhutan, which runs through the country's steepest gorge. Before his attempt, Steve seeks blessing from a local Buddhist monastery.

  • 2020-08-05T04:00:00-07:00
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Greenland - Ice Mountain

Follow Steve Backshall as he tries to summit a remote and unclimbed mountain in Greenland's Stauning Alps. After facing quicksand, a river and a glacier to reach basecamp, the climb gives Steve a unique insight into a fast-changing environment.

  • 2020-08-10T04:00:00-07:00
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Mexico - Maya Underworld

Return to Mexico, where Steve Backshall explores a honeycomb of subterranean Mexican caves that the ancient Maya believed were a portal to a terrifying underworld. In a dark and flooded cave, Steve finds incredible never-before-seen artifacts.

  • 2020-08-11T04:00:00-07:00
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Suriname - Ghost River

Join Steve Backshall in a region of Suriname that's so remote, it could conceal undiscovered natural wonders. He and his team travel deep into the jungle to kayak an unnamed river. The journey results in a surprise beyond their wildest dreams.

  • 2020-08-12T04:00:00-07:00
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