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National Geographic ChannelNat Geo Wild


  • Parachute Problem show

    Parachute Problem

    In testing the Rover's entry parachute, a catastrophic failure occurs; will this scrub the mission?

  • The Sky Crane show

    The Sky Crane

    NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory is proposing a new deployment system for the next mars rover.

  • The Negotiator show

    The Negotiator

    An expert negotiator reveals how to outsmart a used car salesman.

  • Scam Blocker show

    Scam Blocker

    College students learn the hard way one trick to staying sucker-free.

  • The Bystander Effect show

    The Bystander Effect

    Hidden cameras are placed inside a restaurant to test who is a hero….and who is not.

  • Law of Averages show

    Law of Averages

    Jake runs a beauty contest with a very surprising outcome.

  • A Jerk in the Winner’s Circle show

    A Jerk in the Winner’s Circle

    When it comes to some aspects of dating being a jerk has its advantages.

  • The Pressure Is On show

    The Pressure Is On

    Which explodes first when pumped with air? A basketball, an inner tube, or a soda bottle?

  • Cutlery Conundrum show

    Cutlery Conundrum

    Tim shows how a spoon can perform a balancing act.

  • Passing Gas show

    Passing Gas

    Can a runner and a bicyclist beat a speeding trail of gasoline flames?

  • The Biggest Bang show

    The Biggest Bang

    Tim shoots three objects in the back of a flatbed truck. Which will create the biggest explosion?

  • Can You Headspin? show

    Can You Headspin?

    The physics behind successful headspins.

  • Don’t Climb On Dead Branches! show

    Don’t Climb On Dead Branches!

    Lower branches can be tempting, but dangerous.

  • Balancing On A Ball show

    Balancing On A Ball

    How hard is it to balance on a ball? Very hard.

  • Sliding Down Bannisters show

    Sliding Down Bannisters

    Why is it so hard to slide down a bannister?

  • Fire Breathers show

    Fire Breathers

    The science behind why so many people are unsuccessful at fire breathing.

  • Whitstable Photobomber show

    Whitstable Photobomber

    A simple photograph shot using a normal phone camera doesn't come out exactly normal.

  • Paper Airplanes: The Musical show

    Paper Airplanes: The Musical

    There are all kinds of goodies in this clip. David sings! Weird looking paper airplanes! You’re going to enjoy this one.

  • Grip It show

    Grip It

    David learns how to strengthen his grip from a group of professional arm wrestlers. No shirts required.

  • What is Fire? show

    What is Fire?

    David tries to understand just exactly what fire is. Then David checks out a 12-foot-high column of flame. Yeah, you read tha...