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Jan. 31
The Edge of Extinction

Sea Otters Face the Human Threat ​ Fewer than 3,000 southern sea otters remain on the planet, and the dramatic...

7:00 pm ET
Kim Steinhardt
Feb. 07
Ancient Entrepreneurs

How the Canaanites and Phoenicians Sailed West and Created the Mediterranean Trading Economy

7:00 pm ET
David Schloen
Feb. 21
Club Closed – Presidents’ Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Presidents Day in the United States on Monday, February 21. We will...

Feb. 28
Amazing, Little-known Stories in Black History and Exploration

The Explorers Club presents a panel that will celebrate Black History Month by telling amazing stories of little-known exploits in...

7:00 pm ET
Lew Toulmin, Jasmine Burr, Rebecca Davis, Bettye Kearse, J.R. Harris
Apr. 18
Club Closed – Easter Monday

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Easter Monday in the United States on Monday, April 18. We will...

Apr. 23
Explorers Club Annual Dinner 2022

Join us for the return of ECAD - “The New Golden Age of Exploration” - April 23, 2022 at the...

Members only
May. 30
Club Closed – Memorial Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Memorial Day in the United States on Monday, May 30. We will...

Jun. 20
Club Closed – Juneteenth Observed

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Presidents Day in the United States on Monday, June 20. We will...

Jul. 04
Club Closed – Independence Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Independence Day in the United States on Monday, July 4. We will...

Sep. 05
Club Closed – Labor Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Labor Day in the United States on Monday, September 5. We will...

Oct. 10
Club Closed – Indigenous Peoples Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Indigenous Peoples Day in the United States on Monday, October 10. We...

Jan. 31
The Edge of Extinction

Sea Otters Face the Human Threat ​ Fewer than 3,000 southern sea otters remain on the planet, and the dramatic...

7:00 pm ET
Kim Steinhardt
Feb. 07
Ancient Entrepreneurs

How the Canaanites and Phoenicians Sailed West and Created the Mediterranean Trading Economy

7:00 pm ET
David Schloen
Feb. 21
Club Closed – Presidents’ Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Presidents Day in the United States on Monday, February 21. We will...

Feb. 28
Amazing, Little-known Stories in Black History and Exploration

The Explorers Club presents a panel that will celebrate Black History Month by telling amazing stories of little-known exploits in...

7:00 pm ET
Lew Toulmin, Jasmine Burr, Rebecca Davis, Bettye Kearse, J.R. Harris
Apr. 18
Club Closed – Easter Monday

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Easter Monday in the United States on Monday, April 18. We will...

Apr. 23
Explorers Club Annual Dinner 2022

Join us for the return of ECAD - “The New Golden Age of Exploration” - April 23, 2022 at the...

Members only
May. 30
Club Closed – Memorial Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Memorial Day in the United States on Monday, May 30. We will...

Jun. 20
Club Closed – Juneteenth Observed

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Presidents Day in the United States on Monday, June 20. We will...

Jul. 04
Club Closed – Independence Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Independence Day in the United States on Monday, July 4. We will...

Sep. 05
Club Closed – Labor Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Labor Day in the United States on Monday, September 5. We will...

Oct. 10
Club Closed – Indigenous Peoples Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Indigenous Peoples Day in the United States on Monday, October 10. We...

Jan. 31
The Edge of Extinction

Sea Otters Face the Human Threat ​ Fewer than 3,000 southern sea otters remain on the planet, and the dramatic...

7:00 pm ET
Kim Steinhardt
Feb. 07
Ancient Entrepreneurs

How the Canaanites and Phoenicians Sailed West and Created the Mediterranean Trading Economy

7:00 pm ET
David Schloen
Feb. 21
Club Closed – Presidents’ Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Presidents Day in the United States on Monday, February 21. We will...

Feb. 28
Amazing, Little-known Stories in Black History and Exploration

The Explorers Club presents a panel that will celebrate Black History Month by telling amazing stories of little-known exploits in...

7:00 pm ET
Lew Toulmin, Jasmine Burr, Rebecca Davis, Bettye Kearse, J.R. Harris
Apr. 18
Club Closed – Easter Monday

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Easter Monday in the United States on Monday, April 18. We will...

Apr. 23
Explorers Club Annual Dinner 2022

Join us for the return of ECAD - “The New Golden Age of Exploration” - April 23, 2022 at the...

Members only
May. 30
Club Closed – Memorial Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Memorial Day in the United States on Monday, May 30. We will...

Jun. 20
Club Closed – Juneteenth Observed

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Presidents Day in the United States on Monday, June 20. We will...

Jul. 04
Club Closed – Independence Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Independence Day in the United States on Monday, July 4. We will...

Sep. 05
Club Closed – Labor Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Labor Day in the United States on Monday, September 5. We will...

Oct. 10
Club Closed – Indigenous Peoples Day

The Explorers Club Headquarters will be closed for Indigenous Peoples Day in the United States on Monday, October 10. We...

The Journal

Stories from the field

From vast ocean depths to the frontiers of outer space, THE EXPLORERS JOURNAL offers first-hand reporting from those pushing the limits of knowledge and human endurance.
Peak Performance
Colin Prior & Nick Smith summer 2021

Peak Performance

One of the biggest names in British landscape photography, “Mountain Man” Colin Prior is perhaps best known for his classic images of his native Scotland. But throughout his four-decade career he’s also undertaken numerous expeditions into the heart of Pakistan’s Karakoram range, which he describes as “one of the world’s greatest natural treasures.”
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Exploration or Adventure?
Wade Davis spring 2021

Exploration or Adventure?

If there is a clear message emerging in the wake of the pandemic, it is this: Nature, for one, is asking us to be humble, to awaken at last to the realization that we are biological beings dwelling on a living planet, sharing its bounty with all sentient creatures, all forms of life.
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Into the Great African Sea Forest
David Rothenberg & Pippa Ehrlich winter 2020

Into the Great African Sea Forest

When the documentary My Octopus Teacher debuted on Netflix this past September, it ushered in a new approach to nature filmmaking, one in which the interaction between humans and other creatures takes center stage.
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0303

Come Up and Get Me

Joe Kittinger is not a household name with the general public, but explorers sure know who he is. In 1960, as research for NASA’s then-fledgling space program, he rode a helium balloon to 102,800 feet above Earth in a space suit, then jumped out, eclipsing 600 mph during free-fall. At 15,000 feet, his parachute deployed and he gently floated to the ground in the New Mexico desert.
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