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Born to Explore with Richard Wiese

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WGBY Create
Fri Feb 7th, 10:30am
Fri Feb 7th, 5:30pm

Nashville is known as Music City, but it's so much more. Host Richard Wiese meets famous songwriters and musicians from gospel to rock and gets a taste of the Loveless Cafe's famous biscuits and BBQ. Delve into Nashville's thoroughbred horse breeding past at the Belle Meade Plantation and experience modern horseracing at Iroquois Steeplechase.

Richard Wiese travels to North Carolina, and a region where bears and red wolves collide. Meet the dedicated wildlife biologists whose mission is to restore the endangered red wolf and bear to this habitat. Discover why alligators have been migrating north-far from their traditional homes. Richard comes upon wild horses that have made their home on the beaches of the Outer Banks.

Host Richard Wiese travels to the land of Lewis and Clark to explore North Dakota from its badlands to its parks. Discover wildlife like bison, elk, and bighorn sheep in the majesty of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Richard meets the wild horse herds of the park and learns how to serve up Western style steaks with a pitchfork.

WGBY Create
Fri Feb 14th, 10:30am
Fri Feb 14th, 5:30pm

Richard Wiese travels to Qatar, an exotic land where the desert meets the sea. Meet the most expensive Arabian stallions in the world at Al Shaqab, an equestrian center dedicated to preserving purebred bloodlines. Discover falconry, a royal sport that dates back 5000 years. Richard explores the maze of shops in the Souq Waqif and meets a woman who teaches him to cook traditional, tantalizing foods.

Join Richard Wiese as he explores Qatar. He dives below the surface to experience pearl diving aboard a traditional dhow boat. Meet Qatar's last remaining Bedouin woman and discover why she treasures this lifestyle. Spend a day at the camel races. Join dromedaries and owners as they head to the track and experience the sand dunes of Qatar through the lens of an extraordinary photographer.

Join Richard Wiese as he explores the Lowcountry charm of Charleston. He heads into Bulls Bay to harvest its famous oysters. Richard meets some four-legged athletes who are making a big splash as they compete in water events to see who can jump higher and swim faster. At the Center for Birds of Prey, Richard gives an owl a check up and meets a pelican with frostbite. Get a taste of Southern hospitality at an oyster boil and learn about the Gullah culture through its music.

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