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Explore Your World!
As one of our four over-the-air program services, the Explorer Channel brings you the best in travel, culture, science, nature, history and outdoor adventure programming.
Whether it's taking a closer look at Egypt's pyramids, touring Europe or immersing yourself in the latest British mystery series, the Explorer Channel brings a variety of cultural experiences directly to you.
Explorer Channel: Public Media's Best Programmed Channel!
The Explorer Channel can be viewed over-the-air on the following channels:
- Asheville—WUNF 33.3/25.3
- Canton/Waynesville—WUNW 27.1
- Chapel Hill/Raleigh/Durham—WUNC 4.3/25.3
- Charlotte/Concord—WUNG 58.3/44.3
- Edenton/Columbia—WUND 2.3/20.3
- Greenville—WUNK 25.3/23.3
- Jacksonville—WUNM 19.1
- Linville—WUNE 17.1
- Lumberton—WUNU 31.3
- Roanoke Rapids—WUNP 36.1
- Wilmington—WUNJ 39.3/29.3
- Winston-Salem—WUNL 26.3/32.3
The Explorer Channel is also on Spectrum Cable channel 1277
Channel numbers vary by location; please call providers for details.
- AT&T Uverse: 1-800-288-2020
- Comcast: 1-800-934-6489
- Direct TV: 1-800-531-5000
- Dish: 1-800-333-3474
- Mediacom: 1-855-633-4226
- Northland Communications: 1-888-667-8452
- Spectrum: 1-855-757-7328
- Suddenlink Communications: 1-888-882-5151
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