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Naturalist Steve Backshall visits uncharted territory in pursuit of new discoveries, taking on physical challenges and encountering extraordinary wildlife.

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Steve Backshall leads a team on a mission to make the world's first ascent of a remote mountain in Greenland.
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Steve and a team of rock climbers head to southern Oman to attempt the first ascent of a towering escarpment, hoping to discover the rare and elusive Arabian leopard.
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Steve and his team are venturing into the heart of Suriname, to kayak an unnamed river.

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