The Explorer Channel

The Explorer Channel

The Explorer Channel...Explore Your World!

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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, UNC-EX brings a variety of cultural experiences directly to you. 

UNC-EX The Explorer Channel: Public Media's Best Programmed Channel!

UNC-EX Schedule

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The Explorer Channel can be viewed over-the-air on the following channels:

Explorer Channel Signal Map

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

Cable/Satellite Providers:
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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