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Encyclopedia > National Geographic Channel (Canada)
National Geographic Channel
Type Digital cable specialty channel
Country Flag of Canada Canada
Availability National
Owner Alliance Atlantis
National Geographic Channel
Launch date August 15, 2001
Website www.nationalgeographic.ca

The National Geographic Channel is a Canadian category 2 digital cable television channel that is owned by Alliance Atlantis Communications and National Geographic Channel. It features documentary and human interest programming that explores the natural world around us. The service is based on the world famous National Geographic Magazine. Image File history File links NGC.svg‎ National Geographic Channel This is a logo of a television station, network, corporation, or other organization, and is protected by copyright and/or trademark. ... Digital cable is a term for a type of cable digital television that delivers more channels than possible with analog cable by using digital video compression. ... A specialty channel or specialty service is a television channel, generally not available through conventional broadcast television, which consists of programming focused on a single type or targeted at a specific demographic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... Alliance Atlantis Alliance Atlantis is a Toronto-based media company. ... The National Geographic Channel is a subscription television network that features documentaries produced by the National Geographic Society. ... August 15 is the 227th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (228th in leap years), with 138 days remaining. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Website - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Category 2 channels are Canadian television channels defined by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission which may be carried, optionally, by all digital cable television and direct broadcast satellite providers. ... Digital cable is a term for a type of cable digital television that delivers more channels than possible with analog cable by using digital video compression. ... The term television channel generally refers to either a television station or its cable/satellite counterpart (both outlined below). ... Alliance Atlantis Alliance Atlantis is a Toronto-based media company. ... The National Geographic Channel is a subscription television network that features documentaries produced by the National Geographic Society. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Cover of January, 1915 National Geographic The National Geographic Magazine, later shortened to National Geographic, is the official journal of the National Geographic Society. ...


Programming includes specials and theme weeks such as 'Pharaoh's Week' and 'Shark Week'. The programs broadcast revolve around the following topics: geography, popular science, world history, current events and photography.


Programs

It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Megacity. ... MegaStructures is a television program appearing on the National Geographic Channel. ... Naked Science is one of the shows from National Geographic Channel. ... Logo of the documentary Seconds from Disaster Seconds From Disaster is a documentary that investigates the worst man-made disasters and several natural disasters in modern history, and analyzes the causes and events that led up to each disaster. ... Storm Stories is a non-fiction TV show thats home channel is The Weather Channel. ... The Thirsty Traveler, hosted by Kevin Brauch, is a weekly journey into the heart of the worlds greatest wine, beer, and spirit producing regions. ...

See also

The National Geographic Channel is a subscription television network that features documentaries produced by the National Geographic Society. ...

External links

  • Official Site
  • National Geographic Channel US
Alliance Atlantis Communications

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