We are excited to announce that Oregon Public Broadcasting has agreed to present Mineral Explorers nationally for public television distribution. Upon completion of season one, Mineral Explorers will be available to all 356 public television stations in the U.S. and its territories! In the meantime, you can show your support by liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter!
Mineral Explorers is an unscripted, reality series packed with adventure, travel, education and the world’s finest gems, crystals, and minerals. Each 30-minute episode follows mineral expert Thomas Nagin as he travels to some of the richest and most remote mines on earth, taking viewers deep underground to experience a world of natural beauty and immense wealth.
Digging, dynamite, danger – it’s all in a day’s work for the men and women whose livelihoods depend on these natural wonders. The series introduces audiences to the miners and their cultures, to the minerals and the myths that surround them.
With mineral deposits scattered all over the earth, there are endless opportunities for future episodes – giving Mineral Explorers the opportunity to showcase a world rich in minerals and cultural diversity.
Want more Mineral Explorers? Click here for additional clips from our trip to Colombia, plus footage from Brazil, Peru and Arkansas.
Season One of Mineral Explorers will take us to remote locations all over the world in search of beautiful gems and minerals. Here’s a sneak peak at some of the episodes we have planned so far.
Check out the buzz on the Mineral Explorers series, with photos and clips from the International Television Festival; plus press releases, articles and reviews.