National Geographic (American TV channel)
American television channel
National Geographic (formerly National Geographic Channel; abbreviated and trademarked as Nat Geo or Nat Geo TV), is an American subscription television channel launched by National Geographic Partners. Its programming is based on approximately 45-minute documentaries on scientific exploration, history, nature and culture, among others.
|Headquarters||Manhattan, New York City, U.S.|
|Picture format||720p HDTV|
(downscaled to letterboxed 480i for the SDTV feed)
|Owner||National Geographic Global Networks|
(Disney General Entertainment Content and National Geographic Partners)
|Launched||January 7, 2001|
|Former names||National Geographic Channel (2001–2016)|
|YouTube TV, Hulu + Live TV, Sling TV, FuboTV, Vidgo TV, DirecTV Stream|
The National Geographic channels were previously mostly controlled by Fox International Channels, but due to Disney's purchase of 21st Century Fox they are now controlled by Disney and its divisions.
- ↑ Low, Elaine (November 10, 2020). "Disney Reorganizes TV and Streaming Content Units Under Peter Rice". Variety. Retrieved November 10, 2020.