Expedition Unknown" chronicles the adventures of Josh Gates as he investigates unsolved iconic stories across the globe. Armed with a degree in archeology and a passion for travel, Gates begins by uncovering recent developments in the story, then springboards into a fully immersive exploration. These authentic, roughshod journeys lead Gates closer to the truth behind these compelling stories, such as the disappearance of Amelia Earhart in the south Pacific, the location of Captain Morgan's treasure in Panama and the city of gold, El Dorado, in Peru. To separate fact from fiction, Gates immerses himself in different cultures to understand the world as they do. His ultimate goal is always to find the truth behind the legend.