An explorer was someone who went to places about which little was known to learn more about them. Ulysses was a Time Lord explorer. (PROSE: The Gallifrey Chronicles) The First Doctor, Ian, Barbara and Susan encountered Venetian trader and explorer Marco Polo on the Plain of Pamir in 1289. (TV: Marco Polo) Professor Edward Travers helped the Second Doctor defeat the Great Intelligence. (TV: The Abominable Snowmen) Ernest Shackleton met the Tenth Doctor and Martha Jones on an expedition in Antarctica, where they encountered the Skith. (COMIC: The First) The Eleventh Doctor recruited Edwardian explorer John Riddell from 1902 to answer a 24th century distress call. (TV: Dinosaurs on a Spaceship) Shalabar Scone was a legendary explorer on Lahn. (COMIC: The Spice Route) Retrieved from "https://tardis.fandom.com/wiki/Explorer?oldid=2650240" Categories: Explorers + cat Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.