M ykel Hawke is a former Special Forces survival expert. His wife , Ruth England is a TV journalist. Together they take on some of the most forbidding and remote locations in the world. Dropped into each spot with only a knife and the clothes on their backs, they must survive as a team for four days and nights. As they test their will and their marriage, the two find common ground standing up to nature as husband and wife in the wildest places on earth. A few of their survival tricks aren't for the faint hearted. Also discover, if the programme upholds or defies traditional stereotypes.

On Discovery Channel, September 22, at 10 p.m.