National Geographic caught up with explorer Vincent van der Merwe, who's trying to bring the spotted predator back to its African homeland.
Every couple of years, a mysterious rare fish that resembles a serpent washes up on some beach, generating buzz about the bony sea creature until it fades from memory again. In what National Geographic pegs as a "poorly understood phenomenon," it's happened again, this time in the Philippines. People on...
These were a series of gag spot illustrations I did in 2005 for National Geographic World magazine to accompany a story about well-known “bad luck” superstitions. The idea was to show someone doing (or about to do) that “bad luck” thing and the impending consequences. I’ll let you guess which superstitions each refer to…
Speaking of insects burrowing into the human body, National Geographic published a fine guide to the many ways critters can invade the human body. The article is filled with wonderfully disturbing passages: Apart from intestinal parasites, few species brave the...
“It’s hard to hate up close.” ? Dr. Oz I have spent the last several months immersed in a documentary for National Geographic called “Gender Revolution.” The entire process was life-changing and mind-altering for me and hopefully for others who watch. Show More Summary
Abbie Kozolchyk left the stability of her life as a full-time magazine editor to write a book. She didn't just survive, she thrived.
National parks are some of the most scenic, historic places you can visit. National Geographic photographer Jonathan Irish visited every U.S. national park last year to find hidden gems most travelers don’t often reach. He shared a few of his top finds with Travel + Leisure. Read more...
A few years back, I picked up an issue of National Geographic and stumbled upon the creepy true story of parasite wasps. The stuff of nightmares, these sinister creatures inject their eggs into hapless victims. The developing larvaeShow More Summary
Here's a sneak peek at Academy Award-winning actor Geoffrey Rush and newcomer Johnny Flynn as Nobel Prize-winning physicist Albert Einstein, in National Geographic's global event series GENIUS, coming in April. From Executive Producers Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, the premiere...
In a recent editorial in National Geographic, Melinda Gates recommitted to a 2012 goal to increase access to contraception worldwide. She wants to bring family planning services to 100 million more women by 2020.
Nat Geo released these awesome pics for their 125th anniversary,
Mike Libecki is an extreme climber who was named National Geographic’s Adventurer of the Year. You might also know him as Dell’s rugged influencer, a position he gained largely through his social media following. Many companies likeShow More Summary
Melinda Gates reiterated her pledge in National Geographic just days before Tom Price was confirmed as health secretary.
The exhibit immerses you in the work of National Geographic explorers, but it pulls punches when it comes to climate change. [ more › ]
"This medical thriller about the community that fought AIDS... is the perfect fit for National Geographic,"
It's rare to spot a black-maned Ethiopian lion—they were actually feared extinct until a small population was discovered last year—but during a recent trip to Ethiopia, an ornithologist and National Geographic Explorer not only saw one, he caught it on video, Nat Geo reports. Çagan Sekercioglu was inside...
Screenshot via YouTube/National Geographic Anyone familiar with amateur boxing will know that Cuban boxers are of a special variety. The island has made claim to 38 gold medals in the sport, the most of any country in the world since boxing was first adopted into the Games in 1904. Show More Summary
A National Geographic explorer spotted the adult male on a recent expedition to Bale Mountains National Park.
National Geographic, once a revered photojournalism outfit, has gone politically correct. Instead of sticking to the he/she (male/female) pronouns, the outfit asked if there are other gender pronouns. On Twitter, the company tweeted the following: Gender pronouns like “they/them/their” offer an alternative to binary male/female options. Show More Summary
The National Geographic Short Film Showcase documentary “”Mr. Overton” tells the story of 109-year old Richard Overton, the oldest living World War II veteran in the United States. Using pictures and examples from his past and his current daily habits – including enjoying a good cigar, Mr. Overton shares what he’s learned over the years […]