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Nov 17, 2015, 12:18 ET
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National Geographic Announces World Legacy Awards Finalists

 The 15 finalists of the National Geographic World Legacy Awards were unveiled today. The World Legacy Awards, a partnership between the...

Sep 29, 2015, 19:00 ET
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G Adventures And National Geographic Partner To Offer New Line Of Travel Experiences

National Geographic and award-winning Canadian tour operator G Adventures have joined forces to launch National Geographic Journeys with G...

Sep 22, 2015, 12:15 ET

National Geographic Channel Partners For Fourth Time With Scott Free Productions To Produce Best-Selling Author Bill O'Reilly's Next Anticipated Best-Seller, Killing Reagan

 National Geographic Channel (NGC) president Tim Pastore announced today that the network will continue its successful partnership with Scott...

Sep 17, 2015, 15:12 ET

National Geographic Channel And The Emmy® Award-Winning Producers Behind Years Of Living Dangerously Team Up For Second Season Of The Groundbreaking Series

National Geographic Channel (NGC) (@NatGeoChannel) and The Years Project announced today the return of the Emmy® award-winning documentary...

Aug 12, 2015, 13:50 ET

On World Elephant Day, National Geographic Channel Announces Relaunch Of Award-Winning Documentary Series "Explorer" With Gripping Special Investigation Into Africa's Illegal Ivory Trade

 After a five-year hiatus, National Geographic Channel (NGC), in conjunction with National Geographic magazine (NGM) and National Geographic...

Jul 29, 2015, 18:15 ET

National Geographic Channel Announces A Documentary Event From Award-winning Filmmaker Alex Gibney And His Jigsaw Productions

National Geographic Channel (NGC) and Oscar-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney announced today the greenlight of Parched, to be produced by Gibney's...

Jul 29, 2015, 18:00 ET

National Geographic Channel, Imagine Entertainment And RadicalMedia Embark On A Quest To Mars In A Groundbreaking, Global Miniseries Event Red Planet (W.T.)

Of all the planets in our solar system, none has captured our collective imagination like Mars — a mysterious, indelible part of our...

May 04, 2015, 16:45 ET
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National Geographic Surpasses 1 Billion Likes, 17 Million Followers on Instagram; Top Non-Celebrity Account on Social Media Network

National Geographic's Instagram account, @natgeo, is officially the top non-celebrity account on social media and the only media brand among the 20...

Mar 19, 2015, 16:48 ET
"Living in the Age of Airplanes" will be distributed by National Geographic Studios worldwide to giant screen, IMAX(R), digital and museum cinemas beginning April 10, 2015.

National Geographic Studios Presents LIVING IN THE AGE OF AIRPLANES

This spring, National Geographic Studios presents an immersive new giant screen film experience that offers a fresh perspective on a modern-day...

Mar 05, 2015, 13:00 ET
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National Geographic and ITB Berlin Announce World Legacy Awards Winners

The five winners of the 2015 National Geographic World Legacy Awards were announced today during a colorful awards ceremony held at ITB Berlin. A...

Jan 22, 2015, 12:30 ET
Blue herons are one species of many birds seen in the man-made marshes and lakes collectively known as the Viera Wetlands. Reveals First 25 Best Nature Experiences Of Florida in New Editorial Hub today launched its new online hub dedicated to the 50 best wild and natural experiences in Florida. The first 25 experiences...

Jan 06, 2015, 10:55 ET
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National Geographic Society Launches Private Expeditions in Partnership with Virtuoso®

The National Geographic Society announced today the launch of National Geographic Private Expeditions, a new line of trips geared toward...

Jan 06, 2015, 10:28 ET
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National Geographic Society Launches Unique Lodges of the World

The National Geographic Society today announced its newest foray in world-class travel experiences: National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World,...

Dec 22, 2014, 11:41 ET

It's The Most Wonderful Time Of Year -- National Geographic Channels Holiday Marathons Are Here!

 To keep your days merry and bright, this holiday season National Geographic Channels marathons pack a bite. From claws to jaws, brains to...

Nov 26, 2014, 11:17 ET

The Winter Holidays Will Keep Almost Four In Five Americans Awake At Night

 Millions of Americans suffer from some sort of sleep disorder — and 73 percent of the nation currently logs less than eight hours of...

Nov 26, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Give the Gift of Adventure this Holiday with Unique and Personalized Gifts from National Geographic Store

 If you or your loved one has a thirst for travel and adventure and a love of people, places, culture and history — or if you are simply...

Nov 20, 2014, 13:25 ET

National Geographic Channel Brings Food-Related Issues To The Forefront With Key Collaborations

The statistics are sobering: More than 16 million kids in America (one out of five) live in households that struggle to put food on the table. At...

Nov 11, 2014, 18:24 ET

National Geographic Channel To Live-Stream Rosetta Spacecraft's Landing Attempt On Comet Surface

More than 10 years after its launch into space — on a mission to chase down Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko — the Rosetta spacecraft is...

Oct 14, 2014, 15:44 ET
The Future of Food presented by National Geographic, available as an app through iTunes and will be free to download until November 15. 

National Geographic Announces Multiyear Initiative Focusing on Food

 The National Geographic Society announces a multiyear commitment to exploring issues relating to food security and how we create sustainable...

Oct 06, 2014, 13:33 ET

National Geographic Channel Announces Cast Of Upcoming Global Television Event Killing Jesus

 National Geographic Channel (@NatGeoChannel) today announced the cast in the upcoming television event Killing Jesus produced by Scott Free...