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Jan 27, 2016, 09:47 ET
George Stone

George Stone Appointed Editor-in-Chief, National Geographic Travel

George W. Stone has been appointed editor-in-chief of National Geographic Travel, where he will lead all of the travel content, including serving...

Jan 21, 2016, 11:13 ET
Kangaroo in Gawler Range National Park, South Australia

NationalGeographic.com Showcases South Australia's Adventures Of A Lifetime In New Editorial Hub

 From camping with kangaroos in the Flinders Ranges and discovering the laneways of Adelaide, to cruising down Australia's longest river...

Jan 20, 2016, 15:08 ET
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National Geographic Partners Announces Leadership Appointment of Chief Marketing and Brand Officer and Names Senior Vice President, Global Media

Claudia Malley has been named Chief Marketing and Brand Officer (CMBO), National Geographic Partners, heading Brand Marketing, Membership and...

Jan 08, 2016, 11:00 ET
National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World

National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World Celebrates One Year Anniversary

 Since its launch in January 2015, National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World has nearly doubled the number of properties in its impressive...

Jan 06, 2016, 08:17 ET
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National Geographic Launches Yearlong Exploration of the Power of Parks in Celebration of 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service

 To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the National Park Service in 2016, National Geographic...

Dec 15, 2015, 14:02 ET
National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures

National Geographic Journeys With G Adventures Debuts With 70 Trips For 2016

 Two months after announcing their partnership at a launch event in Toronto, National Geographic and internationally acclaimed tour operator G...

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.

NationalGeographic.com Reveals First 25 Best Nature Experiences Of Florida in New Editorial Hub

NationalGeographic.com 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...