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May 20, 2016, 15:49 ET Verizon helps connect thousands of students to nature at Washington, D.C., area national parks during BioBlitz 2016

 Verizon has teamed up with the National Geographic Society to help support the tenth annual National Parks BioBlitz and Biodiversity Festival...


Jan 06, 2016, 08:17 ET 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 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...


Dec 15, 2015, 14:02 ET 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 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...


Nov 13, 2015, 10:00 ET National Geographic Launches Free 'Find Your Park, Love Your Park' Activities, Interactive Map and Curriculum to Celebrate National Park Service Centennial with Support from Subaru of America

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


Sep 29, 2015, 19:00 ET 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...


Jun 04, 2015, 10:30 ET National Geographic Society and Poynter Expand Training Partnership

National Geographic has agreed to a partnership with The Poynter Institute, which will provide training for members of the...


May 04, 2015, 16:45 ET 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 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...


Aug 26, 2014, 12:30 ET Students in Florida's Largest Districts to Engage with National Geographic Learning Texts this Fall

 Nearly 100,000 middle and high school students in Florida will use learning materials from National Geographic Learning (NGL)...


Apr 01, 2014, 08:00 ET PNC Bringing National Geographic "Women of Vision" Photo Exhibition to Cranbrook Institute of Science

PNC will present National Geographic's captivating "Women of Vision: National Geographic Photographers on Assignment" photo exhibition Sept. 14...


Feb 18, 2014, 09:00 ET Lockheed Martin Kicks Off Engineers Week With STEM Initiatives

With this week's kick-off of National Engineers Week [www.eweek.org] Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has announced several major initiatives to...


Dec 03, 2013, 09:04 ET Little Passports Expands Distribution Through Partnership With National Geographic

Fans of Little Passports, an award-winning educational subscription service for kids, can now purchase the World Edition in the...