Taking our understanding and awareness of the world further for 130 years
The latest 'Tiger King' star to be charged, the Myrtle Beach Safari owner has been indicted on 15 charges including animal cruelty
If they smash head-on, it would create two big clouds “that will spread out into a shell of debris around the Earth”
MISSISSIPPI by @RobinRoberts : In Mississippi ... warmth is everywhere. I don’t mean just the weather, but there’s warmth in the music of the blues, in the soul service gospel I heard at my church as a child, and in the people.
VIRGINIA by @katiecouric : Sometimes tradition makes it difficult to see things in a new light. But this is not your grandfather’s Old Dominion. Today, Virginia isn’t just for lovers. It’s for everyone.
"When scientists say bears are going extinct, I want people to realize what it looks like," says photographer Paul Nicklen
Sand cats are typically hard to find, but these adorable kittens—spotted in the Moroccan Sahara—were hard to miss
A newfound fossil tail is changing what we know about Spinosaurus—and stretching our understanding of how and where dinosaurs lived. For more iconic storytelling like this, subscribe to National Geographic:
Happy birthday Jane Goodall! Thank you for taking humanity further.