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  1. Will Max bring Oscar glory back to town?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Biggleswade Today

    ... out more around 800 for a place on his course, and has already worked in documentaries for the likes of National Geographic and the Discovery Channel. Max explained: "It took nine months from seeing the script to completing it, and it was very ...


  2. Two ice climbers make first ascent of Niagara FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... this week. Yeah, that's right, they climbed it. Will Gadd and Sarah Huenike n made the climb on Tuesday. National Geographic has a fascinating account of the climb. A few little highlights: "'The power of the falls is staggering,' Gadd said after ...


  3. Remarks by the First Lady at Got Your Six Screenwriters Event -...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The White House

    ... for his leadership of Got Your Six, and for his tremendous service to our country. I also want to thank National Geographic for hosting us here today, and for highlighting the strength and courage of our men and women in uniform in their latest ...


  4. Michelle Obama Praises American Sniper's 'Complex' Portrayal of Vets' IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... hear some heads exploding upon hearing this news. The First Lady participated in a panel discussion at National Geographic headquarters in D.C. today about the veterans' initiative Got Your 6, focused on building stronger connections between ...


  5. Thinking green, earning green: Three entrepreneurs turn discards into desirablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 |

    ... for a single T-shirt. According to Eaves, it requires 400 gallons of water, though other statistics from National Geographic suggest the number is closer to 100 gallons. Stay Vocal started as a skate apparel company in 2003. In 2005, Eaves was ...


  6. This may be the best official portrait everRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    ... typical "official" portrait for any type of organization, especially NASA. According to an article in " National Geographic ," the dogs are named Jake and Scout. He adopted Scout when he wandered into his yard, and Jake is very protective and won't ...


  7. Anti-Super Bowl family doings: Panda movie at the Great Lakes Science Center on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    ... Catch "Pandas: The Journey Home" at the Great Lakes Science Center at noon, 2 and 4 p.m. Sunday. (National Geographic via GLSC) Not interested in the hoopla of the Super Bowl XLIX this Sunday? Here's a great way to spend the afternoon in a warm, ...


  8. Alberta daredevils scale frozen Niagara FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CNews

    Will Gadd, 47, and Sarah Hueniken, 34, both highly skilled ice climbers based in Canmore, Alta., scaled the 15-storey icy, jagged U.S. side of Horseshoe Falls on Tuesday for a Red Bull-sponsored film project. "The power of the falls is staggering," Gadd said after reaching the top, National Geographic reported .


  9. 13 Songs You Didn't Know Were Inspired By SportRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NME

    ... single got its name from a 1976 snap of Kansas City Royals star Brett. "I had this image from the National Geographic of this dude just signing baseballs," she later explained. "His shirt said, 'Royals.' It was just that word. It's really cool." The ...


  10. Bill Nye, Steve Wozniak talk American GeniusRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    ... and Nye appeared at the winter meeting of the Television Critics Association to promote the upcoming National Geographic documentary series American Genius, about the nature of genius and how some of the world's greatest inventions were the result ...


  11. Blood chilling ice climbRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... of the falls is staggering. It vibrates your intestines and makes you feel very, very small," Gadd told National Geographic . "I've never experienced anything like it." It took Gadd just under an hour to get to the top while Hueniken, who was forced ...


  12. Daredevils scale frozen Niagara FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Fox News

    Any fool can go over Niagara Falls in a barrel - and some of them have even survived to tell the tale - but two Canadian ice climbers needed a lot of skill to become the first to go up the falls. On Tuesday, Will Gadd and Sarah Hueniken managed to pick their way up a frozen section of Horseshoe Falls, which is the biggest of the three waterfalls that make up Niagara and said to be the most powerful waterfall on Earth, reports National Geographic .


  13. Science is flourishing, but has major challenges coming and goingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... cultural wedge issues and you'll never fix that through more robust laboratory protocols. Dan Vergano at National Geographic reports on the new Pew survey showing the huge gap between scientific and public attitudes when it comes to such issues as ...


  14. Climbing Niagara Falls ice wall: 'It vibrates your intestines'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBC News

    Daredevil adventurer Will Gadd has become the first person to climb a wall of spray ice at the edge of Niagara's Horseshoe Falls. "The power of the falls is staggering," Gadd told National Geographic.


  15. Advertisers Get New 'In' with Snapchat's 'Discover'Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Beyond Madison Ave

    ... the new feature of the app highlights multiple companies, namely ESPN, VICE, Comedy Central, and National Geographic . Advertisers would then be able to integrate ads within these videos, enabling a new way to reach Snapchat users, and produce more ...


  16. Adventurer climbs frozen Niagara FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... huddling in an ice cave for several hours part way up the route, to avoid being hit with chunks of ice, National Geographic reports . The ice climbers worked with the NYS Parks Department and Police to create a plan for the attempt, keeping in mind ...


  17. 2015: The year UK plc embraces mobilityRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... olutions for some the UK's best-known businesses including, Swiss Re's Admin Re, Mace and National Geographic.


  18. First Lady Michelle Obama, Got Your 6 and Entertainment Business...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... experiences and to help Americans better understand their sacrifices and struggles. In association with National Geographic and Charlie Ebersols The Company; a new campaign from Got Your 6 6 Certified will bring together industry executives, content ...


  19. The Importance of Mentors & Where To Find ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    ... who better to help them than me, who structured a very similar media-related strategic partnership with National Geographic, while I was building iExplore in the travel space. Having the benefit of hindsight of cutting a strategic deal with a big ...


  20. Watch a Daring Ice Climber Become the First to Conquer the Frozen Niagara FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Time

    A number of brave souls have gone over the Niagara Falls, but on Tuesday Canadian ice climbers Will Gadd and Sarah Hueniken became the first people to scale the world famous landmark . Initially kept secret by sponsor Red Bull, the daring stunt was officially announced when news of the harrowing climb began to spread, according to National Geographic.