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  1. Turn off the Discovery Channel and use mobile apps to discover nature for yourselfRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Silcon Valley Moms

    ... national park apps that you can take along to make the experience even better. The National Parks by National Geographic app is a free app from the national Geographic Society. Known for their amazing photographs and compelling articles, it's not a ...


  2. Globe Trot: The death of Christ, rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | World Magazine

    ... RWANDA: With the anniversary of Rwanda's genocide beginning also on Easter, The Associated Press and National Geographic photographer David Guttenfelder has a moving photo essay showing how churches became death traps. CHINA: Also upcoming is the ...


  3. The Find So Big in the Animal Kingdom but Yet So Odd We Didn't Put It in the HeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... "It was a surprise for all of us," Rodrigo Ferreira from the Federal University of Lavras in Brazil told National Geographic . "We were completely astonished when we first saw that structure." The observations of the cave-dwelling insects were ...


  4. Lorde, George Brett have a 'Royals' meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... that has been discussed since the singer revealed last year her hit song was born from an old National Geographic photo of Brett. Brett's career ended in 1993, three years before Lorde was born. The generational gap didn't preclude him from being ...


  5. Facebook Adds Features to Paper, Says Slow Growth Is No ConcernRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... story within the app. The Paper update includes small design changes like personalized article previews. National Geographic already had personalized previews (L) while Mashable is getting them as part of Friday's update. Paper is working with these ...


  6. Gender-bending insect species discovered in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... male vaginas. "There's nothing that [this] can be compared to," study co-author Rodrigo Ferreira told National Geographic . "This elaborate female penis is completely unique." His research was published April 17 in the journal Current Biology . A ...


  7. Facebook upgrades Paper with birthdays, events, photo comments, & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    ... over 50 of these custom article covers for Paper so you can quickly identify favorite publications like National Geographic . In version 1.1 we've added many new covers to the collection. Now it's even easier to spot articles from Bloomberg News, ...


  8. Scientists find first ever female animals with penisesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | UPI

    ... to," study co-author Rodrigo Ferreira, a professor at the Federal University of Lavras in Brazil, told National Geographic. "This elaborate female penis is completely unique." The four species are members of the Neotrogla genus, relatives of a group ...


  9. Photographer of Sherpas: Everest Avalanche "Will Be Spoken of for Generations"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Geographic

    ... remote community of workers that routinely takes on high risk to support foreign climbers. Seattle-based National Geographic photographer Aaron Huey has documented remote Sherpa communities around Mount Everest over the past year. We asked him how ...


  10. Warden Wounded in Africa's Oldest National Park Had EnemiesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Geographic

    ... Africa and trained as an anthropologist. "I came to Congo as a young researcher in 1993," he told National Geographic in 2008. "Since then, I have dedicated my efforts to working with those involved in rebuilding Congo's national parks." He began ...


  11. Save the Griffith Park lion and other predators: Breaking ViewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | LA Daily News

    That magnificent mountain lion dubbed P-22 that lives in Griffith Park, whose motion-activated photograph in front of the Hollywood sign thrilled so many in National Geographic a few months ago, is not looking so magnificent these days.


  12. Sherpa Guides 'Backbone' of Mount Everest ExpeditionsRead the original story

    May 20, 2013 | ABC News

    ... The average elite Sherpa can make as much as $5,000 working on Everest for two months, according to National Geographic , while local farmers are lucky to make $1,000 a year. "Every year I must go on an expedition. I need the money for my children's ...


  13. 4 New Food Sites You Should Check OutRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Switched

    ... ;" and "If You're Eating Fresh Puppy Hearts, You Definitely Have an Eating Disorder." The one and only National Geographic just launched a new food page on its website, and predictably, it looks awesome. Expect stunning photos, eye-opening and ...


  14. Lorde meets the sporting inspiration behind smash hit - Royals'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... songstress, who grew up in New Zealand, end up learning about Brett? Turns out Lorde used to collect old National Geographic magazines and was inspired by a photo published in the magazine in July 1976 of Brett, wearing his Royals jersey, greeted by ...


  15. Lorde meets George Brett, who inspired 'Royals' songRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WABC 7

    ... co-written the track, one of the biggest hits of 2013 and winner of two Grammys , after seeing a 1976 National Geographic photo of Brett in his Kansas City Royals MLB team jersey. Lorde, whose real name is Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor, met ...


  16. Used Books: Big Business - The Secrets to Selling Books Online for Big ProfitsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | MLM Business Opportunities Blog

    ... books sell, and what books don't. You'll find out why you shouldn't sell collectible books, why most National Geographic publications are a waste of time and that obscure hobby and non-fiction books are where the real money is at. Chapter 6 ...


  17. 'Completely Unique': Cave-Dwelling Female Insects Have PenisesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... to," the study's co-author, Rodrigo Ferreira of the Federal University of Lavras in Brazil, told National Geographic . "This elaborate female penis is completely unique." The shape and size of the sexual organs are different for each of the four ...


  18. Akst: Calling all Vulcans: please visitRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    ... and that if left unaddressed, it poses an enormous threat to mankind. More specifically (according to National Geographic), global greenhouse gas emissions caused by burning coal, oil and natural gas must be cut 40 percent to 70 percent by 2050 for ...


  19. Insects With 'Female Penis' May Hold Clues To The Evolution Of GenitaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Switched

    ... for reproduction, the males' sperm may provide nutrients to the females. The researchers -- who told National Geographic they were "astonished" by the discovery -- are now conducting further studies in hopes of learning more about the insects and ...


  20. Even Chimps Know That A Firm Bed Makes For Quality SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... nests in Uganda's Toro-Semliki Wildlife Reserve . The scientists then looked at hundreds of nests. National Geographic writes: "Of the 1,844 chimpanzee nests studied, 73.6 percent were made from a sturdy tree called Ugandan ironwood - even though ...