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  1. Review: Exhibition gives insight into collectors' mindsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago |

    ... and pale-green pie chart is imposed over an image of a young male gymnast, taken from a page of an old National Geographic issue. Collector Ida Schmulowitz is quoted as saying “…I have a wonderful collection of paintings by a friend ...


  2. MomentumDINOSAUR WALKINGRead the original story

    1 hr ago | American Reporter

    ... in public aquariums across the country, and making media buys to run the ad on Animal Planet and on National Geographic. I also inquired about print and web advertising as well. I was told repeatedly that none of the ad dollars were budgeted to be ...


  3. 45,000-year-old man: Sex lives in history, DNA of early humans and NeanderthalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... that the "test subject" reveals some genetic similarities to contemporary Native Americans and Asians. National Geographic and Discovery News note that this evidence supplied by the 45,000-year-old man helps confirm the theory of early humans ...


  4. 3M offers worker solar energy perkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Expanding the notion of corporate benefits beyond discounted health club memberships and low insurance rates, 3M is among a group of major companies set to offer employees access to cheaper solar systems for the home. Under an arrangement announced Wednesday, employees of the companies -- Cisco Systems, 3M, Kimberly-Clark and National Geographic -- will be able to buy or lease solar systems for their homes at rates substantially lower than the United States average, executives said.


  5. North Dakota reaches deal to keep dinosaur mummyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2010 | KNDO

    ... and possibly some internal organs. It has been the subject of a children's book and an adult book, and National Geographic television programs. It was featured at a 2009 dinosaur exhibit in Japan. The dinosaur itself is enormous. Dakota's body, ...


  6. More on Ebola, and what to fearRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    ... especially blood, feces and vomit," said the Wall Street Journal. It is "theoretically possible," said National Geographic, quoting the Centers for Disease Control, to contract the disease from an infected person's sneeze or cough, but as of now ...


  7. Musical superstitions hit the World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... her Billboard chart-topping single was inspired by the Kansas City Royals. "I had this image from the National Geographic of this dude just signing baseballs. He was a baseball player and his shirt said, 'Royals.' She explained she was so captured ...


  8. Daylight saving time: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... e of daylight hours and save energy. But some studies have shown there's minimal energy savings, reports National Geographic.


  9. "The Last Extinction" Takes Teen Readers on a First of its Kind Environmental ThrillerRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

    ... of extinction. And the fate of humanity rests in the hands of one woman The adventure begins when a National Geographic expedition travels deep into the heart of the Amazon and uncovers a mythical tablet, the Wheel of Omagua. Carved into the Wheel ...


  10. New Reality Shows Fail to Generate Interest at MIPCOMRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Shine France did buy Keshet's celebrity format Help! I Can't Cook! , which emphasizes positivity. National Geographic ordered a season of Electus' The Raft , which strands strangers in the ocean, and NBC greenlighted Better Late Than Never , based ...


  11. National Geographic infographic reveals what the world consumesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... the average person eats - irrelevant of which country they live in It was created by data experts at National Geographic , as part of its Future of Food series, using data from FAOSTAT. The interactive chart reveals how diets vary around the world ...


  12. Atlas Obscura Wants to Become the National Geographic of the Digital AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Skift

    ... out to raise funding with plans to transform Atlas Obscura from user-generated travel stories into the National Geographic of the digital age. Although Plotz comes from the editorial side of the fence, he has some clear ideas about what it takes to ...


  13. Facts About RhinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2013 | LiveScience

    ... These soaks also help to protect the animals from bugs, and the mud is a natural sunblock, according to National Geographic . Though rhinos are often solitary, they do occasionally form groups. Called crashes, these groups are made up of a female ...


  14. Stunning Pictures: The Year's Best Wildlife PhotographsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | National Geographic

    Three veteran National Geographic photographers are among the winners of the 50th Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards, which were announced in London on Tuesday. This year's winners include Michael "Nick" Nichols , an editor at large for National Geographic magazine, who was named Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 for his photograph "The Last Great Picture," above.


  15. White rhino subspecies is down to one breeding maleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boing Boing

    ... white rhinos to a conservancy, where he was protected from poachers around the clock. According to National Geographic , despite anti-poaching efforts, more rhinos were poached in 2013 than in any time in modern history . Suni may not have left any ...


  16. Whitaker Center to present 'Jerusalem 3D' as first 3D filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... an eye-opening journey through the ancient city revered by billions in stunning cinematography that National Geographic is known for." The film is narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, and will feature some of the ancient city's most famous historical ...


  17. Photographer's Portraits of Liberia's Ebola Survivors Show Joy, SorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | National Geographic

    ... touch your face, or you rub your eyes, that is how you get infected. Here, the photographer talks to National Geographic about his portraits of Ebola survivors, both their joy at being alive and their concerns about what comes next. Husband and wife ...


  18. Do your part to conserve, clean waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Coastal Courier

    ... but we make choices every day that can conserve and protect our waters too. Consider these tips from National Geographic: About 10 gallons per day of your water footprint (or 14 percent of your indoor use) per day is lost to leaks. Try repairing ...


  19. Tom Kennedy Named ASMP Executive DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News Photographer

    ... been the photography and multimedia director for The Washington Post and the director of photography at National Geographic magazine. In these roles Kennedy worked with the leading newspaper and magazine and commercial photographers all over the ...


  20. Only six northern white rhinos left in world, conservancy saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | USA Today

    ... be very worried that we have lost that," Stuart Pimm, a conservation ecologist at Duke University, told National Geographic.