Photograph by Miguel Naranjo
Our wanderlust is at an all time high.
Brian Skerry/National Geographic
Doesn't get any better than this. ☀️
Greg Lecoeur/2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year
President Barack Obama traveled to Midway Atoll, a remote spit of sand and coral in the Northwest Hawaiian Islands, in September to see the monument he had recently turned into the largest protected m...
Just like last year, the winners of the 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest amaze and astound us. This year the Grand Prize goes to Greg Lecoeur's jaw-dropping shot of the...
'That was the penguin she told her husband not to worry about.'
PHOTOGRAPH BY RICHARD HEWITT STEWART, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CREATIVE
Sharbat Gula, who appeared in the iconic "Afghan Girl" image on a National Geographic magazine cover, was arrested in Pakistan for identity fraud on Wednesday. She now faces up to 14 years in prison a...
This post originally appeared on National Geographic. It's been a tough summer for many Muslim women in France who want to go to the beach. Even though France's highest court ruled that beaches co...
A rare subspecies is being slaughtered for use as a dowry.
Lions, tigers and elephants... oh my.
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At least 152 Virunga workers have died defending the critically endangered primates over the past two decades.
When it comes to phenomenal photographs, you'd be hard pre ed to find images more stunning than the ones taken by photographers on a ignment for National Geographic. With a focus on cultures, animals...
They call him the Outback Wrangler and for good reason -- Matt Wright is the man you call when a problem crocodile is eating your livestock or lurking in a swimming hole. Wright flies in -- he is a he...