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How I Got Back on the Horse After a Devastating Breakup

Literally.<p>Breakups are hard, especially when you get burned by a guy. It's like getting burned by a curling iron — the pain is instantly intense, then you're left with a stinging reminder for weeks, and it doesn't fully heal without a treatment of some kind before you're left scarred. For me, that …

Champions League Draw 2014: Fixture Dates, Dark Horses and Group Predictions

The much-anticipated return of the Champions League is almost upon us, and excitement is mounting after Thursday's group-stage draw, revealing to us which teams will do battle this season.<p>Reigning champions Real Madrid will face off against Liverpool, Basel and Ludogorets Razgrad in Group B, but …

125 years of National Geographic: the world in pictures

To mark the 125th anniversary of National Geographic, we select iconic images from a new three-volume celebration of the magazine's history which highlights a changing world, as well as our fascination with travel photography. National Geographic: Around the World in 125 Years is published by …

National Geographic puts more than 500 historic maps on Google

National Geographic and Google are trying to recreate the thrill of cracking open one of the magazine's signature paper maps, but in the digital world. A new project puts more than 500 of National Geographic's 800 historic maps online using Google's Maps Engine platform.<p>"People have collected our …

National Geographic's Best Travel Photos 2013 - in pictures

National Geographic has picked 10 of the most stunning travel images from 2013, from their daily photo feature Travel 365 Continue reading...

Grants Program

From Our Explorers<p>“A National Geographic grant does not only mean financial support, but also a platform that allows you to share and inspire passion in others for science and nature.”<p>From Our Explorers<p>"I truly believe that my National Geographic Early Career Grant was a career defining milestones …

National Geographic Environment: National Geographic Investigates the Future of Food

By 2050, Earth will likely be home to more than nine billion people. That's a lot of mouths to feed. In a special eight-month series, “The Future of …

Nature

Lindblad-National Geographic, a Ten-Year Expedition of Inspiration and Discovery

Sven-Olof Lindblad, founder and president of Lindblad Expeditions, talks about the impetus behind the partnership, some of the accomplishments, and his thoughts of the future.<p><i>Posted by David Braun of National Geographic. This post originally appeared on National Geographic NewsWatch.</i><p><b>Ten years ago</b> …

National Parks

National Parks By National Geographic: A Beautiful Guide To American Nature – MacStories

Great content deserves great design. In my opinion, this is one of the main principles UI designers have to sought after. If your product features great content, it needs to be highlighted with great design and usability elements around it, or it loses a lot of its advantages and flair. The second …

National Geographic Has to Radically Redraw Parts of Its Atlas Because of Arctic Ice Loss

The Arctic ice sheet has shrunk so much that <i>National Geographic</i> is having to make what it calls “drastic” changes to its atlas.<p>Geographers say the …

2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest, Part II

The 26th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest is under way, and entries will be accepted for just one more week -- until June 30, 2014. First prize winner will receive an 8-day Alaskan expedition for two. National Geographic was once again kind enough to allow me to share some more of …

Enjoy the Healing Waters of This Small National Park

Travel<p>Hot Springs, Arkansas, is in fact home to natural hot springs, which flow from the mountain down to the historic spa town.<p><b>Location:</b> Arkansas<b><br>Established:</b> March 4, 1921<b><br>Size:</b> 5,550 acres<p>Most national parks cover hundreds of thousands of acres, are far from city streets, and keep natural …

Hot Springs

Big Bend Hosts the Most Bird Species of Any National Park

Travel<p>This remote Texas park is home to a remarkable diversity of life.<p><b>Location: Texas<br>Established: June 12, 1944<br>Size: 801,163 acres</b><p>Chihuahuan Desert vegetation—bunchgrasses, creosote bushes, cactuses, lechuguillas, yuccas, sotols, and more—covers most of the terrain. But the Rio Grande and its lush …

National Parks

Food & Wine Magazine | Recipes, Menus, Chefs, Wine, Cooking, Holidays, Entertaining

Make summer count with these fun, fresh recipes that utilize the best of Au...<p>Make summer count with these fun, fresh recipes that utilize the best …

National Geographic Magazine

When to Visit Alaska's First National Park

Travel<p><b>Location: Alaska<br>Established: February 26, 1917<br>Size: 6,075,029 acres</b><p>On any summer day in Denali, Alaska's most well known national park, hundreds of people see sights that will stay with them the rest of their lives. Perhaps a golden eagle will soar off the cliffs at Polychrome Pass, or 20 …

National Geographic Photographer Alex Treadway Shares His Stories of Adventure and World Travel

With an insatiable desire for travel and remote destinations, National Geographic’s Alex Treadway explores the wide and wonderful world with camera …

Nuclear 'Command And Control': A History Of False Alarms And Near Catastrophes

Globally, there are thousands of nuclear weapons hidden away and ready to go, just awaiting the right electrical signal. They are, writes investigative reporter Eric Schlosser, a collective death wish — barely suppressed. Every one is an accident waiting to happen, a potential act of mass murder, …