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Why isn't the smaller New Nintendo 3DS coming to the US?

Nintendo of America announced that it will bring the New Nintendo 3DS XL stateside next month, but not the smaller-sized New Nintendo 3DS that's already been released in Japan and Australia. That means no retro-Super Famicom styling and no interchangeable faceplates. So why isn't Nintendo of …


Reader Recs: Bucket List 2015

A new year calls for new additions to travel to-do lists. To get inspired, we asked our Nat Geo Travel Facebook fans to share their picks for 2015’s must-visit destinations.<p>We kick things off with a nod to one of the world’s most beloved musicals. Coco V. suggests a trip to <b>Salzburg, Austria,</b> to …

National Parks

11 Reasons Vacations Abroad Are Even More Energizing

Taking a vacation refreshes your mind, body, and soul—but it’s even better when you visit a place that requires a passport. Here are 11 reasons you …

Costa Rica

Five Reasons Why the Dawn Wall First Free Ascent Has Pushed Climbing Forward

To take climbing to the next level, you have to innovate, which is just what Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson did to complete one of the most significant ascents in climbing history. The achievement represents the realization of Caldwell’s vision to find a way to free climb the Dawn Wall—widely …