National Geographic News
13 Nov 2016

National Geographic News

  • These Tiny Animals Have Some Really Weird Shapes
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 13:00:00 GMT
  • Stunning Fall Pictures Taken by Drones
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 10:00:00 GMT
  • Will the Trump Administration Weed Out Medical Marijuana?
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 20:27:00 GMT
  • Watch Monkeys Swim for Their Supper in Rare Video
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 17:00:05 GMT
    Indonesia's proboscis monkeys are as at home in the water as they are in the trees—an unusual combination in primates.
  • Cecil the Lion: Charges Dropped Against Professional Hunter
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 17:00:00 GMT
    Despite tough talk, Zimbabwe has now dropped charges against both the American hunter and his local professional hunter who organized the trip.
  • Dark New Comic Book Explores a World Without Antibiotics
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:47:42 GMT
  • Skeleton Discovery Reignites 300-Year-Old Royal Murder Mystery
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 12:00:00 GMT
  • A Fairytale Kingdom Faces Real-Life Troubles
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 12:00:00 GMT
  • Tracking the Sea's Gentle Giants
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 11:00:00 GMT
  • A Pond Owner's Passion for Environmental Change
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 23:59:14 GMT
  • 70 Car-Size Stingrays Die Mysteriously
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 19:52:00 GMT
  • Watch What Happens When Scientists Tickle a Rat
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 19:00:02 GMT
    Their responses may hold some important secrets to how our own brains work.
  • World's Tallest Tropical Trees Discovered
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 17:16:40 GMT
  • How to See the Biggest Supermoon in 68 Years
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:34:02 GMT
  • Iconic Ancient Sites Ravaged in ISIS’s Last Stand in Iraq
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 15:34:56 GMT
  • Will America's Turtles Be Eaten Into Extinction?
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 15:26:10 GMT
    Over-collection could lead to the collapse of wild populations, especially in turtle-rich Louisiana.
  • 'Mud Dragon' Dinosaur Unearthed—By Dynamite
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:00:06 GMT
  • The Global Dangers of Trump’s Climate Denial
    Wed, 09 Nov 2016 20:53:24 GMT
  • Animals Eat Ocean Plastic Because it Smells Like Food
    Wed, 09 Nov 2016 19:00:07 GMT
  • Photos Reveal Smog So Bad Breathing It Is Like Smoking Two Packs a Day
    Wed, 09 Nov 2016 17:49:00 GMT
  • 'Afghan Girl' Greeted by President Ghani After Deportation From Pakistan
    Wed, 09 Nov 2016 16:45:41 GMT
  • Rags to Riches: A Fashionable Way to Empower Poor Filipinos
    Wed, 09 Nov 2016 13:42:00 GMT
  • A Last Look at the U.S. Presidential Candidates’ Stances on Science
    Tue, 08 Nov 2016 19:33:47 GMT
  • Huge Puffin Die-Off May Be Linked to Hotter Seas
    Tue, 08 Nov 2016 15:51:16 GMT
  • Hero Lost at Pearl Harbor Comes Home After Years in an Unknown Grave
    Tue, 08 Nov 2016 14:46:00 GMT
  • Elephants Comfort Comrades During Rescue in China
    Mon, 07 Nov 2016 22:47:48 GMT
  • Ancient Royal Boat Tomb Uncovered in Egypt
    Mon, 07 Nov 2016 18:25:58 GMT
  • Four of History’s Worst Political Predictions
    Mon, 07 Nov 2016 16:01:48 GMT
  • Fatal Fungus Linked to 4 New Deaths—What You Need to Know
    Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:50:20 GMT
  • Putting the Brakes on India's Huge Traffic Fatalities
    Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:17:48 GMT
  • This Girl Escaped From a Syrian War Zone in a Wheelchair
    Sun, 06 Nov 2016 12:00:00 GMT
  • Watch 'Homewrecker' Penguin Defend His New Abode
    Sat, 05 Nov 2016 19:53:00 GMT
  • Explosive Images of Guy Fawkes Day Celebrations
    Sat, 05 Nov 2016 16:55:00 GMT
  • Why Woodpeckers Don't Get Headaches
    Sat, 05 Nov 2016 12:00:12 GMT
  • Watch Sharks and Whales Swarm a Massive Fish Run
    Fri, 04 Nov 2016 20:39:50 GMT
    South Africa’s epic KwaZulu-Natal sardine run brings millions of fish near the coast, which in turn attract scores of hungry animals.
  • World's Heaviest Earthworm Found, Then Killed
    Fri, 04 Nov 2016 20:05:14 GMT
    Dave, a 16-inch-long earthworm discovered recently in England, will become part of the collection at the Natural History Museum in London.
  • 'Afghan Girl' Sharbat Gula to Be Released From Prison
    Fri, 04 Nov 2016 18:14:00 GMT
  • What Modern Democracies Didn’t Copy From Ancient Greece
    Fri, 04 Nov 2016 17:29:53 GMT
  • Creating Better Lives for South Africa's HIV/AIDs Orphans
    Fri, 04 Nov 2016 13:06:00 GMT
  • The Case for and Against Daylight Saving Time
    Thu, 03 Nov 2016 18:41:35 GMT
  • These Real-Life Bear Cubs Are All Winners
    Thu, 03 Nov 2016 16:51:00 GMT
  • Climate Change Captured in Stunning Antarctic Ice Photos
    Thu, 03 Nov 2016 16:05:00 GMT
  • Can Archivists Save the World’s Newest Nation?
    Thu, 03 Nov 2016 12:01:00 GMT
  • Two-Headed Sharks Keep Popping Up—No One Knows Why
    Wed, 02 Nov 2016 19:09:24 GMT
  • 'Afghan Girl' Sharbat Gula Denied Bail, Reported Ill
    Wed, 02 Nov 2016 16:35:21 GMT
  • He Collected 12,000 Road Maps—Now We’re Discovering Their Secrets
    Wed, 02 Nov 2016 16:13:32 GMT
  • Famous ‘Four-Legged Snake’ May Really Be Dino-Era Lizard
    Wed, 02 Nov 2016 12:45:22 GMT
  • Conservationist's Plan Balanced Wildlife, Human Interests
    Wed, 02 Nov 2016 11:00:00 GMT
  • Rare Two-Faced Calf First to Survive Past 40 Days
    Tue, 01 Nov 2016 20:09:00 GMT
  • Watch a Dramatic Elephant Rescue
    Tue, 01 Nov 2016 16:34:00 GMT
  • Record Supermoon and 9 More Can't-Miss Sky Events in November
    Tue, 01 Nov 2016 15:19:00 GMT
  • Netflix’s ‘The Ivory Game’ Goes Undercover Into Poaching Crisis
    Tue, 01 Nov 2016 14:40:00 GMT
    National Geographic speaks with Hongxiang Huang, an investigator in the film who says many Chinese want to help end the ivory trade.
  • How to Build an Igloo
    Tue, 01 Nov 2016 13:37:00 GMT
  • Here’s What Happened the Last Time the Cubs Won the World Series
    Tue, 01 Nov 2016 11:00:00 GMT
  • Can Birth Control Save Our Wild Horses?
    Mon, 31 Oct 2016 19:43:15 GMT
    With euthanasia and sterilization ruled out, the government is banking on contraceptive vaccines to manage the booming population.
  • Squashing Superbugs May Take a Superhero
    Mon, 31 Oct 2016 12:42:39 GMT
  • Unsealing of Christ's Reputed Tomb Turns Up New Revelations
    Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:01:00 GMT
  • How Cats, Rats, Bats, and More Became Halloween Animals
    Mon, 31 Oct 2016 04:02:00 GMT
  • Latest Earthquake in Italy May Have Dire Consequences
    Sun, 30 Oct 2016 19:55:00 GMT
  • 10 Beautiful Photos That Will Make You Love Spiders
    Sun, 30 Oct 2016 12:00:00 GMT
  • The Secret History of Elizabeth I's Alliance With Islam
    Sun, 30 Oct 2016 11:00:00 GMT
  • Inside the Quest for a Real ‘Star Trek’ Warp Drive
    Sat, 29 Oct 2016 13:00:00 GMT
  • A Frog Whose Babies Pop out of Its Back and More Freaky Animals
    Sat, 29 Oct 2016 12:00:14 GMT
  • Scientist Goes It Alone on Climate Change to Save His State
    Fri, 28 Oct 2016 21:36:33 GMT
  • Rare Halloween 'Black Moon' Explained
    Fri, 28 Oct 2016 21:18:13 GMT
  • Watch Snakes Grab Cave Bats From Mid-air
    Fri, 28 Oct 2016 17:15:00 GMT
  • Everything You Need to Know About Halloween 2016
    Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:53:00 GMT
  • Virtual Trip to Mars Offers Ultimate Preview to Crewed Mission
    Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:41:48 GMT
  • World's Largest Marine Reserve Created Off Antarctica
    Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:30:00 GMT
  • Bizarre-Looking Beetle Has an Even Weirder Sex Life
    Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:05:57 GMT
  • Green Roofs Take Root Around the World
    Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:48:09 GMT
  • Art vs. Science? Using Both for Conservation
    Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:37:00 GMT
  • First Known Dinosaur Brain Fossil Discovered
    Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:07:42 GMT
  • These Birds Fly Almost a Year Without Landing
    Thu, 27 Oct 2016 16:14:44 GMT
  • World to Lose Two-Thirds of Wild Animals by 2020?
    Thu, 27 Oct 2016 16:13:22 GMT
  • 'Afghan Girl' Arrested on Charges of Using Fraudulent ID
    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:36:00 GMT
  • Exclusive: Christ's Burial Place Exposed for First Time in Centuries
    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:23:00 GMT
  • Centuries of Preserved Shipwrecks Found in the Black Sea
    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:06:23 GMT
  • Here’s What Our Galaxy Would Look Like With Superhuman Vision
    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:49:04 GMT
  • The Bloody Truth About Vampires
    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:43:00 GMT
  • Can Camel Milk Save India's Nomadic Raikas?
    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:58:00 GMT
  • Traditional Hunting Dogs Are Left to Die En Masse in Spain
    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:00:31 GMT
  • How Deadly Assassin Bugs Sneak Up on Spiders
    Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:01:18 GMT
  • Why Global Warming Hits the Arctic Harder Than Anywhere Else
    Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:00:12 GMT
  • Terrorists Hamper Polio Eradication Efforts in Africa
    Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:51:51 GMT
  • Watch a Giant Spider Drag a Mouse
    Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:52:35 GMT
    A video from Australia shows a lethal battle between a huntsman spider and a rodent.
  • This Remote Pakistani Village Is Nothing Like You’d Expect
    Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:17:36 GMT
  • Oldest Evidence of Right-Handedness Seen in Fossil Jaw
    Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:57:31 GMT
  • If Europa Has Life, This Scientist Will Help Find It
    Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:26:00 GMT
  • Why Snakes Don't Have Legs (For Now)
    Sun, 23 Oct 2016 16:09:00 GMT
  • Time Travel Probably Isn't Possible—Why Do We Wish It Were?
    Sun, 23 Oct 2016 11:00:00 GMT
  • Why Cats Lick Plastic, and Other Odd Behaviors Explained
    Sat, 22 Oct 2016 12:00:00 GMT
    Experts weigh in on feline grooming, zooming, and a strange fetish.
  • More Snow Leopards Poached, Even as Bold Plan Fights Decline
    Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:45:00 GMT
    On the eve of International Snow Leopard Day, there’s good news and bad news for the secretive big cats of Central Asia.
  • Watch How Bees Teach Each Other to Solve Problems
    Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:34:53 GMT
    New research with bumblebees hints at how knowledge can quickly spread through a population.
  • Mosquitoes May Meet Their End Thanks to Marlon Brando
    Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:08:00 GMT
  • U.S. Hunters Banned from Importing Trophies from Captive Lions
    Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:07:46 GMT
    South Africa’s captive lions are raised to be hunted within confined spaces, a practice experts consider cruel and unrelated to conservation.
  • Two-Headed Shark Is First of Its Kind
    Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:31:00 GMT
    A rare find from the Mediterranean expands the number of animals that have been born with two heads.
  • Finding Clarity in the Stars
    Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:35:31 GMT
  • Why Yellow Birds Mysteriously Turn Red
    Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:00:00 GMT
    No one could figure out why a North American woodpecker's feathers were changing color—until now.
  • Titanic Dinosaurs Trekked Across Antarctica to Reach Australia
    Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:07:25 GMT