June 27th, 2019
08:08 PM
Why are we afraid of sharks? There's a scientific explanation.
June 14th, 2019
08:18 PM
See the evolution of over 2,000 world flags in under 5 minutes
June 13th, 2019
05:19 AM
2 weeks, 4 deaths, and the start of America's fear of sharks
June 12th, 2019
05:12 PM
Cyclone, hurricane, typhoon: What's the difference?
June 4th, 2019
09:20 PM
Shark attacks: After recent bites, your questions answered
May 21st, 2019
06:46 PM
Tornadoes: The science behind the destruction
May 3rd, 2019
08:24 PM
Military whales and dolphins: What do they do and who uses them?
April 17th, 2019
04:21 AM
Historian uses lasers to unlock mysteries of Gothic cathedrals
April 6th, 2019
01:50 PM
These pictures made photographic history
April 1st, 2019
05:49 PM
Gotcha! History's Most Outrageous April Fools' Jokes
March 13th, 2019
09:40 PM
Bomb cyclones and polar vortexes—winter's scary weather explained
February 22nd, 2019
06:30 AM
Specific Stonehenge quarries identified by new research
February 20th, 2019
05:17 PM
First mammal species recognized as extinct due to climate change
December 22nd, 2018
11:35 AM
Where's Santa buried? Resting places of the real St. Nick
07:15 AM
When is the first day of winter? December solstice 2018 explained.
December 21st, 2018
07:52 AM
A whopping 91% of plastic isn't recycled
December 13th, 2018
03:12 AM
We visited the border wall. Here's what it looks like.
December 11th, 2018
01:48 AM
Both of NASA's Voyager spacecraft are now interstellar. Where to next?
December 6th, 2018
10:57 PM
This notorious Christmas character is dividing a country
04:53 PM
From St. Nicholas to Santa Claus: the surprising origins of Kris Kringle
December 5th, 2018
02:00 PM
Who is Krampus? Explaining the horrific Christmas beast
November 22nd, 2018
12:43 AM
Turkeys can swim—and other fun facts for Thanksgiving table talk
November 20th, 2018
04:13 PM
A few things you (probably) don’t know about Thanksgiving
November 9th, 2018
10:53 PM
How World War I Launched Mapmaking at National Geographic
November 7th, 2018
01:34 AM
The map that popularized the word ‘gerrymander’
November 2nd, 2018
08:55 AM
Why do we have daylight saving time? 100 years of history
October 23rd, 2018
01:38 AM
Five of Museum of the Bible's Dead Sea Scrolls are forgeries
01:38 AM
15 spooky houses for Halloween
01:37 AM
What’s really in Antarctica’s mysterious blood falls
01:37 AM
Meet 5 "zombie" parasites that mind-control their hosts
01:37 AM
6 ghostly animals just in time for Halloween
October 22nd, 2018
09:18 PM
12 extraordinary pictures show animals headed for extinction
October 20th, 2018
09:32 AM
'Biggest case on the planet' pits kids vs. climate change
12:00 AM
These animals’ screams will chill your blood
October 19th, 2018
08:32 PM
Take me out to the ball game: 15 unique baseball photos
08:32 PM
Halloween: costumes, history, myths, and more
October 18th, 2018
09:08 PM
Everything You Need to Know About Halloween 2018
09:08 PM
Halloween Costume Pictures: Spooky Styles a Century Ago
October 16th, 2018
06:01 PM
Wreckage of WWII-Era Warship U.S.S. Indianapolis Found After 72 Years
06:01 PM
Sunken World War II Aircraft Carrier Found by Deep-Sea Expedition
06:01 PM
How Microsoft Billionaire Found Largest Sunken Battleship
October 15th, 2018
08:22 PM
Cecil the Lion Died Amid Controversy—Here's What's Happened Since
October 10th, 2018
10:31 PM
9 countries and the EU protected the Arctic Ocean before the ice melts
October 1st, 2018
06:28 PM
Who Has Won the Nobel Prize? We've Crunched the Numbers.
September 29th, 2018
05:50 AM
Will Indonesia Be Ready for the Next Tsunami?
September 21st, 2018
08:11 PM
The Fall Equinox Is Here! Wait, What's the Fall Equinox?
September 19th, 2018
07:40 PM
No, Captain Cook's Ship Hasn't Been Found Yet
September 12th, 2018
12:34 AM
Remembering 9/11 in Pictures
August 28th, 2018
04:20 AM
Snakeless in Ireland: Blame Ice Age, Not St. Patrick
July 31st, 2018
12:23 AM
What Do Wild Animals Do in Wildfires?
July 6th, 2018
07:35 AM
A Running List of How Trump Is Changing the Environment
07:35 AM
5 Reasons to Like the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
June 30th, 2018
11:23 PM
Living Fireworks, These Animals Produce Light Shows with Their Bodies
05:11 AM
Rule to Allow Hunting Could Doom Rare Red Wolves
05:11 AM
Learning to Love Dogs in Kigali
05:11 AM
The Last Cowboys: A Cattle-Ranching Family Fights to Survive
05:10 AM
Headless Pompeii Victim Wasn't Crushed to Death, After All
June 29th, 2018
04:55 AM
Why This Zoo Lion Killed a Lost Water Bird
04:55 AM
What's Giving Some Beachgoers Rashes? Get the Facts.
04:55 AM
Humans Gave Leprosy to Armadillos. Now, They’re Giving It Back
04:54 AM
Meet the 'Kickboxing Grannies' of Kenya's Most Dangerous Slum
04:54 AM
Gorgeous Panoramic Paintings of National Parks Now Online
June 27th, 2018
11:28 PM
Right Stuff for Life Found on Small Saturn Moon
11:28 PM
Coldest Place on Earth Found—Here's How
11:27 PM
Why These Leopard Sisters Are Mating With the Same Male
06:16 PM
19 Eel Smugglers Sentenced, But Lucrative Trade Persists
05:24 PM
Tropical Forest Loss Slowed in 2017—To the Second Worst Total Ever
05:16 AM
Amid a Civil War, These Syrians Keep Dancing
05:16 AM
How Ancient Mummies Helped This Soccer Player Get to the World Cup
June 26th, 2018
11:04 AM
National Geographic Explorer and Space Architect Dies at 53
11:04 AM
What Does It Take to Raise a Flamingo?
11:03 AM
Birds That Leave Nest Too Late Can Endanger Their Families
07:36 AM
Could DNA Testing Reunite Immigrant Families? Get the Facts.
June 23rd, 2018
04:22 PM
Meet the Bug That Armors Itself With Shells
04:22 PM
Why the Short-Lived Pony Express Still Fascinates Us