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Industrial Fishing Occupies A Third Of The Planet loading...
Industrial Fishing Occupies A Third Of The Planet
Using satellite data recently made public, conservationists may be able to manage the massive industry.
These People Believe Death Is Only Temporary loading...
These People Believe Death Is Only Temporary
Transhumanists believe in a future of human immortality. A community in Russia is working to make it happen.
Long Before Trump, We Were Obsessed With Presidential Hair loading...
Long Before Trump, We Were Obsessed With Presidential Hair
Back in the day, getting a lock of a president’s hair was cool, not creepy.
Dog Meat's Controversial History, From The Ancients To The Winter Olympics loading...
Dog Meat's Controversial History, From The Ancients To The Winter Olympics
It isn’t just modern-day Asia that struggles with the complex issue of dog meat. The practice has popped up around the world for centuries.
How This Innovative App Became Africa's Uber loading...
How This Innovative App Became Africa's Uber
A look at the Rwanda-based start-up has changed the life of commuters and has made the streets safer.
Amateur Trail Runner Makes History on South America's Highest Peak loading...
Amateur Trail Runner Makes History on South America's Highest Peak
Sunny Stroeer is the first woman to circumnavigate and summit Aconcagua in a single push.
The Weirdest Winter Olympic Events We No Longer Play loading...
The Weirdest Winter Olympic Events We No Longer Play
Horse-drawn skiing and ski ballet are among the unusual sports from past Olympic games.
First Person To Walk Untethered In Space Gives A Final Interview loading...
First Person To Walk Untethered In Space Gives A Final Interview
Astronaut Bruce McCandless offers his thoughts on an iconic photo in his last-ever interview with National Geographic.
Father and Son Aim to Connect Farmers Through Phones loading...
Father and Son Aim to Connect Farmers Through Phones
By bringing the marketplace to an app, Kisan Network could help Indian growers earn more for their crops.
National Geographic Nominated for 6 National Magazine Awards loading...
National Geographic Nominated for 6 National Magazine Awards
The magazine was nominated for several awards including best reporting, photography, and website.
Peer Inside Japan's Secretive Love Hotels loading...
Peer Inside Japan's Secretive Love Hotels
In an increasingly crowded and technology-mediated world, pay-by-the-hour love hotels offer sexual freedom.
This Secretive Commune Took On The French Government loading...
This Secretive Commune Took On The French Government
They formed to oppose the construction of an airport– and only rarely let in photographers

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