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About People

It’s easy to get stuck in our little part of the universe, to focus only on what’s in front of us. But there’s a big wide world out there, filled with people – some strikingly similar and others remarkably different to ourselves – who are exploring, learning and living on every corner of the globe.

Experiencing diverse cultures, unusual lifestyles and extraordinary people helps to broaden the mind, ignite the soul and teach us more than a textbook ever could.

From visiting remote tribes in the Amazon to meeting some of America’s wackiest residents, travel and adventure inspire us to see the world differently.

Scroll through the videos, photos and articles below to find out more about society and culture.

See Nat Geo Best Photos of 2016 loading...
See Nat Geo Best Photos of 2016
Here is a gallery of National Geographic's 52 best images of the year—curated from 91 photographers, 107 stories, and 2,290,225 photographs.
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Ex-NFL Player Speaks Out About Gender And Manliness
What does it mean to be a man in the 21st century? You might not expect the most inclusive or thoughtful answer from a guy who spent eight years with the National Football League. Chris Kluwe, however, has made a habit of defying stereotypes.
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Man Who Punched Kangaroo to Save His Dog Risked His Life
The heated encounter between man and kangaroo was caught on video.

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