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The National Geographic Society uses the power of science, exploration, education, and storytelling to illuminate and protect the wonder of our world.



  • Dr. Jill Tiefenthaler joins the Society as Chief Executive Officer and unveils our first DEI statement. Learn More.
  • National Geographic Society announces the 2020–2021 National Geographic Storytelling Fellows. Meet them.
  • National Geographic Society's closures and event cancellations due to coronavirus. Read More.
  • National Geographic Society launches an emergency fund for journalists. Learn More.
  • Take a virtual tour of our current exhibition, "Becoming Jane: The Evolution of Dr. Jane Goodall." See More.
  • #GenGeo: Introducing Our 2020 National Geographic Young Explorers. Learn More.

PRojects from the Covid-19 Emergency Fund for Journalists 

Explore stories of COVID-19 from storytellers around the world supported by the National Geographic Society’s emergency fund for journalists.

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Learners of all ages can embark on a journey to virtually visit different parts of the world. Explore engaging articles, videos, maps and more. Plus, young people ages 16 and up can join National Geographic Explorers to learn about science, education and storytelling.

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Becoming Jane: The evolution of dr. Jane Goodall

For the first time, the National Geographic Museum invites you on a virtual tour of our latest exhibition.

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Learn how you can help change the world for the better. Get updates from our Explorers in the field who are working to save wildlife and wild places, and learn about all our work to explore and protect the planet.

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