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Making an Impact for the Planet

We fund and support groundbreaking scientists, conservationists, educators, and storytellers. Every one of them is a National Geographic Explorer – infinitely curious about our planet, committed to understanding it, and passionate about helping make it better.

Navigate the Map

Navigate the world to explore projects we've funded and learn how
our grants are making an impact
around the world.





Explore Together

Join the conversation on social with #InsideNatGeo and follow us on our @InsideNatGeo Instagram, Twitter and Facebook page.


At Explorers
Visual storyteller Hannah Reyes Morales has long d...
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The Ozark hellbender, for one, looks as scary as i...
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New crocodile species found hiding in plain sight http://onn...
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Explorers in The Classroom

We bring the world alive in classrooms through live video conversations with
National Geographic explorers in the field.

top image (Adjany Costa): James Kydd/National geographic; Explorers in the classroom: Winn brewer/National Geographic