The National Geographic Interactive Globe
Explore the world by selecting, zooming in, and dragging. You can also spin our globe—much like a real globe.
Zoom by double-clicking, or by using the icons on the bottom left of the page.
To stop the globe from spinning, click a marker.
Discover our latest featured content each week by clicking the yellow markers on our globe.
Each marker represents a featured resource (photo, activity, video, article, etc) and its representative location.
Click the highlighted text to expand the content on the right side, read more, see related items, and navigate to the full feature.
View a full list of featured information each week by clicking the list icon at the bottom of the homepage:
Visit us each week to find out about a new place, topic, or theme around the world.
The globe will change in appearance to help tell each story. Previous globe sets will be available on our site for future reference and use. Search “Teaching Atlas” for the full collection.