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"Even though this zoo is technically for the wildlife, it's really for people." on.natgeo.com/YLlX9O
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The Sulphur Crested Cockatoo is found in the wild and wooded areas of East Timor and the Indonesia island of Sulawesi. #alfredrusselwallace traveled in this area for several years and asked a profound question, "Why do we find this animal in this place". Wallace a naturalist who wrote Darwin a lett
What does it mean to be "in the zone"? on.natgeo.com/YLa2sH
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Photo by @amivitale. A kiss at the Danube Delta on the Black Sea in #Romania. I have been traveling as part of the Danube Revisited: The Inge Morath Truck Project. We are 9 photographers who won the Magnum Foundation’s Inge Morath Grant. We have now finished a dream of Inge's to follow the #Danube
GPS is recording the drying of the landscape caused by the drought: on.natgeo.com/1q5P80f
Phone Photo: @ivankphoto Urbano Vasquez works at a taquería in #Canoga Park, #LA, #USA. #photojournalism, @runa_photos, @panospictures, @natgeo, @thephotosociety
Friday Fact: One teaspoon (5 milliliters) of seawater can contain five million living organisms.
Watch: Goliath grouper snacks on a shark on.natgeo.com/1q5nErG
An inside look at Detroit's water crisis: on.natgeo.com/YJGuvk
"Our job is to take these unknown places and make people care about them." on.natgeo.com/1q58um3
Photo by @stevemccurryofficial // Salat at Mazar-e Sharif's famous 'Blue Mosque,' the Tomb of Hazrat Ali. Revered by Muslims as the tomb of the son-in-law of the Prophet Mohammed, this 15th-century mosque near the border of Uzbekistan is named for the cobalt blue and turquoise colors of its minarets
How species extinctions affect humans: on.natgeo.com/YJ3kTR
"Our job is to take these unknown places and make people care about them." on.natgeo.com/1q4Qfgx
Photo by @paleyphoto (Matthieu Paley). Isak takes a break on a hunt. I am leaving #Hadza land... Hard to go but thanks to a grant, I will be back to #Tanzania in November/December to further document this amazing community. Hadza are full time #hunter-gatherer - they do not practice agriculture, her
The beauty inside the Portuguese man-of-war's dangerous embrace: on.natgeo.com/1q4Iszt
Photographer in Liberia's Ebola zone encounters death—but also moments of joy: on.natgeo.com/YIaKGZ
Known for detecting land mines, rats can also help detect disease: on.natgeo.com/YHXMZG
Today: Watch a live video conversation from Botswana's Okavango Delta #LetsExplore plus.google.com/b/109600806421…
Photo @ladzinski / Stairs to infinity, #Budapest, Hungary. While exploring the inner city with @danahrichardson we stumbled across this inner stairwell in a basilica that lead to a spectacular view of the city. @natgeocreative #Earth365
Watch: What we know about how dolphins think on.natgeo.com/1q3MHLE #ThrowbackThursday
Photo: An encounter with a great white shark in Australia on.natgeo.com/YGtabb pic.twitter.com/QLA4UWnJ8T
How do hummingbirds taste sweetness? on.natgeo.com/1q3BNWe