54 min ago
BioBlitz @ Mori Point GGNRA, Pacifica
What's a BioBlitz? Watch the video below to find out. In this episode of Pacific Currents, host Steve Johnson interviews San Francisco State University Environmental Studies Professor Carlos Davidson about the National Geographic-sponsored 2014 BioBlitz that happened in the Golden Gate National Recreational Area , focusing on activities at Mori ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Can Dolphins Rape Humans?: When animals attack, sexually
A friend of mine supposedly saw an instance of a dolphin attempting to rape a human on National Geographic.
Spineless creatures flee forest fires
In a story at National Geographic, bush firefighter Gabriel d'Eustachio describes multiple fires where the leading edge of flame was preceded by an invertebrate "wave of creepy-crawlies" .
Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber
Nearing construction, VAA works to keep momentum on arts center project
On a warm July afternoon, Bruce Morser stood on Vashon Highway drawing. While Morser, a professional artist, has done work for such clients as Starbucks, Rolex and National Geographic, that day he and his daughter were drawing with Sharpie markers on the side of an old building.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Urban Senior: Documentary maker focuses under the skin
Humble is the word that most comes to mind to describe Jack Silberman. The soft-spoken documentary filmmaker deftly turns each conversation away from himself and on to those around him.
Contra Costa Times
'Geeky' TV finds home on National Geographic
Since David Rees has written an entire book on how to sharpen a pencil, he seems the perfect choice to host a new National Geographic Channel series that elevates mundane activities into subjects of in-depth investigation.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
AK Beat: Is global warming good for reindeer?
Climate change could help reindeer -- or might harm them: Global warming is working out great for reindeer.
'No cellphone" pavements marked
GOOGLE knows pretty much everything about you, and it's both extremely creepy and a little bit awesome.
National Geographic Experiments With Storehouse
Six months after its launch, award-winning iPad app Storehouse has formed a strong community of storytellers, including the likes of GQ Germany , RTA< , and its most recent participant - National Geographic .
San Francisco Magazine
Cellphone-Free Sidewalk Lanes: Great Idea or Greatest Idea?
That's the idea that a science experiment conducted by a TV crew for National Geographic tried out in Washington D.C. last week.
Pesticides now a political issue
And the problem on P.E.I. is that we use a disproportionate amount of pesticides for such a small area.
Details of first-ever expedition to Turkmenistan's Door to HellMore...
More than four decades ago, a gaping, fiery crater opened up in the desert of northern Turkmenistan, likely the result of a drilling mishap.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The City Wire
Fort Smith included in National Geographic - Face of Hunger' feature
Charolette Tidwell hands out food during a December food delivery that was taped by National Geographic Magazine for its story on "The Face of Hunger."
Director Mike Cahill's inspiration for 'I, Origins'
Michael Pitt is obsessed with the iris pattern of his deceased French girlfriend .
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Going to great depths to win an Emmy
Patrick Greene, seen here with his wife Sara, won an Emmy for his behind-the-lens work on the ABC TV series Ocean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Planetary Society
Capitol Hill Responds to the Lure of Europa
It was 1:45pm on Tuesday, July 15th, more than an hour away from the start of The Planetary Society's special event on Capitol Hill: The Lure of Europa.
National Geographic; inspiring parties and the chance to win an 'Expedition'
Want a unique idea for your next party? How about taking a cue from National Geographic and center your party around it! Whether you decide to throw an eco-consious party, a penguin-palooza or a travel themed/explorer party, National Geographic is an endless source of fun unique ideas! For an eco-conscious party; think green! Use recyclable ... (more)
Trend Hunter Magazine
Magnificent Whale Photography - Brian Skerry Risked Life and Limb to...
National Geographic photographer Brian Skerry's whale photography is absolutely breathtaking.
The Millions (A Blog about Books)
David Rees's New Television Show
Get Your War On creator and How to Sharpen Pencils author David Rees was recently interviewed about his new show on the National Geographic channel.
Digital Photography Review
Dronestagram contest winners announced
Dronestagram , a website that allows drone photographers to share their images and videos, has announced the winners of their 2014 photo contest.