national geographic society

National Geographic Society and Lindblad Expeditions Announce 11th Annual Class of Grosvenor Teacher Fellows: Program to Send 35 Educators on Global Expeditions for Hands-On Professional Development

WASHINGTON (March 27, 2017)—In recognition of their commitment to geographic education, 35 highly respected educators from the United States and Canada have been selected as the 11th group of Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic Grosvenor Teacher Fellows. The 2017 Fellows will embark on ...

Museum & Events

‘National Geographic Photo Ark’ Exhibition to Open at Zoos Across the United States This Spring: Outdoor Exhibition Showcases National Geographic Photographer Joel Sartore’s Work to Document Every Species in Human Care and Inspire People to Take Action

WASHINGTON (March 20, 2017)—Today, the National Geographic Society announced a new traveling outdoor exhibition, the “National Geographic Photo Ark,” which will open at zoos across the United States this spring. Featuring the work of National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore, the exhibition ...

Dr. Ángel Cabrera Elected to National Geographic Society Board of Trustees

WASHINGTON (March 3, 2017)—The National Geographic Society today announced the election of Dr. Ángel Cabrera to its Board of Trustees. Cabrera, president of George Mason University, joins two other new Board members named last week by philanthropist, investor and Internet pioneer ...

Museum & Events

‘Earth Explorers’ Exhibition Opens Feb. 10 at the National Geographic Museum in Washington, D.C.: Interactive exhibition highlights National Geographic explorers and the technologies they use to study the world’s most remote environments

WASHINGTON (Jan. 13, 2016)— Audiences of all ages will have the chance to experience what it feels like to be a National Geographic explorer with the new exhibition, National Geographic Presents: Earth Explorers, opening Feb. 10 at the National Geographic Museum in Washington, ...

National Geographic Photo Camp to Mentor Havana Youth in Cuba

WASHINGTON (Nov. 14, 2016)—A group of students in Havana, Cuba, will learn to tell their stories through photography and writing during National Geographic Photo Camp (NGPC) Cuba, Nov. 17-21, 2016. The camp is a partnership between the National Geographic Society and Fototeca ...

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‘@NatGeo: The Most Popular Instagram Photos’ Exhibition Opens Nov. 11 at the National Geographic Museum in Washington, D.C.: Interactive exhibition to serve as centerpiece of world-class photography festival, FotoWeekDC

WASHINGTON (Oct. 7, 2016)— As one of the world’s top brands on Instagram, National Geographic, or @NatGeo, has more than 60 million followers and more than three billion likes on its 11,000+ posted images. This fall, visitors will get to experience the magic ...