Scientists found a new Earth-sized planet nearby… and it might be habitable

Forget Mars, scientists have discovered a new Earth-sized, possibly habitable, planet just 11 light years away. Known as Ross 128b, the newly discovered planet orbits a life-friendly red dwarf star th

Google’s 2015 Science Fair Opens For Submissions Today

Google is back with its annual Science Fair, with the fifth consecutive year of the program opening the door for submission today. The event is run in partnership with Lego Education, National Geograp

National Geographic Offers Up Over 500 Maps Through Google Maps Engine’s Public Data Program

Google is launching an initiative to let organizations share their map data with the public, via Google's Maps product and cloud-based infrastructure, and today partner National Geographic announced t

7 Apps That Will Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions Alive

A brand new year is upon us, and it's time to start thinking about the changes you want to make. But it can be difficult to follow through on New Year's Resolutions, especially without any help or sup

AllTrails Partners With National Geographic, Launches Redesigned, Co-branded Website

<a href="">AllTrails</a>, the AngelPad and <a href="">500 Startups-backed</a> company work

Nikon Gives You A Chance To Shoot With A Nat Geo Photographer

<img src="" />This would be one of those "once in a lifetime" opportunities. Nikon has announced a contest that will allow an aspiring

Instagram Captures Their First Big Brand Partner: National Geographic

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-249364" title="ng" src="" alt="" />There seems to be a common cycle for many startups. First, you captur

National Geographic reprints every issue to an external drive

<img src="" />Over the past 120 years, National Geographic Magazine has been one of the most important publications ever printed. From th

National Geographic: 50 Years of Space Exploration

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'Extreme' National Geographic titles coming to Blu-ray

National Geographic is bringing a collection of extreme sport clips shot entirelly on IMAX to Blu-ray. The film showcases snowboard, windsurfing, and rock climbing, all shot on high-def’s grandd

Adventurers Unite on National Geographic's TOPO Explorer

Remember when wireless technology was supposed to help us get out of our offices once in a while? What happened to that? Sure, we might not be constrained to our cubicles all day – instead, we c

Blu-ray claims another studio: National Geographic

Add National Geographic to the growing list of studio going exclusively Blu-ray. Starting with its next release, “Sharkwater,” (that’s the trailer up there) the comapny will ditch it