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Could dinosaurs swim? A new fossil revives an age-old debate.
Could dinosaurs swim? A new fossil revives an age-old debate.
When does winter start? Here’s why each season begins twice.
When does winter start? Here’s why each season begins twice.
Leeches are still used in medicine—yes, really. Here’s why.
Leeches are still used in medicine—yes, really. Here’s why.
These radiant portraits show women as they want to be seen
These radiant portraits show women as they want to be seen
How your favorite plant-based milk impacts the planet
How your favorite plant-based milk impacts the planet

Limitless with Chris Hemsworth

What if you could combat aging and discover the full potential of the human body? With the help of world-class experts, family, and friends, Chris Hemsworth is embarking on a series of immense challenges to push himself to new limits and stop the diseases of old age before they take hold.
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Winter is coming. These trips help you embrace it—or escape it.
Winter is coming. These trips help you embrace it—or escape it.
Key Largo is the pristine paradise where you wanna go
Key Largo is the pristine paradise where you wanna go
How Nessie and the Yeti birthed a global cryptid-chasing industry
How Nessie and the Yeti birthed a global cryptid-chasing industry
The instruments that shape the soundtrack of Abu Dhabi
The instruments that shape the soundtrack of Abu DhabiVideo Story
This stunning national park is set in a dormant volcano
This stunning national park is set in a dormant volcano
There’s a bear in my backyard
National Geographic Explorer Rae Wynn-Grant works toward a world where humans and bears can live in harmony.

December 2022 Issue

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She took 522 ethereal forest photos. See which ones made the cut.
She took 522 ethereal forest photos. See which ones made the cut.
How do you photograph an elephant? With 1,100 pounds of gear.
How do you photograph an elephant? With 1,100 pounds of gear.
The story behind 9 of the photos from our Pictures of the Year
The story behind 9 of the photos from our Pictures of the YearVideo Story
25 breathtaking places and experiences for 2023
25 breathtaking places and experiences for 2023

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