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Can a new way to measure tropical rainforest vulnerability help save them?
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Challenge 8: Explore your yard with a beanpole tent
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Picking up trash + boating = 'ploating'?
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Nearly half of Americans say climate change has become a bigger threat
Challenge 7: Explore the waterways with a DIY sailboat
Challenge 7: Explore the waterways with a DIY sailboat
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6 Amazing Sharks You've Never Heard Of
Why great white sharks are still a mystery to us
Why great white sharks are still a mystery to us
Why cracking down on the shark fin trade may be easier than we thought
Why cracking down on the shark fin trade may be easier than we thought
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Kids vs. Plastic
Save the Earth
Save the Earth

National Geographic Society

The National Geographic Society, an impact-driven non-profit with global reach, has a long history of exploring the mysteries of the ocean. We support a community of Explorers - scientists, educators, storytellers, conservationists, technologists, and others - working to inspire, educate, preserve, and protect our planet's life support system.

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Enric Sala & Pristine Seas

Join us in supporting Explorers like Enric Sala, founder of Pristine Seas, a National Geographic Society initiative which has carried out expeditions in 31 places, including the Southern Ocean. 23 of those places have since been protected, covering a total area of more than 6 million square kilometers — more than twice the size of India.

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New science is showing that whales share an amazing ability to learn and adapt. Join us on our journey as we looked at culture in whales and their complex societies.