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The Scranton Times-Tribune
17-year cicadas emerge earlyof Connecticut and Yale University, and is coordinator of the national Periodic
17-year cicadas emerge early
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
of Connecticut and Yale University, and is coordinator of the national Periodical Cicada Mapping Project sponsored by the National Geographic Society. Dr. Cooley then contacted co-researcher Marten Edwards, a professor of entomology at Muhlenberg... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Oldest Fossil Evidence of Agricultureproject on the evolution of the Rukwa Rift Basin in Tanzania. The research was
Oldest Fossil Evidence of Agriculture
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 7 days ago
project on the evolution of the Rukwa Rift Basin in Tanzania. The research was also funded by James Cook University, Ohio University, the National Geographic Society, the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Fellowship, and a Marie Curie Fellowsh... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
17-year cicadas emerge in Northeastern Pa.of Connecticut and Yale University, and is coordinator of the national Periodic
17-year cicadas emerge in Northeastern Pa.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
of Connecticut and Yale University, and is coordinator of the national Periodical Cicada Mapping Project sponsored by the National Geographic Society. Cooley then contacted co-researcher Marten Edwards, a professor of entomology at Muhlenberg... Read more
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Philly.com
George M. Beschen, 73, Philly teacher1970. John Welsh School honored him with its Teacher of the Year award in 1986
George M. Beschen, 73, Philly teacher
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
1970. John Welsh School honored him with its Teacher of the Year award in 1986. That year, he also won an award from the National Geographic Society for "excellence in teaching geography." A gifted writer, Mr. Beschen always made writing a part... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Big Fight Over Fossilstold me, “I’d have assembled the best, most experienced senior scientists in th
The Big Fight Over Fossils
The New Yorker / Posted 9 days ago
told me, “I’d have assembled the best, most experienced senior scientists in the world.” Berger’s first call was to the National Geographic Society: several hours after seeing the photographs of the bones, he got in touch with Terry Garcia, the... Read more
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Business Wire
Nat Geo WILD's SharkFest: The No. 2 Week of Sharks on Television!form the television and production arm of National Geographic Partners, a joint
Nat Geo WILD's SharkFest: The No. 2 Week of Sharks on Television!
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
form the television and production arm of National Geographic Partners, a joint venture between 21st Century Fox and the National Geographic Society. As a global leader in premium science, adventure and exploration programming, the Channels... Read more
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The Hindu
Oldest running photo studio in the world shuts down in Kolkataof the Smithsonian group of museums in Washington, National Portrait Gallery in
Oldest running photo studio in the world shuts down in Kolkata
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
of the Smithsonian group of museums in Washington, National Portrait Gallery in London, Cambridge University Library and National Geographic Society. Bourne and Shepherd were the official photographers for the 1911 ‘Delhi Durbar’ after which... Read more
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The Hindu
One of world’s oldest photo studios in Kolkata shuts downof the Smithsonian group of museums in Washington, National Portrait Gallery in
One of world’s oldest photo studios in Kolkata shuts down
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
of the Smithsonian group of museums in Washington, National Portrait Gallery in London, Cambridge University Library and National Geographic Society. Bourne and Shepherd were the official photographers for the 1911 ‘Delhi Durbar’ after which... Read more
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TribLIVE
National Geographic exhibit shows ‘wonder of nature and culture’June 18, will not only provide powerful and famous visual images, but will illu
National Geographic exhibit shows ‘wonder of nature and culture’
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
June 18, will not only provide powerful and famous visual images, but will illustrate the missions of the museum and the National Geographic Society. “We and the National Geographic Society are both interested in showing the wonder of nature and... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, June 17, 2016Chris Phillips, a research program leader and curator of amphibians and reptile
Tom's #Mailbag, June 17, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Chris Phillips, a research program leader and curator of amphibians and reptiles at the Illinois Natural History. I The National Geographic Society says that 'gators reside primarily in Florida and Louisiana, but their range also includes the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bronxville
Eastchester Schools Show Solidarity With Japan During Cherry Tree Plantingnation’s capital every spring to enjoy the beauty of the cherry blossoms and wh
Eastchester Schools Show Solidarity With Japan During Cherry Tree Planting
The Daily Voice - Bronxville / Posted 14 days ago
nation’s capital every spring to enjoy the beauty of the cherry blossoms and what they represent,” he said. “What took the (National Geographic Society) 27 years to accomplish a century ago, Mrs. Umemoto successfully completed in a few short months... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Eastchester
Eastchester Schools Show Solidarity With Japan During Cherry Tree Plantingnation’s capital every spring to enjoy the beauty of the cherry blossoms and wh
Eastchester Schools Show Solidarity With Japan During Cherry Tree Planting
The Daily Voice - Eastchester / Posted 14 days ago
nation’s capital every spring to enjoy the beauty of the cherry blossoms and what they represent,” he said. “What took the (National Geographic Society) 27 years to accomplish a century ago, Mrs. Umemoto successfully completed in a few short months... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researcher studies behavioural flexibility in the great-tailed gracklethe behaviour of great-tailed grackles and was struck by their apparent intelli
Researcher studies behavioural flexibility in the great-tailed grackle
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
the behaviour of great-tailed grackles and was struck by their apparent intelligence. Dr Logan obtained funding from the National Geographic Society/Waitt Grants Programme and the SAGE Centre for the Study of the Mind at the University of... Read more
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Oak Bay News
UVic cave art expert National Geographic Emerging Explorerdid we become us and how might that have happened?” In February, van Petzinger
UVic cave art expert National Geographic Emerging Explorer
Oak Bay News / Posted 16 days ago
did we become us and how might that have happened?” In February, van Petzinger received an email out of the blue from the National Geographic Society, informing her that she had been selected as one of 13 people from around the globe for a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Psssst... Want to buy a woolly mammoth tusk?of ivory, they said, may be contributing to saving elephants from extinction. T
Psssst... Want to buy a woolly mammoth tusk?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
of ivory, they said, may be contributing to saving elephants from extinction. The animals need the help. According to the National Geographic Society, there were 26 million elephants in Africa in 1800. That number was cut in half by 1900. By 1989,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Boat timbers discoveredGiza Plateau. In the neighbouring pit, the second boat remained sealed up unti
Boat timbers discovered
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
Giza Plateau. In the neighbouring pit, the second boat remained sealed up until 1987 when it was examined by the American National Geographic Society in association with the then Egyptian Office for Historical Monuments. A hole was bored into the... Read more
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Variety
National Geographic Launching Family Entertainment Centers in ChinaIt also said that a portion of the proceeds from the National Geographic-brande
National Geographic Launching Family Entertainment Centers in China
Variety / Posted 23 days ago
It also said that a portion of the proceeds from the National Geographic-branded entertainment centers will support the National Geographic Society’s nonprofit work in conservation, exploration, research and education. “We are creating a state... Read more
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KERA North Texas
NPR Photographer, Interpreter Killed In Afghanistansaid. "He let us see the world and each other through his eyes." Keith Jenkins
NPR Photographer, Interpreter Killed In Afghanistan
KERA North Texas / Posted 25 days ago
said. "He let us see the world and each other through his eyes." Keith Jenkins, the general manager for digital at the National Geographic Society who edited David at NPR, said he and David talked a lot about the dangers of the work David was... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
NPR Photographer, Interpreter Killed In Afghanistansaid. "He let us see the world and each other through his eyes." Keith Jenkins
NPR Photographer, Interpreter Killed In Afghanistan
KPBS San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
said. "He let us see the world and each other through his eyes." Keith Jenkins, the general manager for digital at the National Geographic Society who edited David at NPR, said he and David talked a lot about the dangers of the work David was... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Roger Enrico Dead: Former Chairman of DreamWorks Animation Dies at 71grateful for his leadership, his counsel and, most of all, his friendship." En
Roger Enrico Dead: Former Chairman of DreamWorks Animation Dies at 71
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 28 days ago
grateful for his leadership, his counsel and, most of all, his friendship." Enrico also was a former board member of the American Film Institute, the National Geographic Society, the Environmental Defense Fund and the Solar Electric Li... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
12-old National Geography Bee champ back in Tampa classroomreally wanted to win," Nair said. As champion, Nair gets a $50,000 college sch
12-old National Geography Bee champ back in Tampa classroom
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 28 days ago
really wanted to win," Nair said. As champion, Nair gets a $50,000 college scholarship, a lifetime membership to the National Geographic Society and a trip to southeast Alaska. "He was so excited," said Nair's mom, Geetha Muralidharan. "I... Read more
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BC Local News
UVic cave art expert named 2016 National Geographic Emerging Explorerdid we become us and how might that have happened?” In February, van Petzinger
UVic cave art expert named 2016 National Geographic Emerging Explorer
BC Local News / Posted 29 days ago
did we become us and how might that have happened?” In February, van Petzinger received an email out of the blue from the National Geographic Society, informing her that she had been selected as one of 13 people from around the globe for a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Ellicott City youngster has strong showing at National Geographic Beein Ellicott City, tied for fourth place with Grace Rembert of Montana at the en
Ellicott City youngster has strong showing at National Geographic Bee
Baltimore Sun / Posted 30 days ago
in Ellicott City, tied for fourth place with Grace Rembert of Montana at the end of the hour-long finals round Wednesday at National Geographic Society headquarters in Washington. At 10 years old, he was the youngest of the 10 students to advance... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Geography bee takes Arkansas teen to D.C.Seffner, Fla., was this year's champion. He won a $50,000 scholarship, a trip t
Geography bee takes Arkansas teen to D.C.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
Seffner, Fla., was this year's champion. He won a $50,000 scholarship, a trip to Alaska and a lifetime membership in the National Geographic Society. Geography bee questions are varied and often complex. They're not as simple as identifying... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Benton County teen takes geography knowledge nationalSeffner, Fla., was this year's champion. He won a $50,000 scholarship, a trip t
Benton County teen takes geography knowledge national
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
Seffner, Fla., was this year's champion. He won a $50,000 scholarship, a trip to Alaska and a lifetime membership in the National Geographic Society. Geography bee questions are varied and often complex. They're not as simple as identifying... Read more
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The Hindu
Indian-American map experts sweep National Geographic Beehere. As National Geographic Bee champion, Nair received a $50,000 college sch
Indian-American map experts sweep National Geographic Bee
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
here. As National Geographic Bee champion, Nair received a $50,000 college scholarship and a lifetime membership in the National Geographic Society. He also wins a trip to Alaska and Glacier Bay National Park. This is the fifth consecutive year... Read more
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asianage
Indian Americans sweep National Geographic Bee competitionhere. As National Geographic Bee champion, Nair received a $50,000 college sch
Indian Americans sweep National Geographic Bee competition
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
here. As National Geographic Bee champion, Nair received a $50,000 college scholarship and a lifetime membership in the National Geographic Society. This is the fifth consecutive year that an Indian-American has won the prestigious national... Read more
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Al.com
Hoover 12-old places third in National Geographic BeeOcean?" Nair gets a $50,000 scholarship, a trip to Alaska and Glacier Bay Nati
Hoover 12-old places third in National Geographic Bee
Al.com / Posted 1 months ago
Ocean?" Nair gets a $50,000 scholarship, a trip to Alaska and Glacier Bay National Park and a lifetime membership in the National Geographic Society Second-place was 14-year-old Saketh Jonnalagadda of Westford, Massachusetts. Third place went to... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Exhibition of Blair photos explores joy in povertyfleeing communism and the ocean explorations of Jacques Cousteau off the coast
Exhibition of Blair photos explores joy in poverty
The Addison County Independent / Posted 1 months ago
fleeing communism and the ocean explorations of Jacques Cousteau off the coast of Brazil. As a staff photographer for the National Geographic Society, Blair photographed the funerals of President John F. Kennedy and Prime Minister Winston... Read more
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Lowell Sun
National Geographic Bee runner-up does Westford prouda statement from National Geographic. Nair took the top spot, along with a $50,
National Geographic Bee runner-up does Westford proud
Lowell Sun / Posted 1 months ago
a statement from National Geographic. Nair took the top spot, along with a $50,000 scholarship, lifetime membership to the National Geographic Society, and travel aboard the National Geographic Sea Lion ship. The question that sealed the deal? Q: A... Read more
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