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The Hollywood Reporter
David Lyle, Pioneering Reality TV Executive, Dies at 67CEO of National Geographic Channels US, the cable and satellite programming ven
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
CEO of National Geographic Channels US, the cable and satellite programming venture of Fox Cable Networks and the National Geographic Society. "Heading up the National Geographic Channels is a dream job," he said at the time. Under his... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Nepal will measure Mount Everest next year to see if its lost heightthe Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8,850 met
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8,850 metres (29,035 feet) determined in 1999 by the National Geographic Society and Boston’s Museum of Science, in a survey that used satellite-based technology to measure the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
How tall is Mt Everest? Nepal to remeasure tallest peak to settle debatemeasured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8,850 metres determined in 1999 by the National Geographic Society and Boston's Museum of Science, in a survey that used satellite-based technology to measure the... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Nepal to check Mt Everest’s heightthat was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use th
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
that was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8850m determined in 1999 by the National Geographic Society and Boston's Museum of Science, in a survey that used satellite-based technology to measure the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Nepal to check Mt Everest's heightthat was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use th
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
that was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8850m determined in 1999 by the National Geographic Society and Boston's Museum of Science, in a survey that used satellite-based technology to measure the... Read more
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News.com.au
Nepal to check Mt Everest’s heightthat was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use th
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
that was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8850m determined in 1999 by the National Geographic Society and Boston's Museum of Science, in a survey that used satellite-based technology to measure the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Nepal to check Mt Everest's heightthat was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use th
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
that was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8850m determined in 1999 by the National Geographic Society and Boston's Museum of Science, in a survey that used satellite-based technology to measure the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Nepal to check Mt Everest's heightthat was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use th
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
that was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8850m determined in 1999 by the National Geographic Society and Boston's Museum of Science, in a survey that used satellite-based technology to measure the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Nepal to check Mt Everest's heightthat was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use th
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
that was measured by the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8850m determined in 1999 by the National Geographic Society and Boston's Museum of Science, in a survey that used satellite-based technology to measure the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nepal says will measure Mount Everest next year to see if lost heightthe Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8,850 met
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
the Survey of India in 1954. Many Western climbers use the height of 8,850 metres (29,035 feet) determined in 1999 by the National Geographic Society and Boston's Museum of Science, in a survey that used satellite-based technology to measure the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Nepal launches 'pride project' to find out Everest's real heightrule. The team found “Peak 15” - the name under which the mountain went by then
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
rule. The team found “Peak 15” - the name under which the mountain went by then - was 8,840 m (29,002 feet). In 1999, the National Geographic Society and Boston's Museum of Science used satellite technology to measure the “snow height” and... Read more
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CTV News
Nepal begins survey to see if 2015 earthquake altered Mount Everest's heightThe project never got off the ground. In May 1999 an American team added two m
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
The project never got off the ground. In May 1999 an American team added two metres to Everest's height when it used GPS technology to survey the peak. That figure is now used by the US National Geographic Society but otherwise not widely acce... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Nepal survey to remeasure Mount Everest beginsproject never got off the ground. In May 1999 an American team added two metre
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
project never got off the ground. In May 1999 an American team added two metres to Everest’s height when it used GPS technology to survey the peak. That figure is now used by the US National Geographic Society but otherwise not widely accepted. –... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lutheran church in Ligonier Township up for sale after 129 yearswas laid in June 1888, Grover Cleveland was president, Susan B. Anthony was adv
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
was laid in June 1888, Grover Cleveland was president, Susan B. Anthony was advocating for women's suffrage and the National Geographic Society had just been founded. Now, 129 years later, the ministry of St. Paul's has come to an end. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Researchers identify 'top predator' prehistoric crocodile in Texasprehistoric wildlife, including: dinosaurs, crocodiles, turtles, mammals, amphi
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
prehistoric wildlife, including: dinosaurs, crocodiles, turtles, mammals, amphibians, fish, invertebrates, and plants. The National Geographic Society is supporting the effort to excavate the unique fossil site with funding. Bones from the site -... Read more
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Newswise
When Ancient Fossil DNA Isn’t Available, Ancient Glycans May Help Trace Human Evolutionwas funded, in part, by the National Institutes of Health (RO1GM32373, GM33063,
Newswise / Posted 12 days ago
was funded, in part, by the National Institutes of Health (RO1GM32373, GM33063, HL107150) and the Mathers Foundation of New York. The excavation of the Allia Bay bone bed was funded by the National Geographic Society. Permalink to th... Read more
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Business Wire
The DigitalGlobe Foundation: 10 Years of Championing Research, Expertise and Innovation in the Geospatial IndustryFoundation grants, are Dr. Albert Lin and Dr. Sarah Parcak—both renowned innova
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
Foundation grants, are Dr. Albert Lin and Dr. Sarah Parcak—both renowned innovators and recognized as Explorers of the National Geographic Society. Dr. Lin received a DigitalGlobe Foundation imagery grant to fuel his search for the tomb of... Read more
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Alaska Public
One man’s quest to find Glacier Bay’s ecological Holy GrailBrian Buma received funding support from the National Geographic Society. (Phot
Alaska Public / Posted 18 days ago
Brian Buma received funding support from the National Geographic Society. (Photo courtesy of Brian Buma/University of Alaska Southeast) Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve is home to some of the oldest ecology records in the world. But until... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Around the world and more: Seneca Lake resident has huge collection of National Geographicsmonths after the Society itself was founded. It began as the National Geographi
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 18 days ago
months after the Society itself was founded. It began as the National Geographic Magazine, the official magazine of the National Geographic Society. It primarily contains articles about science, geography, history and world culture. "This is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Making It Easier and Safer for Informants to Turn in Wildlife CriminalsUS$900,000 grand prize for the inaugural Wildlife Crime Tech Challenge, an inte
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
US$900,000 grand prize for the inaugural Wildlife Crime Tech Challenge, an international contest sponsored by USAID, the National Geographic Society, the Smithsonian Institution and TRAFFIC. One prizewinner stood out for many observers, not so... Read more

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