Nat Geo’s 125th Anniversary
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Every hour of every day, somewhere on Earth National Geographic Explorers are at work trying to uncover, understand, or help care for some small part of the world around us.
These are some of their stories.
Living With Chimps: Lisa O’Bryan is in Gombe National Park in Tanzania, where Jane Goodall began the first studies of chimps in the wild, studying chimp calls to help discover just where the line is (or isn’t) between sounds and speech.
Origins of Ancient Civlizations: Experts studying five classic civilizations--China, the Indus Valley, Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the Maya--gather to discuss what lessons we can still learn from them today.
Planet Walk 2013: What would make college students spend their Spring Break walking in the cold? Find out.