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First Ebola Case Diagnosed in United States

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
A patient in a Dallas hospital has been found to have the Ebola virus, the first time someone has been diagnosed with the disease in the United States.
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Ocean Health Gets "D" Grade in New Global Index

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Annual Global Ocean Health Index includes the high seas for the first time, and scientists say the score could have been worse.
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Q&A: Veteran Volcano Climber on the Allure, Danger of Japan's "Holy Mo

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
After a weekend eruption from Japan's Mount Ontake killed dozens of climbers this weekend, photographer Carsten Peter discusses the allure and danger of the pursuit.
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Laser-Guided Sea-Monkeys Show That Tiny Animals Can Move Mountains of

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Brine shrimp following a laser beam across a tank demonstrate how tiny swimming animals can influence ocean circulation.
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The Big Problem With Mini-Pigs

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Mini-pigs that grow big are abandoned or euthanized. Can education, regulation, and sanctuaries solve the problem?
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The Search for Missing Frogs Brings Some Species Back From the Dead

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
A six-month search for frogs that hadn't been seen in decades brings some species back from the dead.
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Human-Caused Climate Change Worsened Heat Waves in 2013, Study Says

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Studies also examine less certain connections to droughts and storms.
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Q&A: Peruvian Ecologist Vows "You Fight Until You Fall Dead"

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Ernesto Ráez-Luna explains why he left the government after it weakened the country's environmental laws.
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Global Survey Says We're Eating Better, But Our Diet Is Still Unsustainable

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
More people are eating local and organic foods, but the planetary diet still is not sustainable.
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John Krakauer's Stroke of Genius

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
John Krakauer calls current rehabilitation therapies medieval. Among his radical approaches: a cyber-dolphin named Bandit.
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Pictures: Japanese Volcano That Killed Hikers

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Dozens of hikers died after a volcanic eruption in central Japan over the weekend.
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Explaining Surprise Eruption of Japan Volcano Where Dozens are Presume

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Japan's Mount Ontake, which erupted this weekend, belongs to a class of "stratovolcanoes," which form where one continental plates dives beneath another and are known for erupting at unpredictable intervals.
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China's “Supercave” Takes Title as World's Most Enormous Cavern

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
China now holds the world's record for largest cave chamber, a mapping team reports, overturning an old record.
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How Burmese Elephants Helped Defeat the Japanese in World War II

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
A British "elephant whisperer" and his best beloved helpers waged guerrilla warfare and carried refugees to safety.
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Where Peccaries Wallow, Other Animals Follow

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Peccaries are like pigs: They wallow. In the Peruvian rain forest, those mud puddles are wildlife magnets.
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Pictures: A Century of Reading Around the World

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Now that kids worldwide have taken up their schoolbooks once again, we dug into the National Geographic archives for a look at reading around the world.
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In a Planet-or-Not Debate, Some Astronomers Say "Long Live Planet Plut

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
A recent debate at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics highlights the ongoing uncertainty over how to define the word "planet."
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Pictures: Urban Vikings Take to the Streets

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
Viking reenactors from Foteviken, Sweden, descend on the nearby town of Höllviken.
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Bird Droppings Led to U.S. Possession of Newly Protected Pacific Islands

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
How did remote islands, now home to the world's largest marine reserve, come into U.S. possession? The story is for the birds, the bats, and their guano.
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In Jungles of India, New Phone App Helps Indigenous Tribes Embroiled in Maoist Insurgency

National Geographic - 1 hour 12 min ago
An Indian digital activist and a student in Seattle designed a way to empower people in the remote forests of northeast India.
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