Articles Tagged ‘National Geographic’

Nat-Geo Contest Winner Lights Up the Night

Nat-Geo Contest Winner Lights Up the Night November 2, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
Centuries ago, travelers and explorers found their way across land and sea by the stars. Today, millions of people live in cities where the night sky is barely even visible above the bright city lights. Photographer Ben Canales, winner of this year’s National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest,...

New Species Discovered In Indonesian New Guinea

New Species Discovered In Indonesian New Guinea May 20, 2010 | Eco-Travel, Indonesia, Travel News | Read More
More than a dozen new species discovered in the remote Foja Mountains of Indonesian New Guinea will be featured in the June issue of National Geographic.  The finds were during a November 2008 exhibition. A team of 17 scientists and 30 local naturalists were dropped off by helicopter to spend four weeks...