Is National Geographic still good?

Is National Geographic still good?

National Geographic magazine has been one of the most widely read periodicals for almost a century due to its high-quality educational material, captivating emotional tales, and stunning photographic essays. Launched in December 1955, today's National Geographic features stories on everything from geography to history through a global lens that includes both human achievement and ecological destruction. The magazine is published daily and reaches nearly 30 million people each month.

Its website offers photo galleries, videos, books, maps, and other resources for learning about current events and history. There are also several live streaming channels at different times of day with various content such as science, technology, art, and nature. Visitors can also take advantage of the online magazine which features articles written by noted authors, photographers, and editors.

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How many readers does National Geographic Magazine have?

National Geographic magazine is presently available in 40 different languages in over 40 different countries. The combined monthly circulation of English and other languages is over 6.8 million, with around 60 million readers. The Society produces many more magazines in addition to its main magazine: National Geographic History, National Geographic Science, National Geographic Traveler, and more.

In the United States, Canada, and some other countries, National Geographic has a large number of subscribers to its magazine (around 90% of adults). But it also has a large number of non-subscribers (around 10% of adults), many of whom will not read more than one or two issues before throwing away the magazine.

There are several reasons why people do not subscribe to National Geographic. Some find the price too high, at $24 for an annual subscription. Others think there are too many advertisements in the magazine. Still others complain about the lack of local interest topics such as politics, sports scores, and movie reviews. However, most people who subscribe to other magazines also subscribe to National Geographic because they want to support an award-winning publication that takes science seriously but does not feel obliged to be scientific itself.

In 2016, National Geographic had about 730 full-time employees and was valued at $750 million. Its headquarters is in Washington, D.C., with other offices in Boston, Shanghai, London, and Buenos Aires.

Is National Geographic magazine?

National Geographic (previously National Geographic Publication, frequently abbreviated as NAT GEO) is the National Geographic Society's long-running official monthly magazine. It is one among the world's most widely read publications. The first issue was dated March 1, 1958.

It focuses on science, technology, history, and other topics related to geography and human activity. A typical issue contains articles on many different subjects, ranging from politics to pop culture, with an emphasis on explaining important issues in an understandable way. There are also many photojournalism pieces.

The magazine is based in Washington, D.C., but it has offices around the world. It is published in English worldwide except for in Canada, where it is published in French.

Issues are released on the first of each month and typically contain 16 pages. They are available nationwide through bookstores and newsstands, and by subscription. Subscribers can view a digital edition online at

In addition to its print version, the magazine produces interactive features using its iPad app. These include videos, maps, and articles that can be accessed via the "Today" section of the app. The app is free to download and use.

When was National Geographic Kids last updated?

2002 The magazine was published as National Geographic World for twenty-six years until changing its name to National Geographic Kids in 2002. In a broad sense, the periodical is a children's version of National Geographic, the flagship magazine of the National Geographic Society. However, it covers topics beyond geography and science with an emphasis on education and conservation.

However, in 2009, the magazine went through another change, this time removing "Kids" from its title. Now called simply National Geographic, the publication continues to focus on topics that interest young people including but not limited to animals, archaeology, human history, and space exploration.

Additionally, National Geographic has several other magazines aimed at younger readers. These include National Geographic Magazine which focuses on science, nature, and culture; National Geographic Teen Magazine which focuses on music, movies, and television; and Nat Geo Kids which focuses on adventure, fiction, comics, and social issues relevant to kids. Finally, there is National Geographic Junior which is similar to Nat Geo Kids but for readers aged 8 to 12. It includes activities for learning about science, geography, and history.

As for television, National Geographic has two cable channels: Nat Geo WILD and Nat Geo TV. Both channels are dedicated to exploring different parts of the world and showcasing important events that impact our planet.

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Victor Wilmot

Victor Wilmot is a writer and editor with a passion for words. He has an undergraduate degree in English from Purdue University, and a master's degree in English from California State University, Northridge. He loves reading books and writing about all sorts of topics, from technology to NBA basketball.

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