How much oil?

How much oil? As of May 9, an estimated 3.5 million gallons of oil ha spilled into the Gulf of Mexico since the April 20…

Green Giant

Green Giant Trans National Place won't just be the city's tallest building, it will be the most earth-friendly skyscraper you've ever seen. View the interactive…

Where Weedkiller Won’t Work

Where Weedkiller Won’t Work Farmers’ wide use of Roundup, also known as glyphosate, a popular herbicide, has led to the spread of Roundup-resistant weeds across…

Icelandic Volcano Disrupts Air Travel

Icelandic Volcano Disrupts Air Travel A volcano erupting in Iceland has sent particles of ash drifting to parts of Europe, forcing air-traffic controllers to close…

P.O.V.’s Borders

P.O.V.'s Borders What is a border? How much is real, and how much is in your mind? 'P.O.V.'s Borders' is an on-going web-original series that…

Representations of the world map

Representations of the world map The way in which historically have represented the territories of the planet is based on the projection of the celestial…

What is Litter?

What is Litter? Can you spot the 9 pieces of litter hidden in the picture? View the project

Crittercam

National Geographic’s Remote Imaging Team Needs You! We work with researchers around the world to tackle conservation mysteries and other scientific puzzles. To do so,…

Sea Ice in Retreat

Sea Ice in Retreat This summer saw a record-breaking loss of Arctic sea ice. View the interactive graphic