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National Geographic

National Geographic

@NatGeo

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National Geographic
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Can you guess which species is trying to get your attention—before it’s too late? Follow along this week as we highlight animals at risk of extinction.Clue 1🔎 Small and shy, my species is found in only one place on Earth—a thin strip of the Western Himalayas.

Can you guess which species is trying to get your attention—before it’s too late? Follow along this week as we highlight animals at risk of extinction.

Clue 1🔎 Small and shy, my species is found in only one place on Earth—a thin strip of the Western Himalayas.

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NatGeoKIDS
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Here's a kid-friendly explanation of #climatechange with actionable tips for fighting it. https://on.natgeo.com/2M8xvy8 

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National Geographic
22 minutes ago
Clue 2🔎 Locals often refer to me as the 'King of Birds'—can you identify me by my regal call?

Clue 2🔎 Locals often refer to me as the 'King of Birds'—can you identify me by my regal call?

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National Geographic
2 hours ago

Thanks to successful environmental policies, whales are back by the hundreds in the Big Apple https://on.natgeo.com/30aD1cJ 

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National Geographic
3 hours ago

With its vast natural beauty and diversity of life, South Africa offers visitors both grand adventures and intimate encounters #sponsored @GoToSouthAfrica https://on.natgeo.com/30bx677 

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National Geographic
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Using technologies and policies that already exist today, cities could cut their carbon emissions by 90 percent by 2050 https://on.natgeo.com/30ibuak 

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THREAD For my new @natgeo magazine story w/@tompeschak photos, I saw the crazy ways we mistreat #seaturtles. We bludgeon, poison and eat them, disorient them w/lights, choke them w/plastics, build on nest sites.

BUT I also learned conservation works. https://on.natgeo.com/2kwsNka 

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National Geographic
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“We have never observed an ice sheet behaving this way before. It’s unprecedented in human scientific history” https://on.natgeo.com/306D3m3 

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National Geographic
6 hours ago

As leaders attending the UN’s Climate Action Summit discuss possible solutions, we looked back on conservation milestones since the first Earth Day https://on.natgeo.com/32R03TJ 

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National Geographic
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Our best model yet of a Denisovan skeleton reveals many similarities to Neanderthals—including a low forehead and robust jaw https://on.natgeo.com/30eOLuL 

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National Geographic
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Which nations are on track to meet climate goals? https://on.natgeo.com/2LElm51 

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National Geographic
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Like dogs that sniff out drugs, human remains, and elephant ivory, truffle dogs are trained to find underground fungi https://on.natgeo.com/2V7x9fy 

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National Geographic
13 hours ago

For fur farm rejects and exotic pet cast-offs, this sanctuary in Minnesota offers foxes a second chance https://on.natgeo.com/34YmkAI 

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Only meager fossil traces of the mysterious Denisovans have been found—a pinky bone, a skull fragment, a fractured jaw, and a few teeth.

Now, using their DNA, researchers finally gave this ghostly group a skeleton. My latest @NatGeo https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2019/09/dna-reveals-first-look-enigmatic-human-relative/ 

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National Geographic
18 hours ago

The largest and longest Arctic expedition in history will tap 600 people from 19 countries to spend a year meticulously collecting data https://on.natgeo.com/30uhhVq 

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National Geographic
20 hours ago

Subscribe to our upcoming newsletter series and get exclusive stories and insights from brilliant women around the world: https://on.natgeo.com/34Z7GZZ  #NatGeoWomenofImpact

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National Geographic
22 hours ago

Tira, an eye-catching zebra foal spotted in Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve, likely has a genetic mutation called pseudomelanism https://on.natgeo.com/2V4oque 

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National Geographic
23 hours ago

Migratory birds have made their thousand-mile flights for millennia, but we are just now learning to map their mesmerizing journeys https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/03/bird-migration-interactive-maps/?cmpid=org=ngp::mc=social::src=twitter::cmp=editorial::add=tw20190919ngm-birdmigrationmaps::rid= 

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National Geographic
1 day ago

The world is waking up to a crisis of ocean plastic, with companies building awareness of the threat to marine animals and everyday life #sponsored @AmericanExpress https://on.natgeo.com/2V3fju5 

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National Geographic
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Compared with bird counts from 1970, scientists estimate that North America has lost around three billion birds due to habitat loss, pesticides, and more https://on.natgeo.com/30bluRB 

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