National Geographic ( @NatGeo ) Twitter Profile


National Geographic

Taking our understanding and awareness of the world further for more than 130 years


Joined on 18 November, 2008

  • 4.9k Tweets
  • 155 Following

Beautiful but deadly, Italy's Stromboli offers more than just a fiery peak

 783  11  116

Making critical habitat more difficult to establish hurts all threatened and endangered species, but some midnight decisions could be more harmful to particular animals

 477  19  155

What does it mean to say goodbye from a distance—through a hazmat suit, via Zoom, or by text message?

 304  16  76

Did you ever wish you could fly? This man's been doing it for more than 20 years

 4,196  81  974  Download

“Africa is the homeland of the turtle, yet they are totally overlooked here,” says conservationist Tomas Diagne

 491  10  80

It may be obscure, but it's a captivating place for those with the skill and stamina to venture into its depths

 655  9  91

Photos chronicle Washington as the capital city weathered a deadly pandemic, protests against racial injustice, unfounded claims of election fraud and an insurrection

 312  12  65

A pair of crabeater seals nap on floating ice in Antarctica

 3,227  22  423  Download

"Everyone is safe and now we are descending to lower camps. We will update more"

 419  2  36

"The ascent highlights a new generation of Indigenous climbers who are succeeding on ambitious high-altitude climbs relying on sponsorships, social media, and GoFundMe pages to finance their efforts rather than just carrying loads for commercial expeditions"

 910  11  76

Today a team of 10 Nepali climbers reached the summit of K2, the world’s second-highest mountain, in a historic first winter

 4,062  81  1,008

Wels catfish target endangered and commercially important migratory fish whose European populations are already in serious decline

 514  15  88

Although this Civil War relic has been denounced as a hate symbol, it remains popular among white supremacists and Southerners who claim it as their heritage

 634  91  127

Like other species, humans are the products of millions of years of adaptation. Now we're taking matters into our own hands

 784  34  149

If recent calculations about the remnants of sunlike stars are correct, everything will end with a series of bangs and then a whimper

 1,013  42  194

Oak Flat, a site in considered holy to the Apache in Arizona, is set to be traded to a British and Australian mining company

 990  106  580

The country has seen turbulent lame-duck periods before. Which ones were the most frenzied?

 267  9  56

Meanwhile, President-elect Joe Biden announced his incoming administration’s proposal for a $1.9-trillion COVID-19 rescue plan, which includes $20 billion to mount a national vaccination program

 213  9  28

Global #COVID19 deaths crested 2 million on Friday, and officials warned that the number of deaths could rise to new highs in January from holiday visiting

 402  20  108

End of content

No more pages to load