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Since its inception nearly 130 years ago, the core purpose of National Geographic has been to further the knowledge and awareness of our world.
Since its inception nearly 130 years ago, the core purpose of National Geographic has been to further the knowledge and awareness of our world.

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Photo of the Day: Your Shot photographer Mitsuhiko Kamada used a long exposure to photograph these dreamy morning clouds in Tsubetsu, Hokkaido, Japan. #Photography

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Photo of the Day: Photographer Josselin Cornou says that new inhabitants have found a home here, in what was once a busy train tunnel in Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia. "A city of glow worms are populating this old train station, providing beautiful lights on rainy days." #Photography

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We need ideas for cutting the pollution that’s warming the planet. Do you have one? Tell us and you could win $25,000: http://on.natgeo.com/2eI1IY3 #ChasingGenius
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Photo of the Day: Your Shot photographer Cynthia H. had perfect timing while observing the mating ritual of black skimmers in the Gulf of Mexico. #Photography

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Photo of the Day: In Hong Kong, children play in the courtyard of a public housing complex. #Photography

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Ocean trash is killing all kinds of sea animals—but we can do something about it. What’s your idea? Tell us and you could win $25,000: http://on.natgeo.com/2tzDjdI #ChasingGenius
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Photo of the Day: A whiskered walrus swims in the Otaru Aquarium in Hokkaido, Japan. Walruses can have 400-700 whiskers, which they use to find clams and shellfish on the ocean floor. #Photography 

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Photo of the Day: Low storm clouds sweep over Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, in Australia. Uluru is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and it is sacred to the Aboriginal people of the area. #Photography

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What's your idea to change the world? Share it with us for a chance to win $25,000 toward making it a reality. #ChasingGenius

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Photo of the Day: In a Tibetan village, locals celebrate the annual QiangTang Horse Racing Festival, which involves a series of challenges. Here, they take turns lifting a large rock as a feat of strength. #Photography 
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