[ About TopSites | Submit Site | Login
Sublime Directory
Topsites network : [ RSS Feeds directory | Free articles | Webdigity webmaster forums | Pagerank graphic | Whois database ]
RSS Feeds categories :
::  Arts & Humanities
     Design Arts
     Visual Arts
::  Automotive
::  Business & Economy
::  Computers & Internet
::  Entertainment
::  Health & Fitness
::  Miscellaneous feeds
::  News - General
::  Politics & Government
::  Regional
::  Society & Culture
::  Sports
::  Technology & Science
::  Webmaster Resources
Submit a feed

National Geographic News

Description : Reporting our world daily: original nature and science news from National Geographic.

Type : rss, version : 2.0
RSS Feed adress : http://news.nationalgeographic.com/index.rss
Site Adress : http://news.nationalgeographic.com
Build : Tue, 04 Aug 2015 15:38:13 GMT
Generator : Uknown

Ranking : 0.00 ( 0 votes )
Rate this feed :

Relative sites :

Feed preview :

New "Blue Face" Peacock Spider Is Fancy Dancer

Like its relatives, the colorful Australian arachnid puts on quite a mating display, a new study says.

Published : Tue, 04 Aug 2015 14:12:00 GMT

Bukhara Jews Thrive in New York but Are Almost Gone in Bukhara

In an ancient Uzbekistan city, there are often too few men to hold services, but the community still carefully tends its cemetery to uphold tradition.

Published : Tue, 04 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Yes, Mr. President, We Remade Our Atlas to Reflect Shrinking Ice

While discussing his new plan to combat global warming, the President referenced one of the most striking shifts in the history of National Geographic maps.

Published : Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:33:42 GMT

4 Possible Legal Scenarios for American Lion Hunters

What happens next for Walter Palmer and Jan Seski after high-profile lion deaths in Zimbabwe?

Published : Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:47:08 GMT

Burp by Burp, Fighting Emissions from Cows

A new compound may help slow climate change by reducing the methane belched by cattle.

Published : Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:00:00 GMT

Here?s Why Your Office May Be Too Hot or Cold: Gender Bias

Do you argue about the temperature in your office or home? Find out what often decides it, and tell us your preference.

Published : Mon, 03 Aug 2015 16:45:00 GMT

This Week's Night Sky: Mars Lines Up With Stellar Twins

Before the stars Castor and Pollux lead the way to the red planet, a Green Giant will pair up with the moon.

Published : Mon, 03 Aug 2015 16:00:00 GMT

Helpful Tips For Nuking An Asteroid

Preparing for a worst-case scenario, scientists are stepping up research into the nuclear option.

Published : Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:30:00 GMT

Five Myths About New U.S. Climate Plan: What You May Not Know

The U.S. unveils the final version of its controversial Clean Power Plan, which calls for sweeping cuts in carbon emissions from power plants.

Published : Sun, 02 Aug 2015 20:37:00 GMT

Jericho the Lion Is Alive and Well?and Not Cecil's Brother

Conservation group recants death report, but says another lion was indeed killed.

Published : Sun, 02 Aug 2015 13:01:36 GMT

What Surfing Teaches You About Life

An author shares his passion for the sport as well as his list of the top five waves.

Published : Sun, 02 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Researcher Disputes Report That Jericho, Cecil the Lion's Brother, Was Killed

Oxford's Brent Stapelkamp says collar data suggests the lion is "alive and well."

Published : Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:02:38 GMT

How a Piece of a Boeing 777 Drifted 2,300 Miles

Indian Ocean debris moves in predictable patterns and confirms searchers are looking in the right spot for the missing plane.

Published : Sat, 01 Aug 2015 20:39:00 GMT

Cecil the Lion?s Death Spurred Donations to Wildlife Groups ? Now What?

After a trophy hunter killed one of Africa’s most famous lions, interest in conservation soared.

Published : Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:50:00 GMT

How Maps Are Saving the World

Maps. They’ve been around longer than photographs. They’ve defined empires,guided explorers, told stories, and captured the imagination of many a hopeful traveler for years. While most appreciate the beauty and power of a good map, few recognize the dynamic and vital applications they have today.

Published : Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:00:43 GMT

Endless Summer: 16 Smoking Hot Pictures of Sunbathing

Slather on some sunscreen, pull up a deck chair, and catch some rays while you enjoy these classics from our archives.

Published : Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT

These Bizarre Fungi Resemble Corpse Fingers, UFOs, Tongues

Many fungi, including mushrooms, are so diverse they can look like other living things—including us.

Published : Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT

See Which States Use Coal the Most as New Climate Rules Loom

As the Clean Power Plan aims to tamp down emissions from the nation's power plants, coal-dependent states face big decisions.

Published : Sat, 01 Aug 2015 11:44:00 GMT

Cecil Is One of Hundreds of Lions Killed Recently in Zimbabwe

Cecil the lion's killing sparks an evaluation of the country’s hunting and conservation programs.

Published : Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:34:00 GMT

World Population Expected to Reach 9.7 Billion by 2050

The United Nations released projections of global population growth over the coming century. In the year 2100, the world’s demographics will look very different from today’s.

Published : Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:54:01 GMT

Has Yosemite?s Iconic Half Dome Become Too Dangerous to Climb?

After a month of rockfalls, climbers are reminded that rock solid sometimes isn’t solid enough.

Published : Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:25:12 GMT

Week's Best Space Pictures: Goodbye Pluto, Hello Volcanoes

New Horizons says goodbye to Pluto while satellites circling the Earth spy a cool collection of snow-covered volcanoes.

Published : Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:18:00 GMT

Why Africa's Vultures Are "Collapsing Toward Extinction"

A demand for vulture parts in witchcraft, as well as poisoning and urbanization, has caused a nearly 90 percent decline in the scavengers' populations.

Published : Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Why Cecil the Lion Was So Popular With People

"Large, powerful, but regal," Cecil was known for being comfortable around humans—and simply for having a name, say those that knew him.

Published : Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:54:47 GMT

Spacecraft Sees What a Comet Is Made Of

The Philae probe, which bounce-landed on a comet last year, has phoned home its findings.

Published : Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:00:00 GMT

Meet the First New Canine Found in 150 Years

Golden jackals of Africa and Eurasia are actually two distantly related species—and one is a new species of wolf, a new study shows.

Published : Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:00:04 GMT

A Blue Moon and Meteors Compete for Attention This Week

Published : Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:30:40 GMT

Listen to Survivors Recount Warship Sinking Among Sharks

A naval disaster that killed some 900 men aboard the U.S.S. Indianapolis happened 70 years ago Thursday.

Published : Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:45:00 GMT

These 7 Famous Conservationists Also Hunted

Teddy Roosevelt, John James Audubon, and Charles Darwin all killed wildlife for sport and science.

Published : Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:15:00 GMT

El Ni

Published : Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:00:02 GMT

Rare White Rhino Dies, Leaving Only Four Left on the Planet

Published : Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:58:00 GMT

Can Lion Trophy Hunting Support Conservation?

Cecil the Lion’s death has stirred a heated debate over legal hunting, which some conservationists support.

Published : Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:54:00 GMT

Chasing Nighttime Thunderstorms, Trying to Crack Their Mysteries

These nocturnal storms are different from their daytime brethren and we still don't understand how and why they form.

Published : Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:10:00 GMT

What It?s Like to Plunge Into the Heart of a Forest Fire

A smokejumper explains the risks and rewards and cautions that fires will become even more frequent and bigger.

Published : Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Pictures: The World's Tigers?There Are Only 3,200 Left in the Wild

Pictures to commemorate International Tiger Day showcase Asia's most iconic cat—which is perilously at risk of extinction.

Published : Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:12:00 GMT

Archaeologists Identify Bodies of Lost Leaders of Jamestown

Beneath the church where Pocahontas was married are the graves of the founders of the first permanent British settlement in America.

Published : Tue, 28 Jul 2015 20:15:00 GMT

300-Year-Old Spanish Shipwreck Holds Million Dollar Treasure

Divers found gold in part of a Spanish fleet that was obliterated during a hurricane 300 years ago.

Published : Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:08:00 GMT

Why Insects Are Drawn to Corpse Flower?s Stench

A stinky corpse flower named Trudy draws thousands of visitors—and probably a few flies—to the University of California Botanical Garden.

Published : Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:33:42 GMT

Killing of Cecil the Lion Sparks Debate Over Trophy Hunts

The allegedly illegal hunt blurs the line with controversial trophy hunting.

Published : Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:31:32 GMT

We Just Learned How 'Crazy Ants' Ever Get Anything Done

Published : Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:00:00 GMT

We May Have Been Wrong About How African Pygmies Grow

New research suggests that there may have been not one but two separate evolutions of African Pygmies.

Published : Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:00:00 GMT

How to Bring a Sense of Poetry to the Mission for Clean Energy

Solar Sister co-founder Neha Misra explains what art and beauty have to do with helping poor women make a livelihood from solar power.

Published : Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:00:00 GMT

Tiny Owl Getting Talking-To From Sheriff Has Huge Appetite

This young creature is a northern saw-whet owl, and is one of nature’s more adorable rat-catchers.

Published : Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:31:07 GMT

Warship's Last Survivors Recall Sinking in Shark-Infested Waters

Seventy years later, veterans of an epic naval disaster gather to share stories of suffering, reconciliation, and healing.

Published : Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:46:00 GMT

This Week's Night Sky: Take Flight With Cosmic Swan

A glorious nebula, shooting stars, and a blue moon will all be visible this week.

Published : Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:48:18 GMT

Video Captures Catlike Creature Riding Rare Rhino

New camera-trap footage shows a genet on the back of a black rhinoceros in South Africa. An expert weighs in on the bizarre interaction.

Published : Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Why This 14-Year-Old Kid Built a Nuclear Reactor

In his quest to better the world,Taylor Wilson captured the interest of Homeland Security and ended up with radioactive pants.

Published : Sun, 26 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Public Lands, Public Data: Making Sense of Climate Change

Published : Sat, 25 Jul 2015 12:15:00 GMT

Can Cats Recognize Their Grandparents?

Some felines and many other animals can likely sniff out their kin—but what they think of them is another matter.

Published : Sat, 25 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Yeehaw! 18 Photos for National Day of the Cowboy

Tip your hat to cowboys from the American West and beyond with this roundup of photos from National Geographic’s archive.

Published : Sat, 25 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

New Pluto Images Reveal a Planet That's Stunningly Alive

Published : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 21:34:05 GMT

Why Animals Make Us Better People

Jan Pol, the 73-year-old veterinarian and star of the Nat Geo WILD channel’s hit series The Incredible Dr. Pol, grew up in the Netherlands. He first visited rural Michigan as a high school exchange student and then moved there permanently after veterinary school. He and his wife, Diane, started treating animals out of their home and today run a busy practice—even whenthe Nat Geo cameras are off.

Published : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18:57:54 GMT

Sub That Made Deep-Sea History Damaged in Highway Fire

The submarine once belonged to director James Cameron, who says it will dive again.

Published : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18:09:53 GMT

See Why 2015 May Be the Hottest Year Ever

The first six months of 2015 were the hottest on record.

Published : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 16:20:06 GMT

How Do Fireflies Glow? Mystery Solved After 60 Years

Scientists have sussed out the chemical secret of these bright summertime beetles—and it may someday improve human health, a new study says.

Published : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Week's Best Space Pictures: New "Blue Marble," Pluto's Peaks

Earth's sunny side shines while researchers take a closer look at a mysterious mountain range on Pluto.

Published : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Maya Shrine Reveals Arrival of?New World Order?

Fragments of an ancient stone monument reveal new insights on“Cold War” in the Maya Empire.

Published : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Could Next-Gen Reactors Spark Revival In Nuclear Power?

Tech titans like Bill Gates are helping fund a new generation of commercial nuclear reactors, some likely in China, as a solution to climate change.

Published : Fri, 24 Jul 2015 11:00:00 GMT

Earth's Closest Cousin Discovered Among New Pile of Planets

Published : Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:51:00 GMT

Are?Mutated? Daisies Really Caused by Fukushima Radiation?

Radiation from damaged power plant may be responsible for odd flowers, but there could be other forces at work.

Published : Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:29:00 GMT

Meet the Adorable "Sea Bunny" Taking Over the Internet

Despite its cute and cuddly appearance, this little sea creature is actually a kind of slug.

Published : Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

This Beautiful But Destructive Fish Is Resorting to Cannibalism

Efforts to tame Florida’s invasive lionfish haven’t worked. Now these venomous fish are eating each other, though it probably won't reduce their numbers substantially.

Published : Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Fracking, Quakes, and Drinking Water: Your Questions Answered

We answer reader questions about the controversial method of extracting oil and gas known as hydraulic fracturing.

Published : Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:00:00 GMT

Why We Were Totally Wrong About How Boa Constrictors Kill

Conventional wisdom held that pythons and anacondas suffocate their prey. Instead, the predators cut off their victims' blood supply, a new study says.

Published : Wed, 22 Jul 2015 22:00:02 GMT

Pages of Ancient Koran Among Oldest Yet Discovered

Manuscript found by student may date to Islam’s earliest era.

Published : Wed, 22 Jul 2015 21:30:00 GMT

Genetic Evidence Could Rewrite History of First Americans

Did more than one wave of prehistoric immigrants travel from Asia to America?

Published : Wed, 22 Jul 2015 21:10:07 GMT

Inside the Grim Lives of Africa's Captive Lions

A new documentary exposes the dark side of a growing South African wildlife business.

Published : Wed, 22 Jul 2015 14:28:40 GMT

Mysterious Balls of Goo Are Rolling Onto American Beaches

These thumbnail-size animals may look like jellyfish stripped of their tentacles, but they're actually a lot weirder than that.

Published : Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

How to Get Silicon Valley to Care About Energy Poverty

Hugh Whalan of PEG Ghana talks about the rollercoaster of running startups in a new power frontier.

Published : Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:00:00 GMT

Prediction of Rapid Sea Level Rise Won?t Change Global Climate Talks

A new study predicting 10 feet of sea level rise by the century’s end isn’t supported by the mainstream scientific community.

Published : Tue, 21 Jul 2015 20:56:11 GMT

NASA?s ?Blue Marbles?: Pictures of Earth From 1972 to Today

To celebrate NASA’s newest photo of Earth, here’s a look at some of the ones that came before it.

Published : Tue, 21 Jul 2015 19:30:00 GMT

Was This Really the Tomb of Alexander the Great's Father?

Analysis of bones raises new questions about the final resting place of Philip II of Macedon.

Published : Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Beloved Storks, Emblems of Fertility, Rebounding in France

Dedicated efforts from conservationists and townspeople in France have saved white storks from going extinct in the country.

Published : Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

These Tiny Homes Live Largish But Would You Want One?

They can be cute and cheap. Yet energy-sipping Lilliputian homes aren’t for everyone. Could you mini-size? Take our poll after viewing our photos and video.

Published : Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:00:00 GMT

Surfer Attacked by Shark?Did Everything Right?

Surfer Mick Fanning eluded a great white shark and narrowly escaped injury during a competition in South Africa.

Published : Mon, 20 Jul 2015 17:04:00 GMT

This Week's Night Sky: Hunt Down Dwarf Planet Ceres

You've seen the closeup pictures of Pluto; now you can catch a glimpse of a dwarf planet yourself with just binoculars.

Published : Mon, 20 Jul 2015 16:15:00 GMT

Dogs Are Even More Like Us Than We Thought

For one, canines shun people who are mean to their owners, a new study says.

Published : Mon, 20 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Alien Animals and Tortured Seascapes off the Gal

"Worms" that aren't actual worms, super octopus moms, and collapsed lava formations populate the seafloor surrounding the Gal

Published : Mon, 20 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

How One Woman Helped Light Rural India With Solar Lamps

She grew up in an affluent New York town but soon after college, Ajaita Shah went to her parents’ native India to work with the poor.

Published : Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:30:00 GMT

How a Young Girl Escaped the Prison That Is North Korea

Eunsun Kim made a thousand-mile journey to freedom. She survived human traffickers, famine, and poverty.

Published : Sun, 19 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Take Amazing 360? Tour of St. Peter?s in Vatican City From Your Chair

Use your computer to see the inside of the basilica and its splendid artwork; zoom in for a closer look.

Published : Sat, 18 Jul 2015 20:13:00 GMT

Nut-Bashing Monkeys Offer Window Into Human Evolution

Brazil's bearded capuchins know how much force is needed to crack open a nut—a surprisingly human-like skill, a new study says.

Published : Sat, 18 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

15 Pictures of Adaptable, Beautiful, and Misunderstood Moths

This week, researchers want non-experts to go out and look at moths. There’s more to see than you might think.

Published : Sat, 18 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

In the U.K., Community Renewable Energy Pushes for More Power

Published : Sat, 18 Jul 2015 11:00:00 GMT

New Pluto Photos Show?Astoundingly

More images from this week's New Horizons mission are forcing scientists to rethink how icy worlds work.

Published : Fri, 17 Jul 2015 22:14:00 GMT

Surprising Mosaics Revealed in Ancient Synagogue in Israel

Archaeologists puzzle over depictions of dancers, elephants, and a mysterious figure that may be Alexander the Great.

Published : Fri, 17 Jul 2015 13:51:29 GMT

Week's Best Space Pictures: Pluto In Focus, Black Hole Jets

Witness the results of 9.5 years of waiting—and what happens when a black hole throws a tantrum.

Published : Fri, 17 Jul 2015 13:29:54 GMT

10 of Pope Francis?s Most Provocative Quotes

In more than two years as head of the Roman Catholic Church, Francis has not shied from expressing his views on a great variety of issues.

Published : Fri, 17 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Watch a Waterspout Whip Past a New Jersey Beach

The fast-moving storm blew out windows and carried a boat five blocks.

Published : Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:00:09 GMT

How Keeping Up With the Joneses Could Save You Money

Peer pressure is helping save terawatts—yes, terawatts—of power. Would it influence you? Take our poll.

Published : Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:00:00 GMT

Relive First Glimpses of the Planets With These 9 Pictures

From Mercury to Pluto, flip through history's first looks at our celestial neighborhood.

Published : Thu, 16 Jul 2015 13:47:00 GMT

Ant-Man's Real-Life Rivals

They may be small, but they're strong:
real-life creatures with amazing superpowers.

Published : Thu, 16 Jul 2015 13:43:00 GMT

?Steampunk? Infographics Beautifully Combine Past and Present

When information graphics designers also look to the past for inspiration, the result– something I'll call "steampunk infographics" – tells us a lot about the past and present of information visualization.

Published : Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:02:12 GMT

Big Hydro Threatens to Wipe Out Little Hydro in Malaysia

Tensions are rising over a large proposed dam that would flood six rural villages—and their microhydro systems—to provide power and water to cities.

Published : Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Birds Are Dying As Drought Ravages Avian Highways

Migrating birds are weakened or sickened as they wing their way along the Pacific flyway in search of fresh water.

Published : Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Elusive Quest for One True Kilogram Finally Pays Off

The international system of measurement has a weight problem—and a crystal ball could provide the solution.

Published : Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Here's How Much It Costs to Run a Coffee Maker in 27 Countries

The price of power for a TV, refrigerator, and a drip brewer varies widely worldwide.

Published : Thu, 16 Jul 2015 11:30:00 GMT

How to Rescue a Great White Shark on the Beach

For starters, keep it wet and oxygenated, says a marine expert who recently helped resuscitate a stranded fish on Cape Cod.

Published : Wed, 15 Jul 2015 22:15:12 GMT

First Pluto Flyby Pictures Are 'Complicated and Fascinating'

Pluto’s surface looks young, and its large moon Charon offers a few surprises of its own.

Published : Wed, 15 Jul 2015 20:06:00 GMT

Solar Plane?s Trek Around The World Delayed By Battery Damage

The Swiss explorers say they will be grounded in Hawaii until at least April 2016.

Published : Wed, 15 Jul 2015 19:18:00 GMT

Topsites network is not affiliated in any way with the authors of this feed, and the copyrights of these feeds are owned by their respective authors
[ About TopSites | Link to us | Submit Site | Latest Additions | Random Site | Privacy Policy | Contact us ]
Sponsored by Homes for sale Toronto, Calgary Dentist, Toronto Dentist , Dentist in Toronto, Project Management , Developed by HumanWorks © 2005 - 2015 TopSites