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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

  • Photo of Japan Self-Defense Force (JSDF) soldiers and firefighters conducting rescue operations at mountain lodges, covered with volcanic ash.

    Pictures: Ontake Volcano

    Dozens of Hikers Died After Volcanic Eruption

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The Future of Food

  • How to Feed Our Growing Planet

    How to Feed Our Growing Planet

    National Geographic explores how we can feed the growing population without overwhelming the planet in our food series.

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    Be the First to Own Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

    The updated companion book to Carl Sagan's Cosmos, featuring a new forward by Neil deGrasse Tyson is now available. Proceeds support our mission programs, which protect species, habitats, and cultures.

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