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National Geographic magazine

National Geographic magazine

Title
National Geographic magazine
Author
National Geographic (Washington)
Language
English
Publisher
Washington: National Geographic Society, 1888-
Note
Hieruit ontstaat: National Geographic Nederland-Belgie
ISSN
0027-9358

About National Geographic

National Geographic (formerly the National Geographic Magazine and branded also as NAT GEO) is the official magazine of the National Geographic Society. It has been published continuously since its first issue in 1888, nine months after the Society itself was founded. It primarily contains articles about science, geography, history, and world culture. The magazine is known for its thick square-bound glossy format with a yellow rectangular border and its extensive use of dramatic photographs. Controlling interest in the magazine has been held by The Walt Disney Company since 2019.

The magazine is published monthly, and additional map supplements are also included with subscriptions. It is available in a traditional printed edition and through an interactive online edition.

As of 2015, the magazine was circulated worldwide in nearly 40 local-language editions and had a global circulation of approximately 6…Read more on Wikipedia