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Look at these 12 photos and appreciate the beautiful world we live in
# Photography
# Photography

Look at these 12 photos and appreciate the beautiful world we live in

Nov 14th 2015, 8:30 PM 33,217 Views 12 Comments

From China to Alaska and Switzerland to Myanmar.

One of these reader's beautiful photos will be used on the cover of National Geographic
# Impressive
# Impressive

One of these reader's beautiful photos will be used on the cover of National Geographic

Nov 8th 2015, 8:30 PM 27,327 Views 26 Comments

You still have a chance to enter.

Baby blue eyes, Oxford Circus and a stretching squirrel: 10 perfect pictures from the world's best amateurs
# Photography
# Photography

Baby blue eyes, Oxford Circus and a stretching squirrel: 10 perfect pictures from the world's best amateurs

Oct 31st 2015, 9:45 PM 36,372 Views 65 Comments

Another selection of stunning images.

Stunning portraits taken of the world's endangered animals - before they disappear
# Nat Geo
# Nat Geo

Stunning portraits taken of the world's endangered animals - before they disappear

Oct 25th 2015, 10:00 PM 40,147 Views 40 Comments

Check out the beautiful Arctic Fox.

12 stunning images already in as the National Geographic Photo Contest gets started
# Beautiful Scenes
# Beautiful Scenes

12 stunning images already in as the National Geographic Photo Contest gets started

Sep 26th 2015, 8:30 PM 25,224 Views 11 Comments

Some of our favourites so far.

PICTURES: The stunning winners of National Geographic's travel photo competition
# Point And Shoot
# Point And Shoot

PICTURES: The stunning winners of National Geographic's travel photo competition

Aug 3rd 2015, 9:53 PM 32,625 Views 23 Comments

Not your ordinary holiday snaps.

These images will make you want to travel... and become a photographer
# Travel Porn
# Travel Porn

These images will make you want to travel... and become a photographer

Jun 27th 2015, 9:30 PM 28,075 Views 16 Comments

Not-so-romantic flamingoes, lion cub moments and beautiful portraits…

Here's ten more stunning images from the National Geographic Traveller Photo contest
# Across The World
# Across The World

Here's ten more stunning images from the National Geographic Traveller Photo contest

Jun 13th 2015, 8:30 PM 21,294 Views 6 Comments

That’s one colourful goat.

Watch a tortoise slowly, slowly chase off a man who interrupted him mating
# Slow And Steady
From The Daily Edge
# Slow And Steady

Watch a tortoise slowly, slowly chase off a man who interrupted him mating

Mar 24th 2015, 9:19 PM 4,024 Views 1 Comment

The animal kingdom-equivalent of your mate walking in on you getting the ride.

The winning photos in this year's National Geographic contest are pretty stunning
# A Node Glows
# A Node Glows

The winning photos in this year's National Geographic contest are pretty stunning

Dec 19th 2014, 5:08 PM 21,982 Views 10 Comments

From Dead Sea mudbathers and jumping wildebeest to smartphone users and ‘glass fish’. All human (and animal) life is here.

Beautiful National Geographic photos of much-loved animals and pets
# Man's Best Friends
From The Daily Edge
# Man's Best Friends

Beautiful National Geographic photos of much-loved animals and pets

Jun 22nd 2014, 9:30 AM 19,315 Views 6 Comments

From cats to cattle.

National Geographic opens its first Irish store somewhere very fitting
# Travel Bug
# Travel Bug

National Geographic opens its first Irish store somewhere very fitting

Jun 20th 2014, 5:21 PM 22,798 Views 12 Comments

It’s bound to provide much travel inspiration.

Photos show the special bond between combat dogs and their handlers
# Dogs Of War
From The Daily Edge
# Dogs Of War

Photos show the special bond between combat dogs and their handlers

May 31st 2014, 1:00 PM 22,825 Views 27 Comments

The dogs are trained to sniff out explosives.

Irish garden listed as 3rd in National Geographic list of top 10 gardens in the world
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Irish garden listed as 3rd in National Geographic list of top 10 gardens in the world

May 24th 2014, 7:14 PM 30,888 Views 14 Comments

Can you guess which gardens made it in?

Are these 9 amazing photos good enough for National Geographic?
# Snap Happy
From The Daily Edge
# Snap Happy

Are these 9 amazing photos good enough for National Geographic?

May 11th 2014, 11:00 AM 6,394 Views 0 Comments

See what you think.

National Geographic Travel's photos of the year are stunning
# Photography
# Photography

National Geographic Travel's photos of the year are stunning

Dec 25th 2013, 12:30 PM 16,885 Views 9 Comments

Just look.

What would happen if all the ice melted? Well, we'd be waving goodbye to most of Connacht
# Waterworld
# Waterworld

What would happen if all the ice melted? Well, we'd be waving goodbye to most of Connacht

Nov 7th 2013, 8:30 AM 40,790 Views 174 Comments

Not to mention, all of The Netherlands….

Lost images: Vitamin D fixes in the USSR, Soldiers and Local Girls and Arabian Days
# Found
# Found

Lost images: Vitamin D fixes in the USSR, Soldiers and Local Girls and Arabian Days

Apr 27th 2013, 12:00 PM 8,433 Views 0 Comments

National Geographic’s archives are a treasure-trove of memories from around the world.

Scientists want to bring 22 animals back from extinction
# Hello Again
# Hello Again

Scientists want to bring 22 animals back from extinction

Mar 24th 2013, 6:00 PM 503,958 Views 167 Comments

No, seriously.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jan 13th 2013, 10:30 AM 10,523 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

Happy 125th Birthday National Geographic! Here are some of your best bits
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Happy 125th Birthday National Geographic! Here are some of your best bits

Jan 13th 2013, 8:30 AM 16,691 Views 17 Comments

To mark the 125th anniversary, TheJournal.ie takes a look back at some of the magazine’s most iconic images.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Dec 23rd 2012, 10:30 AM 8,764 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

Video: Oh, a cheetah in (slow) motion
# Animal Kingdom
# Animal Kingdom

Video: Oh, a cheetah in (slow) motion

Dec 2nd 2012, 5:00 PM 7,944 Views 10 Comments

Majestic.

12 beautiful images from the National Geographic Photo Contest
# Wondrous
# Wondrous

12 beautiful images from the National Geographic Photo Contest

Dec 1st 2012, 8:20 AM 13,294 Views 7 Comments

Beauty, wonder, wisdom.

10 viral marketing Facebook posts that got most 'likes'
# Social Media
# Social Media

10 viral marketing Facebook posts that got most 'likes'

Nov 25th 2012, 6:00 PM 34,320 Views 8 Comments

These were the most successful marketing posts on Facebook last month.

So apparently making a bagel shape in your forehead is a 'thing' now
# What The...
From The Daily Edge
# What The...

So apparently making a bagel shape in your forehead is a 'thing' now

Oct 2nd 2012, 12:03 PM 19,760 Views 64 Comments

If you’re squeamish, and don’t like people getting saline injections to their forehead, better not click here.

7 photos good enough to win a National Geographic contest
# Lovely Snaps
# Lovely Snaps

7 photos good enough to win a National Geographic contest

Aug 15th 2012, 2:47 PM 21,570 Views 17 Comments

Photos taken in Afghanistan, Vietnam and Fiji all made the cut. Check out the beautiful images…

The Sopranos meets Jersey Shore...it's American Gypsies
# Big Fat Gypsy Stereotype
From The Daily Edge
# Big Fat Gypsy Stereotype

The Sopranos meets Jersey Shore...it's American Gypsies

Jul 23rd 2012, 6:22 PM 533 Views 2 Comments

The new National Geographic show supposedly aims to quash common misconceptions about Romany people.

New poll says Obama better than Romney… at dealing with alien invasion
# Aliens
From The Daily Edge
# Aliens

New poll says Obama better than Romney… at dealing with alien invasion

Jun 28th 2012, 11:39 AM 2,469 Views 12 Comments

36 per cent of American believe in UFOs – but only 2 per cent would try to harm an alien if they invaded.

VIDEO: Final moments of the Titanic reconstructed in new animation
# Titanic100
# Titanic100

VIDEO: Final moments of the Titanic reconstructed in new animation

Apr 9th 2012, 12:33 PM 7,619 Views 16 Comments

What happened to the huge liner as it went down? This video may offer new insights…

James Cameron's film partners killed in helicopter crash
# Helicopter Crash
# Helicopter Crash

James Cameron's film partners killed in helicopter crash

Feb 5th 2012, 12:15 PM 5,494 Views 5 Comments

US cinematographer Mike deGruy and Australian producer Andrew Wright were killed when their helicopter crashed shortly after take-off yesterday.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Dec 11th 2011, 7:50 PM 5,360 Views 4 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: ‘No referendum’ on EU deal; why some people want Ireland to change time zone; and how not to flee from the police…

Incredible images in National Geographic 2011 Photo of the Year contest
# In The Frame
# In The Frame

Incredible images in National Geographic 2011 Photo of the Year contest

Dec 11th 2011, 9:15 AM 10,251 Views 14 Comments

Over 20,000 photos are competing for the top prize of $10,000 for Photo of the Year.