‘The Hot Zone: Anthrax’ revisits troubled days after 9/11

National Geographic takes us back to 2001 in the turbulent days just after 9/11, when another threat emerged against our national security. “The Hot Zone: Anthrax” tells the story of letters containing highly toxic poison, which were sent to various elected officials and members of the media. The investigation into who sent these letters containing … Read more

Afghan girl from famous cover portrait evacuated to Italy

ROME (AP) – National Geographic’s famous green-eyed “Afghan girl” has arrived in Italy as part of the West’s evacuation of Afghans following the Taliban’s takeover of the country, the Italian government said on Thursday. Prime Minister Mario Draghi’s office said Italy was organizing the evacuation of Sharbat Gulla after she asked for help to leave … Read more

NatGeos’ ‘The First Wave’ Provides Shocking Insights into Coronavirus Pandemic from NYC Hospital

QUEENS, New York City – When the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020, a filmmaker entered a Queens hospital to record the darkest days of the pandemic. Matt Heineman was nominated for an Oscar thanks to his previous film, “Cartel Land,” about the drug war in Mexico. But he calls “The First Wave” the hardest … Read more

NatGeos’ ‘The First Wave’ Provides Shocking Insights into Coronavirus Pandemic from NYC Hospital

QUEENS, New York City – When the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020, a filmmaker entered a Queens hospital to record the darkest days of the pandemic. Matt Heineman was nominated for an Oscar thanks to his previous film, “Cartel Land,” about the drug war in Mexico. But he calls “The First Wave” the hardest … Read more

Best Places to Travel 2022: National Geographic unveils 25 must-see destinations for next year

Do you feel like hiking? National Geographic has just released its “World’s Best 2022” list! These 25 travel destinations include a diverse selection of national parks, outdoor activities, multi-generational travel and more that aim to inspire wannabe venture guests to experience the world and the diversity of people in it. The list is compiled in … Read more

Northern Minnesota is the National Geographics Best Of The World list – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) You do not have to travel far to get to one of National Geographic’s 25 best places in the world. The magazine published its list of 25 amazing journeys in 2022, also known as the World’s Best, on Thursday. Northern Minnesota managed the cut. “Thousands upon thousands of stars dazzle across northern Minnesota,” … Read more