Subscribe Now! National Geographic Magazine $15
Visit our Online Shops

Sign up for free


Once a month
get new photos
and expert tips.

Wombat With Carrots

Photo: A wombat with carrots
A wombat on a reserve munches on carrots. Wombats in the wild prefer to feed on grasses, roots, and bark.
Photograph by Anne Keiser


Wombat Features

Photo: Frog

Wild World

Chart Earth's diverse ecoregions, from the Chihuahua Desert to the Congo Basin, on interactive Wild World maps.

Photo: Blue-winged kookaburra

Photo of the Day: King of the Bush

See a photo of a blue-winged kookaburra perched on a log on the Australian coast.

Photo: Brushtail possum

Photo of the Day: Hands Up!

See a photo of a surprised-looking brushtail possum in Tasmania, Australia.

Photo: Koala

Kids: Koala Creature Feature

Get fun facts on koalas, plus video, audio, photos, and more at National Geographic's Kids site.

You need the Flash Player version or higher and a JavaScript enabled browser to view this site

Special Advertising Sections

Photo: Horses and old barn

Enter Sweepstakes

Take a photographic journey through Montana and enter for a chance to win a trip for two!

Photo: Man with kayak

Adventure Videos

Check out adventure videos from our West Coast Adventure Editor Steve Casimiro and go "Behind the Lens."

Mammals Right Rail

Get the Latest Headlines

Photo: Grizzly bears

Make us your online news source.

Get Animal Pictures

Photo: Lion yawning

Get your daily dose of photos.

Get the Call of the Wild

Image: Mobile phone and lion

Make your phone roar like a lion or howl like a coyote with Nat Geo Mobile.

For Kids!

Photo: A cartoon dog

It's no stretch to find fun facts on our Kids site!

Shop National Geographic DVDs

Photo: Human Footprint DVD cover

Whatever your interest, you'll be entertained and educated with our collection of best-selling DVDs.