Inspiring people to care about the planet.

The National Geographic Society is the world's largest nonprofit scientific and educational institution. Founded in 1888 for the increase and diffusion of geographic knowledge, it reflects the world through magazines, books, maps, films, television and interactive media.

Outside support makes National Geographic's work in exploration and education possible. Give today and help inspire people everywhere to care about the planet.

1. Support critical expeditions and scientific fieldwork

2. Promote natural and cultural conservation

3. Encourage geography education for students

4. Inspire audiences through new media, vibrant exhibitions, and live events

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