Published May 26, 2010
Quick—where do they speak Tswana? Get the answer in the tense final moments of the 2010 National Geographic Bee, hosted by Jeopardy!'s Alex Trebek.
© 2010 National Geographic
For low-lying islands, what's needed is less alarmism, more planning.
Whiskey and all, the wooden dwellings of early explorers now look as they did during the first treks to the continent, thanks to a decade-long restoration effort.
When Lynsey Addario started out, journalists were respected as neutral observers. Now you can be beheaded.
The Future of Food
How do we feed nine billion people by 2050, and how do we do so sustainably?
We've made our magazine's best stories about the future of food available in a free iPad app.