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Sugar Love: A Not So Sweet Tale

We were smitten 10,000 years ago on the island of New Guinea. Today the average American downs 22.7 teaspoons a day.

The Surprising Life of Lions

The only cat that’s truly social is the lion. To find out why, our team spent many months with the prides of the Serengeti.

Living With Lions

Africa's lions may number no more than 35,000. A Kenyan program points to a way to save the beleaguered cats.

Secrets of the Maya Otherworld

"I saw it, I saw it! Yes, it's true!" the archaeologist shouts: divine light at the bottom of a natural well.

Behind the Painted Elephant

In India the animal is a treasure—and sometimes also a work of art.

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Large Collection to sell 1 Reply

Started by Barbara Johnson in Buy/Sell/Trade. Last reply by Melvin L. De Vilbiss 1 hour ago.

Any one interested in buying my NGM?

Started by Francisco Monterrosa in Buy/Sell/Trade on Saturday.

4 Annual year Indexes for $1.99 each/clearance. Gone soon... 7 Replies

Started by Scott T. Shier in Resources & Links. Last reply by Scott T. Shier on Friday.

NGM 1972 for sell

Started by Rio Thomley in Buy/Sell/Trade on Thursday.

looking to sell

Started by Tammy Graef in Buy/Sell/Trade Sep 16.

Complete 1929-1992 to sell 1 Reply

Started by Alexis Strang in Buy/Sell/Trade. Last reply by Amit Kumar Sep 15.

I have 2 detached covers for 1911 NGM issues (pretty nice) 3 Replies

Started by Scott T. Shier in Buy/Sell/Trade. Last reply by Scott T. Shier Sep 15.

129 NGM Index(-ices) for 1911 -1926 on eBay ! 10 Replies

Started by Scott T. Shier in Discussions. Last reply by Melvin L. De Vilbiss on Wednesday.

Selling collection

Started by Michael Horen in Buy/Sell/Trade Sep 13.

Bonneville Salt Flats racing article 1955-65 3 Replies

Started by Kent Whipplw in Buy/Sell/Trade. Last reply by George Thomas Wilson Sep 11.

Collection for sale

Started by Paula Varner in Buy/Sell/Trade Sep 6.

four issues from 1922 3 Replies

Started by Elizabeth Doucette in Buy/Sell/Trade. Last reply by Melvin L. De Vilbiss Sep 4.

1960-2005 National Geographic magazines

Started by Carrie Wooldridge in Buy/Sell/Trade Aug 28.

Bundle from Jan'89 - Dec'03

Started by Paul Anthony Curry in Buy/Sell/Trade Aug 26.

September 1968 NG 2 Replies

Started by Kirstin Lebert in Buy/Sell/Trade. Last reply by Philip Riviere Aug 26.

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"Phil, I'm always impressed by how well you can scan and post all of the maps and supplements.  Great job! Tom"
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Melvin L. De Vilbiss replied to Barbara Johnson's discussion Large Collection to sell
"Bound volumes are far less desirable than loose issues for collectors. Having said this, there is always someone out there looking for what you have, but are they looking for it in the middle of Oklahoma and would they be willing to pay for the…"
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Large Collection to sell

I am a high school librarian.  Our school has a large bound collection of NG that we are interested in selling.  They are professionally bound in hard covers by year from dates:  Jan. 1942 through Dec. 1999. Supplements are included in the back of the book - not sure if all supplements are there. They seem to be in very good condition.  I also have just the loose magazines 2001-2007. Pictures attached.  Since we are public school, I am trying to find out if there is a market for these books and…See More
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George Thomas Wilson replied to George Thomas Wilson's discussion How Others See Us: Articles about National Geographic in other publications in the group Collectibles and Ephemera
"It's finally here... 13] Newsweek Magazine, September 12, 1977, Page 111, "The Geographic Faces Life": This one page article covers the NGM's shift to covering more controversial topics including the plight of blacks under…"
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