A whopping 91% of plastic isn't recycled

A whopping 91% of plastic isn't recycled Billions of tons of plastic have been made over the past decades, and much of it is becoming trash and litter, finds the first analysis of the issue. Source: National Geographic Billions of tons of plastic have been made over the past decades, and much of it is becoming trash and litter, finds the first analysis of the issue. A whopping 91% of plastic isn't recycled

Both of NASA's Voyager spacecraft are now interstellar. Where to next?

Both of NASA's Voyager spacecraft are now interstellar. Where to next? Launched in 1977, the twin probes will likely outlive the sun. Find out what star systems they’ll meet as they head deeper into the galaxy. Source: National Geographic Launched in 1977, the twin probes will likely outlive the sun. Find out what star systems they’ll meet as they head deeper into the galaxy. Both of NASA's Voyager spacecraft are now interstellar. Where to next?

From St. Nicholas to Santa Claus: the surprising origins of Kris Kringle

From St. Nicholas to Santa Claus: the surprising origins of Kris Kringle Santa Claus, Father Christmas, St. Nick—no matter the name, everyone knows the story of this plump, jolly, bringer of gifts. Or do they? Source: National Geographic Santa Claus, Father Christmas, St. Nick—no matter the name, everyone knows the story of this plump, jolly, bringer of gifts. Or do they? From St. Nicholas to Santa Claus: the surprising origins of Kris Kringle

How World War I launched mapmaking at National Geographic

How World War I launched mapmaking at National Geographic This Veterans Day marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. It was during the war that National Geographic Society began producing original maps. Source: National Geographic This Veterans Day marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. It was during the war that National Geographic Society began producing original maps. How World War I launched mapmaking at National Geographic