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Is Your Dog Ready for the Spotlight? Share Photos With #BarkFest

Is your dog ready for its close-up? To celebrate Nat Geo WILD’s inaugural BarkFest–a special weekend of dog programming featuring some of the smartest, most unique, and cutest canines in the world–we want our fans to get in on the fun. We want to feature your pet on television during BarkFest! To submit your pup,…

Stephen Hawking and Neil deGrasse Tyson Say #HelloFromEarth

Tomorrow, we’re broadcasting Live From Space! As we gear up for the live two-hour event, we’re asking fans to wave to the astronauts up in space with hashtag #HelloFromEarth on Instagram with a photo or video. Stephen Hawking and Neil deGrasse Tyson are joining in on the fun. Check out their messages to the astronauts,…

Ask NASA Astronauts Your Question With #HelloFromEarth

Want to chat with the astronauts on the International Space Station? National Geographic Channel is taking viewers into orbit with Live From Space, a live event broadcast from the ISS. As part of the broadcast, NASA astronauts Rick Mastracchio and Koichi Wakata located on the ISS will answer your questions about life in space. Want…

“Favorite Places Off The Map” – Winner

And the winner is….@skijosh. Over 3,000 photos were submitted to the #NGCTakesYou photo contest! It was hard to choose just one winner, but it was this action shot that had just the right mix of creativity, photo quality and embraced the contest’s theme “favorite places off the map.” Thanks to all that submitted entries, and…

“Favorite Places Off The Map” Week 5

Wow!  It’s hard to believe another week has gone by. It’s even harder to believe that our “Favorite Places Off the Map”  contest is almost over! You have just a few more weeks to submit a pic via Instagram with the hashtag #NGCTakesYou for a chance to win a digital camera and some really cool…

“Favorite Places Off The Map” Week 4

Summer is nearly in full swing! If you don’t have plans to hit up the beach or travel abroad anytime soon, you can live vicariously through the nearly 1,800 photos that have been submitted to our #NGCTakesYou contest. There are scenic coastlines, tropical waters and exotic locations galore! We’ve included a slide show with just…

“Favorite Places Off the Map” Week 3

It’s Tuesday!  And you know what that means – more amazing photography of your “Favorite Places Off the Map”. Week three of our Instagram contest brings some spectacular eye-candy, including starry nights, vibrant sunsets and exotic locales. We couldn’t feature all of week three’s submissions, but wanted to share a few of our favorites –…

Photo Contest: “Favorite Places Off The Map” Week 1 & 2

It’s been a few weeks since we launched our “Favorite Places Off the Map” photo contest on Instagram and today we’re thrilled to share a few of the submissions so far. This is just a small taste of the amazing photography we’ve received. A quick search of the #NGCTakesYou hashtag is all it takes to…

Show Us Your Favorite Places “Off the Map” and Win!

For over a decade, the National Geographic Channel has captured the world we live in, sharing spectacular photography and video of nearly every crevasse on the planet.  From the competitive world of Bluefin tuna fishing, to deep inside the bunkers and mindsets of doomsday preppers, to survivalists who are taking on the frozen tundras of…

Show Us Your Spoiled Rotten Pets!

How spoiled is your pet? It’s time to show off your pampered prince or princess to the world! Tell all the pet lovers you know to take out their cameras and snap a pic of their truly spectacular pets for a chance to be featured on TV during Spoiled Rotten Pets! Last week’s theme was…