National Geographic Magazine

National Geographic Magazine 2015 Feature Stories

Climate Change Is Here
Record heat, melting ice, and rising seas show how climate change is affecting us. But there's new hope we can cool the planet. Here's how.
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Fresh Hope for Combating Climate Change
If a climate disaster is to be averted, we'll have to move forward without relying as much on fossil fuels. It can be done.
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To Take Earth's Pulse, You Have to Fly High
Satellite and airborne sensors won't cure the Earth. But they promise the clearest picture yet of its various ailments.
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Amazonia Under Threat
Journey into the Amazon region, where thousands of species live in a delicate balance that's imperiled by logging, mining, agriculture, roadbuilding, oil, and gas drilling.
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5 Ways to Curb Climate Change
Governments, businesses, and utilities are moving toward cleaner energy. But the push to trim carbon emissions begins with changing how we live.
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Germany Could Be a Model for How We'll Get Power in the Future
The European nation's energy revolution has made it a leader in replacing nukes and fossil fuels with wind and solar technology.
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A Blueprint for a Carbon-Free America
Explore how your state's energy mix will look with 100% renewable energy.
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How Solar Lanterns Are Giving Power to the People
Clean-energy lights are transforming lives—and creating entrepreneurs—in Africa and India.
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5 Ways Climate Change Will Affect You
Greater access to clean water, refined sanitation systems, and modern farming methods are just some ways innovation will save us.
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Water May Erase These Pacific Islands but Not the Culture
Kiribati islanders are introducing new agriculture and rebuilding seawalls to battle the rising tides.
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How Melting Ice Changes One Country's Way of Life
Greenland's hunters are facing a threat to centuries of tradition.
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Some Species Will Actually Thrive on a Warming Planet
But others are likely to face increasing threats to their survival. Here's a guide to some of the winners and losers.
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