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Letter: Science is the real winner in Nat Geo’s expanded partnership

October 16, 2015

Editor's note: This letter to the editor is in response to a recent opinion column on the 21st Century Fox purchase of National Geographic. For more than 125 years National Geographic has played a uniquely vital role in th...

The real loser in Nat Geo’s sale is science

by Maddy Perello, Staff Columnist

October 7, 2015

In a $725 million deal announced Sept. 9, National Geographic Society and 21st Century Fox joined forces to create a new for-profit media company, National Geographic Partners. The partners will control National Geographic ma...

Consider climate change a serious threat

by Maddy Perello, Staff Columnist

September 16, 2015

Human use of natural resources coal, oil, and gas could melt all the ice on the planet in as little as 5,000 years, according to National Geographic’s interactive “Rising Sea Levels” map. When that happens, San Diego, the Central Valley, and the entire Eastern seaboard of...