The National Geographic Society
Founded in 1888, the National Geographic Society is the world’s
largest nonprofit scientific and educational organization. Their mission is
"the increase and diffusion of geographic knowledge".
Along with their flagship magazine National Geographic, they publish Adventure, Traveler, World, and their new classroom magazine, National Geographic for Kids, as well as award-winning books and CD-ROMs. On television there is EXPLORER, the National Geographic Channel, and signature Specials. All subscriptions and purchases help support exploration and education. National Geographic has distributed more than 6000 research grants.
National Geographic Society
1145 17th Street, NW
Washington DC 20036 USA
Tel: +1 813 979 6845