Dog collar or slave collar? A Dutch museum interrogates a brutal past.

Queen Elizabeth I's favorite pirate was an English hero, but his career has a dark side

Was Napoleon Bonaparte an enlightened leader or tyrant?

Greenland is not for sale

‘This isn’t us? Oh but it is.’ New Zealand grapples with its history

Explore Nat Geo

  • Animals
  • Environment
  • History & Culture
  • Science
  • Travel
  • Photography
  • Space
  • Adventure
  • Video

About us

Subscribe

  • Magazines
  • Newsletter
  • Disney+

Follow us

Copyright © 1996-2015 National Geographic Society. Copyright © 2015-2016 National Geographic Partners, LLC. All rights reserved