This will make you think twice about throwing coins into a wishing pond.

Turtle Dies After Eating 5 Kilograms Worth of Coins
Feeling down? Maybe it's time to move to the world's happiest country.

This is the World's Happiest Country
Jason Silva takes us back to 12,000 BC, Eurasia.

Origins: The Journey Of Humankind
Starts Tomorrow 8.30pm AEDT/NZDT National Geographic

WATCH: What Was Humanity's Only Protection?
Where does Australia and New Zealand rank?

World Happiness Report- Guess Whoโ€™s Happiest
New Zealand's Kea bird are the first known non-mammal to show contagious emotion.

These Parrots Can Make Other Parrots 'Laugh'โ€”a First
It's not every day a group of curious sea lions surround you.

Read more about National Geographic wildlife documentarian Bertie Gregory's experience - [ Link ]
Australia has one of the oldest rainforests in the world dating back 180 million years.


Happy Forest Day To The World's Oldest Rain Forest!
The situation for rhinos is so dire that one zoo is taking the drastic step.

Czech Zoo to Dehorn Rhinos After Paris Poaching Attack
Happy #HarmonyDay!

Australia has hit a peak not seen since the late 1800s.

Find out the Cultural Diversity of Your Suburb
How did fire change humanity?

Origins: The Journey Of Humankind
Premieres Thursdays 8.30pm AEDT/NZDT on National Geographic Channel
Jason Silva #Origins

WATCH: We Are Fire Creatures
What may at first appear to be aggressive behaviour is actually a rare look at an African elephant's complex body language.

Watch an Elephant Invite a Rhino to Play
What animals give birth to or brood offspring form their backs?

5 Animals That Carry Babies On Their Backs
Watch the medical heroes saving lives in some of Australia's best hospitals; St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney and St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne.

Miracle Hospital
Continues tomorrow night 7.30pm AEDT on Nat Geo People
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HB to our country's glorious coat hanger!

10 Things You Need To Know About Our Harbour Bridge
Witness the incredible hunting skills of Africa's largest snake.

Watch First-Ever Video of Python Swallowing Hyena
The US federal budget proposes deep cuts to NASAโ€™s Earth science missions...

4 Important NASA Missions That May Vanish in 2018
Normally a solitary species, this behaviour is very unusual.

Mysterious Whale Swarms Perplexing Scientists
Wait till you see Lake Urmia...

Iran's Most Wild and Beautiful Places