National Geographic Atlas of the World Now, in its stunning Ninth Edition, the critically acclaimed National Geographic Atlas of the World reports and examines up-to-the-minute geopolitical and environmental changes through detailed, accurate maps and beautiful, engaging design that are its hallmark. This cartographic masterwork brings to light the most important and relevant topics that grip our planet today. New maps cover regions of volatile civil strife, such as Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iraq. World thematic spreads reveal freshwater scarcity, global warming, world economies, energy resources and consumption, and other critical trends. Dramatic ocean floor maps show more features and detail than any other atlas. Dynamic graphics and compelling visual stories cover the vital developments of our world in the reliable, authoritative, and innovative style that has made National Geographic a leader in the category.
The Complete National Geographic Browse more than 120 years of National Geographic magazinearticles, photographs, and maps exactly as they appeared in print. Now updated to include 2011 issues, our definitive collection of every issue of National Geographic magazine is digitally reproduced in high resolution. Use the visual interface to explore a topic, find photographs, browse the globe, or wander on your own expedition. Includes bonus DVD featuring the history of the National Geographic Society. Requires Windows® 7/Vista/XP/2000 or Mac® OS X v10.4 or later. Internet access required for some features.
Rediscover every printed pageevery article and advertisement, and thousands of photographsfrom 1888 through 2011
Reference hundreds of the magazine's classic maps digitized as part of the magazine's archive for the first time
Use Geobrowsea visual geographic search toolto find articles, photographs, and maps about the location you choose
Browse special "read lists" from National Geographic or personalize your archive by creating and saving your own lists of favorite articles
Test your knowledge of subjects including exploration, the environment, geography, history, cultures, and more with a trivia game that links to related articles
Includes a bonus DVD with tips on how to take better photographs, an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at how National Geographic Magazine is put together, and interviews with NGM photographers revealing the backstory behind their famous photographs
The Complete National Geographic: Windows: -Intel Pentium III 1GHz or faster processor, 512MB of RAM -Windows 7, Windows Vista Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise including 64 bit editions, Windows Vista SP1, Windows XP Tablet PC Edition SP2 and SP3, Windows XP SP2 and SP3, Windows 2000 SP4, and Windows 2003 Server
Mac OS X: -Intel Core Duo 1.83GHz or faster processor; PowerPC G4 1GHz or faster processor -Mac OS X 10.4.11 or Mac OS X 10.5.4 and 10.5.5 or Mac OS 10.6 -512MB of RAM