Magazine Extras!

February 2017


Their tusks are a mystery.

Krill Smackdown


In this issue of National Geographic Kids, go inside a noisy colony of chinstrap penguins and learn how these cool birds eat, care for their chicks, and build their homes. Then read about scientists trying to solve the mystery of the narwhal's giant tusk. Plus, meet nine pets that lead seriously lavish lifestyles.


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Amazing Animals

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We ♥ pets!

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Status Updates!

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50 Birds, 50 States

California - Ep. 2

MC Cali the valley quail takes Barry the bald eagle around the United States's most populated state: California. The Golden State has the largest economy of any state in the country. From agriculture to technology to movie-making, Californians keep busy while enjoying some of the most stunning scenery around.


Shoot like a pro!

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Watch Penguin videos!

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