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May 2016

Wild Beats

African Savanna feat. DJ Ecotone - Ep. 4

The African savanna is full of animal sounds. But when DJ Ecotone mixes them up, things really come alive!  Check out this video by DJ Ecotone that features lions, monkeys, elephants, zebras, hyenas, rhinos, and baboons.


Amazing Animals

Gray Wolf - Ep. 2

Howls can be heard over 10 square miles!


In the May 2016 issue of National Geographic Kids, we're celebrating a hundred years of the U.S. National Park Service with a special issue. Start by taking this personality quiz to see which national park is right for you. You'll also meet wolf heroes that may have saved Yellowstone National Park and visit Africa's Virunga National Park to see how a young gorilla learns the tricks of the troop from her family. Check out these stories and more in this issue of Nat Geo Kids, on sale now.


Other Stories in This Month's Issue:

  • Striped Slopes: Discover how these multicolored mountains got their crazy look.
  • Bet You Didn't Know: Learn earthshaking facts about dinosaurs. 
  • Be the Animal: Amazing wildlife photographers spill their secrets.
  • Funny Fill-in: Write a wacky story about a visit to Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park.
  • 30 Cool Things About National Monuments: Get fun facts about landmarks from around the world. 

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