National Geographic January 2015
Africa’s First City
In Lagos, Nigeria, a boom economy widens the rift between the wealthy and the poor.
The First Artists
Credit them with pivotal innovation in human history: the invention of symbolic expression.
The First Year
In the incredible learning machine that is a baby’s brain, development depends on loving caretakers.
A First Glimpse of the Hidden Cosmos
As scientists map the universe, what they can’t see – dark energy and dark matter – is key.
Tracking the First Americans
Genetic data and new archaeological discoveries offer clues to the mystery of early Americans’ origin.
Proof | First Bird
The bald eagle may be a majestic national symbol – but it’s also one tough bird.
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