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# globe - Sunday 7 May, 2017

These stunning photos are competing for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

The 2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest is accepting entries.

# globe - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Fewer than 5 per cent of the world's languages exist online

It’s estimated that more than half of the world’s 7,000 languages could end up disappearing by the end of the century

# globe - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan to attend Davos

The Taoiseach and Minister for Finance will join other world leaders at the influential meeting to discuss issues affecting the global economy.

# globe - Friday 4 March, 2011

The 'typical' human speaks Mandarin and lives in the city

National Geographic number crunches the stats on Earth’s seven billion people to come up with profile of the world’s ‘typical’ person.