National Geographic is a monthly magazine which was first published in 1888. The magazine deals with categories such as Geography, Science, History, Nature and World Cultures. It is the official publication of the National Geographic Society.
The National Geographic Society was founded on January 13th 1888. It is a non-profit scientific and educational organization which has its headquarters in Washington DC, USA. The Society began publishing National Geographic nine months after its foundation. The magazine is published in almost 40 languages around the world. It has a circulation of over 6 million copies per month.
National Geographic, the official publication of the National Geographic Society, was published for the first time in the year 1888 On This Day.