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App Description

Ranked best among newsstand apps for 2012 by Apple. National Geographic magazine is available on iPhone and iPad. Subscribe once and get National Geographic magazine on both devices. Existing print and digital subscribers get complimentary access to both editions.

Here are details on our subscription* offers:
Annual subscription: $19.99 (12 issues)
Monthly subscription: $1.99/month (1 issue)
Single issues: $4.99/issue
Back issues of National Geographic magazine for iPad start with our February 2011 issue and November 2012 for iPhone.

• Payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase.
• Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period.
• Account will be charged for renewal within 24hours of the end of the current period, and the cost of the renewal will be provided.
• Subscriptions may be managed by the user. Auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user’s iTunes Account Settings after purchase.
• No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period.
• Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication.
• Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

About the National Geographic Society
The National Geographic Society has been inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888. It is one of the largest nonprofit scientific and educational institutions in the world. Its interests include geography, archaeology, and natural science, and the promotion of environmental and historical conservation.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • March 04, 2011 New version 1.1
  • July 22, 2011 Initial release
  • August 30, 2011 New version 1.3
  • October 12, 2011 New version 1.4
  • February 11, 2012 New version 1.5
  • April 27, 2012 New version 1.6
  • May 22, 2012 New version 1.7
  • June 15, 2012 New version 1.8
  • August 22, 2012 New version 1.9
  • October 08, 2012 New version 2.0
  • October 25, 2012 New version 2.1
  • October 26, 2012 New version 2.2
  • February 01, 2013 New version 2.3
  • August 10, 2013 New version 2.4
  • August 14, 2013 New version 2.4.1
  • September 19, 2013 New version 2.4.2
  • October 06, 2013 New version 2.4.3
  • December 05, 2013 New version 2.4.4
  • January 30, 2014 New version 2.4.5
  • August 28, 2014 New version 2.4.6
  • September 19, 2014 New version 2.4.7
  • October 12, 2014 New version 2.4.8
  • October 29, 2014 New version 2.4.9
  • May 19, 2015 New version 2.5.0
  • August 28, 2015 New version 2.5.1

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