National Geographic : 2014 Aug
Shark Repeller Technology could keep swimmers and surfers safe. Biopesticides A way to fight pests is with insects. The Return of Koa Hawaii’s native tree is coming back. Traffic Robot In downtown Kinshasa, crossing the street just got safer and a lot more fun. Seems Like Old Tines This fork has a story to tell. Cigarettes Burn Out It’s been 50 years since the surgeon general’s first report on smoking. 17 130 4 6 8 14 Editor’s Note Letters VISIONS NG Connect The Moment Found On the Cover The Stones of Stenness—a Neolithic ceremonial circle older than Stonehenge—stand watch on the Scottish archipelago of Orkney. Photograph by Jim Richardson Your Shot PHOTO: SHANNON SANDERS, NGM STAFF (HUNGER) DIGITAL EDITIONS August 2014 NEXT Contributions to the National Geographic Society are tax deductible under Section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. tax code. Copyright © 2014 National Geographic Society All rights reserved. National Geographic and Yellow Border: Registered Trademarks ® Marcas Registradas. National Geographic assumes no responsibility for unsolicited materials. Printed in U.S.A. Subscriptions For subscriptions, gift memberships, or changes of address, contact Customer Service at ngmservice.com or call 1-800 -NGS-LINE (647-5463). Outside the U.S. and Canada please call +1-813-979-6845. Please recycle. PRINTED ON 100% PEFC-CERTIFIED PAPER Hunger in America Video Reaching out in rural Arkansas World War I Gallery See life in the trenches. National Geographic is available on the iPad, the Kindle Fire, and the iPhone. Orkney Islands Video Explore the archaeology of the archipelago.