National Geographic : 2006 May
Sandhogs Beneath New York VISIONS OF EARTH 14 Students p Departments Mindanao, Philippines Jessore, Bangladesh Rift Valley, Tanzania WILDLIFE Darwin's Tortoise FAMILY OF MAN TECHNOLOGY GEOGRAPHY EXPEDITIONS SCIENCE Students Sandhogs Beneath New York Marriage Map Butterfly Migration Politics of Science BY JOEL ACHENBACH VOICES 32 E. O. Wilson BY TIM APPENZELLER ZIP USA 158 67456 Lindsborg, KS BY CHRIS CARROLL PHOTOS BY VICTOR JOSE COBO Miscellany 4 EDITOR'S NOTE 6 LETTERS 10 YOUR SHOT 12 PHOTO JOURNAL 166 INSIDE GEOGRAPHIC FLASHBACK Darwin's Tortoise ngm.com EXPLORE THE JUDAS GOSPEL Find translations and zoom in on pages from this 1,700-year-old manuscript. Watch the story of its discovery and delve into its mean ing in Sights & Sounds. Learn more from experts who interpret this and other "lost" gospels in a multimedia special, then share your thoughts in our forum at ngm.com/gospel. CHARLES, PRINCE OF WALES Britain's future king derives much of his fortune from ancestral holdings. What is the role of the monarchy in the modern world? Join our forum at ngm.com/0605. ALASKA'S WILD NORTH SLOPE Oil fields already dot the landscape of this magnificent wilderness. Meet the wildlife that call the region home, experience its beauty, and learn about its challenges in Sights & Sounds, narrated by photogra pher Joel Sartore at ngm.com/0605. Member Services Subscriptions To order a subscription to NATIONAL GEOGRAPHICmaga zine, give a gift membership, or change address, contact Customer Service online at ngmservice.com, or call 1-800-NGS-LINE (647-5463). Outside the U.S . and Canada call +1-813-979-6845. Shopping National Geographic products are available at shopng.com or call 1-888 -225-5647. Customer Service Address National Geographic PO Box 63001 Tampa, FL 33663-3001 Mailing List We occasionally make a mailing list available to carefully screened com panies whose services may be of interest to National Geographic Society mem bers. To remove your name from this list, email firstname.lastname@example.org. U.S . and Canadian customers call 1-800 -NGS-LINE (647-5463). International customers call +1-813-979-6845. Or write: National Geographic Society, PO Box 63005, Tampa, FL 33663-3005. Please include address label from the magazine wrapper.