Launched:
1975

The Mission:
To entertain kids while educating and exciting them about their world.

Feature Stories:
An appealing mix of articles on wildlife, science, technology, extreme sports, adventures, special kids, and world wonders.

Departments:
World News, Just Joking, Kids Did It!, Fun Stuff, Art Department, and Amazing Animals.

Contests:
Photo contest, poster contests, quiz contests, and more.

Inserts:
Large pullout posters or maps for wall display and collectible trading cards.

Target Audience:
6- to 14-year-old boys and girls

Circulation:
1,200,000
Effective with January/February 2004 Issue

Readership:
Over 4 million

Frequency:
10 issues

Price:
$19.95 annual subscription
$3.95 per single copy

Awards:
2001 Parent's Choice Award
2000 Education Press Award

Web site:
www.nationalgeographic.com/ngkids