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5 Amazing Facts About National Geographic

By the D23 Team

Since 1888, National Geographic has been documenting our planet Earth through brilliant storytelling from explorers, photographers, scientists and filmmakers around the world. And, to celebrate one of the newest members to the Disney family, we gathered some impressive tidbits about the magazine. From its scholarly journal origins to former National…

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Cinematic Surroundings: Walt Disney’s Love of the Natural World

By Kevin Kern, Walt Disney Archives

The wonders of nature are endless. Sometimes we can recognize ourselves in animals, that’s what makes them so interesting.” – Walt Disney

Starting in 1948 with the first of the True-Life Adventures films, Seal Island, Walt Disney set out to expand further upon his previous projects that tackled the natural…

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Enjoy Discounted Disneynature Films For a Limited Time

By the D23 Team

This week, we’re celebrating Earth, and we invite you to join in the fun! Take in the beauty of our wild world with these Disneynature films, which are being offered on digital for a discounted price of $7.99 SD/HD/UHD from Tuesday, April 21, to Monday, April 27.

Click here starting April 21 to purchase the following films at a discounted…

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10 Disneynature Films on Disney+ to Celebrate Earth Month

By Courtney Potter

On April 22, 1970, a global movement began to honor this little blue planet we call home. Fifty years later, Earth Day (and more recently Earth Month, celebrated during all 30 days of April) continues to call attention to the ways we can nurture and protect Mother Earth, including its incredibly diverse animal population. Disneynature—launched…

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QUIZ: Match a Disney Character to Its Real-Life Animal Counterpart

By the D23 Team

Celebrate 50 years of Earth Day with a Disney twist! Across the worlds of Disney, plenty of classic characters have captured our hearts—Pascal, Judy Hopps, Simba, and Crush, just to name a few! And those characters are inspired by important animals from our own planet Earth. As part of the celebration, we put together a fun quiz to see if you can…

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By the Numbers: 25 Years of the Disney Conservation Fund

By the D23 Team

For The Walt Disney Company, animals have always been an integral part of Disney storytelling—“it was all started with a mouse” after all!— weaving the magic of imagination alongside the magic of nature. And on Earth Day in 1995, in honor of Walt Disney’s conservation legacy, the Disney Conservation Fund was born. Committed to saving…

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Discover How Disney Channel is Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

By the D23 Team

Wednesday, April 22, marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and the 25th anniversary of the Disney Conservation Fund, and Disney Channel has just announced an exciting lineup of content to commemorate both of these milestones.

Beginning Monday, April 20, Disney Channel will be airing special videos that highlight the animal care and wildlife…

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Find Out How to Get Exclusive D23 Earth Day Collectibles from TOPPS Disney Collect!

By the D23 Team

Celebrate Earth Day all month long with Disney Collect! In honor of the event’s 50th anniversary, TOPPS is giving Disney fans the chance to collect brand-new sets of collectibles, inspired by Mother Earth herself. Featuring some classic Disney characters, each card is adorned with beautiful designs and some always evergreen quotes! The set is…

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