When I was a child and would visit my grandparents’ home, there was a shelf in one corner overloaded with back issues of National Geographic magazine. I would spend hours poring through those pages, drinking in the wonders of the world God had made. The esteemed National Geographic Society celebrates 125 years in existence this month, and you can find out more at their website, which includes some of the most renowned photos from their history.
ELSEWHERE: 125 Years of National Geographic
Geoffrey Reiter is Assistant Professor of English at the Baptist College of Florida. He holds a B.A. in English from Nyack College and a Ph.D. in English from Baylor University, along with an M.A. in Church History from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.