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Disney Faces Backlash After Dispensing Plastic Bags to Guests

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These days, the Walt Disney Company and organizations like Disneynature (and National Geographic) are well-known for their conservation efforts, efforts against climate change, and efforts to make the Disney Parks and the Parks’ Guests less wasteful. Disney has certainly achieved a great deal of positive change in these areas — and actually just launched a special ocean conservation initiative in ...

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Review: Disney Fact Beat Hollywood Fiction

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I never thought I would ever say that phrase, let alone make it the title of an article, but it is what I have found to be the truth. And for the first time in what feels like far too long a time, The Walt Disney Company backed the RIGHT version of the story. It is arguably the greatest true ...

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2022 ‘SharkFest’ Comes to Disney+

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If the shark scene in Finding Nemo was always your favorite part of the ocean-based Pixar film, then you’ll want to head to the streaming service Disney+ a lot this July and August — because a whole lot of shark is coming for you to watch! National Geographic and Disney are teaming up once again for something that premieres July 10, with ...

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Michael B. Jordan Narrates ‘America the Beautiful’ Disney+ Documentary

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Disneynature is known for its cinematic nature documentaries, with its most recent nature documentary following the lives of polar bears in a stunning Arctic landscape (shown below). Now, another visually stunning, emotionally moving, and inspiring documentary about the wildlife on planet Earth’s landscapes and oceans is coming to Disney+ — but this National Geographic documentary has a particular focus and ...

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Disney Interviews Hawaiian Diver and National Geographic Explorer For AANHPI Heritage Month

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In honor of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Heritage Month as well as International Biodiversity Day, the Disney Parks Blog has shared a conversation with National Geographic Explorer and National Geographic Live speaker Dr. Kakani Katija, who is a bioengineer and research diver! Learn how National Geographic Explorer Dr. @KakaniKatija‘s beginnings in Hawaii propelled her into the world ...

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Celebrating Earth Day? Disney Recommends What to Watch

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Earth Day is coming up, and D23 has shared its recommended Disney+ and Hulu content for nature lovers to enjoy! Watch these nature documentaries about wildlife and climate change activists to be educated about the animal kingdom and inspired for Earth Day! If the idea of a “little town” that’s a “quiet village” in the countryside makes you long for ...

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Meet the National Geographic Experts Leading Disney Adventures

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Disney has been putting the spotlight on women for Women’s History Month and International Women’s Month this March; so far, the featured women have ranged from Walt Disney animators to Disney pastry chefs to a female Indiana Jones — and now, Disney is highlighting four more women who personify the idea of a female Indiana Jones! The Disney Parks Blog ...

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Meet the “Female Indiana Jones”

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As part of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Month, Disney has been showcasing female Cast Members and significant female historical figures. The newest addition to this entourage is the “female Indiana Jones”, a bonafide National Geographic explorer who seems like she stepped out of an Uncharted scene or an Indiana Jones adventure movie! On the Disney Parks Blog, Dr. ...

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