Anatomy of the Nile

Anatomy of the Nile

Discover the source of the Nile with real-life visuals and animated maps.


5 - 12


Earth Science, Geography, Physical Geography

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Nat Geo WILD

The Nile River has provided fertile land, transportation, food, and freshwater to Egypt for more than 5,000 years. Today, 95% of Egypt’s population continues to live along its banks. Where does the Nile begin? Where does it end? Watch this video, from Nat Geo WILD’s “Destination Wild” series, to find out.

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National Geographic Society
Jessica Shea, National Geographic Society, National Geographic Society
National Geographic Society
Last Updated

January 3, 2024

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