Watch 25 years of Alex Trebek as Geography Bee host

National Geographic honors Trebek's work at geography competition


If you're a fan of geography (and who isn't?), you'll want to tune in tonight (Thursday, May 23) on the National Geographic Channel or Nat Geo WILD for the finals of the 2013 National Geographic Bee.

Hosted for the past 25 years by Alex Trebek, the geography competition has 10 students competing for scholarships totaling $50,000. National Geographic's YouTube channel has posted two videos related to the bee. The first is a compilation of Trebek's finest moments as host:

This next video shows the final question of this year's competition. SPOILER AHEAD: Don't watch this if you want to see who wins:

So in terms of bees, which one do you prefer? Spelling or Geography? Let me know in the comments.

Keith Shaw rounds up the best in geek video in his blog. Follow Keith on Twitter at @shawkeith. For the latest IT news, analysis and how-tos, follow ITworld on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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