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Identify this country using the following clues

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Films

Powerful expedition film, screened at the 2018 Adventure Uncovered Film Festival, combines…

Explorers

With the RGS-IBG’s annual Explore weekend on the horizon, the Society’s vice…

Where in the World?

Identify this country using the following clues

Nature

Natural capital is a way to quantify the value of…

Tectonics

The reason for the unusual location of Mount St Helens…

I’m a Geographer

Simon Reeve is an author and TV presenter whose latest…

Water

Glacial melt is increasing  land instability in mountainous regions, with huge tsunamis…

Climate

Most plants thicken their leaves in response to higher carbon…

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain viewpoint, Laura Cole visits Kennington…

Climate

Not just the preserve of flatulent cows, methane is causing…

Mapping

A large-scale terrain mapping project makes Antarctica the best-mapped continent…

Climate

As the United States’ Supreme Court delays a landmark climate…

Opinions

Architect Kelvin Campbell presents the case for ‘making massive small…

Geopolitical Hotspot

Klaus Dodds analyses the proposed land swap between Kosovo and…

RGS–IBG News

A new exhibition of photographs from the 1921 Everest expedition…

RGS-IBG Events

A selection of RGS-IBG events including lectures and exhibitions around…

Cultures

Morocco reintroduces compulsory military service, one of many countries debating…

Water

New research reveals that microplastics can survive in mosquitos from…

Development

In this penultimate instalment of our monthly series of reports…

Crossword

Can you complete this month’s Geographical crossword puzzle?

Films

Ever since 1984, when the first TED conference took place,…


Education Partners

We think a university should be about empowering people to…

Travel Partners

Discover hidden depths to your favourite destinations with small ship…

Travel Partners

Travel The Unknown – Small group and tailor-made tours

Travel Partners

GREAT MOMENTS. TRULY EXCLUSIVE

Education Partners

Geography and Environmental Science at Natural Resources Institute, University of…

Travel Partners

North Star Cruises Australia conducts adventure-cruises all around the spectacular…

Education Partners

Our courses tackle the issues witnessed in today’s world, such…

Travel Partners

Intrepid Travel - The award winning small group, adventure travel…

Travel Partners

Cruising to the Heart of Nature

Partners

James Aldred in Conversation with Helen Macdonald

Travel Partners

Silversea Expeditions – taking you to some of the most…

Travel Partners

Coral Expeditions welcomes guests from all over the world on…

Travel Partners

A specialist expedition cruise agency with over 250 years’ combined…

Education Partners

Bath Spa is the university of choice for the study…

Education Partners

Department of Geography, Environment and Development Studies at Birkbeck, University…

Travel Partners

The world’s largest selection of professionally organised, natural history holidays

Travel Partners

Oceanwide Expeditions provides quality, unique, of the beaten track adventures…

Education Partners

Geography and Earth Sciences at Aberystwyth University

Charity Partners

Life-changing adventures with the Jubilee Sailing Trust

Education Partners

The University of Winchester was established in 1840 as a…

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PLACES

Deserts

Biosphere 2 was one of the most ambitious experiments in biospheric science.…

Forests

High-quality, affordable drones can revolutionise the way that landscape and vegetation data…

Mapping

A large-scale terrain mapping project makes Antarctica the best-mapped continent on Earth 

Mapping

Benjamin Hennig charts the impact of volcanoes on nearby human populations

OPINIONS

PEOPLE

I’m a Geographer

Simon Reeve is an author and TV presenter whose latest BBC show…

I’m a Geographer

Fearghal O’Nuallain is a geography teacher and explorer. His edited book, The…

Explorers

In the Indonesian archipelago of Raja Ampat, new measures to protect marine…

Explorers

Fifty years since the great Blue Nile was first traversed, Colonel John…

Cultures

Morocco reintroduces compulsory military service, one of many countries debating the ‘merits’…

Cultures

The small southern African nation of Eswatini has a rich history of…

PARTNER CONTENT – SIGMA

  • A vanishing idyll
    A vanishing idyll
    Few sights encapsulate the essence of summer better than a hay meadow in full bloom, and the season is when many wild flowers are at their peak and perfect for capturing with your camera
  • Rock art recording in southern Armenia
    Rock art recording in southern Armenia
    Recording ancient rock art 3,300m above sea levels with the SIGMA dp0 Quattro. Professor Dominic Powlesland, Director of the The Landscape Research Centre, describes these amazing finds
  • Bringing the Mary Rose back to life
    Bringing the Mary Rose back to life
    How the SIGMA dp2 Quattro camera is adding an extra dimension to our understanding of life on the Mary Rose during the 16th century
  • The Wider View
    The Wider View
    Wide-angle photography is perhaps the best way to recreate the natural human eye’s field-of-vision. But you’ll need specialist equipment and expertise to really do the images justice

Geographical Partner Content is editorial material that has been produced in association with a commercial partner. This is either created by the Geographical Partnership Team independently of the supporting partner, or supplied by the partner following a consultation with the editorial team to gauge suitability for the Geographical site. Regardless of the source, Partner Content strives to maintain the same degree of editorial standards associated with the rest of the Geographical website and aims to only present material that is relevant to Geographical’s audience.

NATURE

Wildlife

Unchecked tourism is potentially reducing the number of cheetah cubs that survive to…

Wildlife

The demand for horseshoe crab blood – vital for testing new medical…

Climate

Most plants thicken their leaves in response to higher carbon levels in…

Climate

Not just the preserve of flatulent cows, methane is causing problems on…

UK

RGS–IBG News

A new exhibition of photographs from the 1921 Everest expedition will be…

UK

New research demonstrates the harsh reality of UK immigration policy for Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee (BAMER)…

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain viewpoint, Laura Cole visits Kennington to look…

Discovering Britain

On this month's Discovering Britain trail, Laura Cole heads to Dungeness, a…