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Geopolitical Hotspot

The enormity of COP26 is hard to overstate. But what geopolitical forces…

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Geopolitical Hotspot

The enormity of COP26 is hard to overstate. But what…

Wildlife

James Wallace, Chief Executive of Beaver Trust, shares an unlikely…

Opinions

Greenwashing is rife, making it difficult for consumers to judge…

Wildlife

The winners of the most hotly anticipated photography competition have…

Polar

Artist and geographer Nick Jones was appointed artist in residence…

Oceans

Photojournalist Tommy Trenchard joins a research expedition to the Saya…

Climate

So far, carbon offsets have focused mostly on tree-planting. But…

Development

In 2007, the African Union announced a hugely ambitious project…

Crossword

Can you complete this month’s Geographical crossword puzzle?

Oceans

Marine scientists are often too few and too underfunded to…

Wildlife

Indigenous marmosets are under threat from released pets and forest fragmentation

Wildlife

A rare encounter with a leopard in the mountains of…

Oceans

The Saildrone Surveyor, a type of uncrewed autonomous vehicle, has…

Geopolitical Hotspot

Tim Marshall is a journalist, broadcaster and author of Prisoners…

Geopolitics

Matthew Benwell, senior lecturer in human geography at Newcastle University,…

Climate

Australia has the highest per-capita use of rooftop solar power…

Cultures

'The British Isles' by Jamie Hawkesworth is a celebration of…

Wildlife

Ecoacoustics – a way to listen in closely to the…


Travel Partners

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

Education Partners

Study Climate Change, Physical Geography, and Environmental Science at Natural…

Charity Partners

Life-changing adventures with the Jubilee Sailing Trust

Charity Partners

Join an international wildlife charity in one of the most…

Charity Partners

Want to explore new cultures, meet new people and do…

Education Partners

Choose a world-class education and a bright future studying geography…

Education Partners

Explore the world’s most pressing social and environmental challenges in…

Travel Partners

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

Travel Partners

With Valletta being named European Capital of Culture for 2018,…

Education Partners

Build your career and boost your job prospects with a…

Travel Partners

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Travel Partners

Silversea Expeditions – taking you to some of the most…

Education Partners

Geography degrees and courses at Durham focus on understanding the…

Education Partners

Discover Geography at The University of Manchester

Education Partners

Broaden your understanding of our world from a social, economic,…

Education Partners

Discover your calling at the School of Geography at Queen…

Travel Partners

Discover the World - Creating Outstanding Holidays for over 30…

Partners

James Aldred in Conversation with Helen Macdonald

Education Partners

A world of possibilities, at the University of Edinburgh

Travel Partners

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

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PLACES

Forests

A new initiative to save mangrove forests in the Dominican Republic aims…

Deserts

The semi-autonomous Russian republic of Kalmykia sits at the forefront of global…

Mapping

A new, double-sided world map projection seeks to minimise the problems inherent…

Mapping

Not all passports are created equal

OPINIONS

PEOPLE

Explorers

Going out into the world’s wildernesses or performing extraordinary feats of endurance…

I’m a Geographer

Chris Morgan is an ecologist and award-winning conservationist, educator, TV host, film…

Explorers

Trapped at home in Vancouver during the pandemic, but with a travelogue…

Explorers

Polar explorer Felicity Aston and her Icelandic husband took on the challenge…

Cultures

'The British Isles' by Jamie Hawkesworth is a celebration of free adventure…

Cultures

Hadani Ditmars explores the Iranian neighbourhoods of Vancouver, where the mountainous backdrop…

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

James Wallace, Chief Executive of Beaver Trust, shares an unlikely tale of…

Wildlife

The winners of the most hotly anticipated photography competition have been announced

Polar

Artist and geographer Nick Jones was appointed artist in residence for the…

Climate

So far, carbon offsets have focused mostly on tree-planting. But a marketplace…

UK

UK

Every year a group of dedicated volunteers measures the last remaining snow…

RGS–IBG News

Histories of exploration have become an increasingly popular area of research over…

Discovering Britain

For Discovering Britain this month Rory Walsh searches for the ‘Great British…

Discovering Britain

For Discovering Britain this month Rory Walsh visits a unique London tree