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Climate

Protestors from the global south were physically removed yesterday from…

Cultures

Can 3D printing play a role in enabling museums to…

Climate

Climate NGOs point fingers at nations holding back climate crisis…

Climate

The Paris Agreement has reached adolescence. Its final stages of…

Climate

A report presented at COP25 highlights the trouble with tourism,…

Development

Half the world’s population currently has access to the internet,…

Cultures

The four-day week is often held as being of benefit…

Crossword

Can you complete this month’s Geographical crossword puzzle?

Competitions

The Ordnance Survey has opened applications to become one of…

I’m a Geographer

Victorien Erussard is the co-leader and president of the Energy Observer…

Climate

For the 25th time in history, the United Nations has…

Wildlife

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year’s Rising Star winner brings…

Opinions

Stateless communities are facing numerous challenges at the UN, not…

RGS–IBG News

For anyone fascinated by our planet’s people, places and environments,…

Energy

Abandoned coal mines contain a precious resource in the warm…

Mapping

From Leonardo da Vinci’s genius and the history of Starbucks,…

RGS-IBG Events

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

Climate

Marco Magrini wonders if the annual gathering of world leadership…

Explorers

Joseph Frey, governor of The Royal Canadian Geographical Society, discusses…


Travel Partners

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

Travel Partners

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

Travel Partners

Coral Expeditions welcomes guests from all over the world on…

Education Partners

Study with the School of Geography at Queen Mary

Travel Partners

Silversea Expeditions – taking you to some of the most…

Travel Partners

Bringing the ‘French Touch’ to travelling the world’s oceans

Charity Partners

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

Education Partners

Geography at Durham focuses on understanding some of the world’s…

Charity Partners

Life-changing adventures with the Jubilee Sailing Trust

Education Partners

University of Malta – International Collaborative Programmes

Travel Partners

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

Travel Partners

From pioneering itineraries through the Northwest Passage by ship, to…

Education Partners

Bath Spa is the university of choice for the study…

Education Partners

Flexible programmes and gold quality teaching – plus stunning scenery…

Travel Partners

Travel The Unknown – Small group and tailor-made tours

Education Partners

University of Hertfordshire – Geography, Environment and Agriculture degrees

Education Partners

We think a university should be about empowering people to…

Travel Partners

Discover the World - Creating Outstanding Holidays for over 30…

Travel Partners

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

Education Partners

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

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PLACES

Deserts

Now in its fourth year, this annual lecture series highlights Oman’s flourishing…

Forests

The lead author of a scientific study, which claimed that planting trees…

Mapping

From Leonardo da Vinci’s genius and the history of Starbucks, to failing…

Mapping

How do you usually travel to work? Question 41 in the last…

OPINIONS

  • The challenges faced by stateless communities at the UN
    The challenges faced by stateless communities at the UN
    Stateless communities are facing numerous challenges at the UN, not least of which is just being heard in the first place
  • The science against fracking
    The science against fracking
    The UK’s new moratorium on shale gas extracted by fracking came as a surprise to many given the government’s steadfast support for the industry in the face of fierce local opposition. The moratorium is based on evidence of local micro-earthquakes around the wells, but the impacts from fracking extend beyond…
  • Why a tree-planting surge is vital in 2020 - the ‘super year’ for nature
    Why a tree-planting surge is vital in 2020 - the ‘super year’ for nature
    Ben Fogle is a broadcaster, writer, adventurer, UN Patron of the Wilderness, and chair of Nature 2030
  • WHO shines a light on the global vision crisis
    WHO shines a light on the global vision crisis
    More than two billion people globally have uncorrected poor vision, something that can be corrected with a simple pair of glasses. As the WHO releases the first ever global analysis of the state of poor vision, James Chen, founder of Vision for a Nation and Clearly shows how concerted action…

PEOPLE

I’m a Geographer

Victorien Erussard is the co-leader and president of the Energy Observer expedition, the…

Explorers

Joseph Frey, governor of The Royal Canadian Geographical Society, discusses the latest…

I’m a Geographer

Louise Callaghan is the Middle East correspondent for the Sunday Times and…

I’m a Geographer

How the best-selling author is making complex matters of geography accessible for…

Cultures

Can 3D printing play a role in enabling museums to ‘decolonise’ and…

Cultures

The four-day week is often held as being of benefit to human…

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

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NATURE

Wildlife

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year’s Rising Star winner brings us a…

Wildlife

A new animation produced by the charity Born Free raises the issue…

Climate

Protestors from the global south were physically removed yesterday from the Madrid…

Climate

Climate NGOs point fingers at nations holding back climate crisis efforts

UK

RGS–IBG News

For anyone fascinated by our planet’s people, places and environments, gift membership…

UK

The story of Margate is one of early success, severe downturn and,…

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain viewpoint, Rory Walsh visits the leaning tower…

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain trail, Rory Walsh follows fictional footsteps in…