October 2014

 

GROWING PAINS

Mark Rowe looks at the challenges the world’s rapidly growing megacities pose

 

SABAH'S LOST WORLD

There’s hardly an inch of the planet that can’t be visited, but Nick Garbutt finds that Borneo’s Maliau Basin can still conjure mystery, intrigue and even foreboding

 

CHARTING THE CENTURY

In these extracts from their new book, Tim Bryars and Tom Harper show how the golden age of cartography has reflected 100 years of change

 

A HEATED DEBATE

Daniel Allen discovers how recent developments in Iceland’s geothermal power industry have generated a new mid-Atlantic rift

 

PHOTOSTORY: TRIBAL LIVING

The Hamers are one of Ethiopia’s larger tribes. Mitchell Kanashkevich explores their daily lives

 

EXPLORE 2014

Each November, the RGS–IBG brings together a mix of researchers and explorers at its annual expedition and fieldwork planning seminar. Here’s why it’s an event not to be missed

 

FOLLOWING IRAN'S LONGEST RIVER

Despite planning for every possibility, during his six-week expedition along Iran’s Karun River, Tom Allen discovered the most valuable piece of equipment was his ability to communicate

 

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