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Try telling a geographer not to travel, and you’re almost definitely arguing a lost cause.
In 1916, Sherif Hussein, ruler of the Hijaz region of western Arabia and guardian of the Muslim holy cities of Mecca and Medina, offered the British a military alliance in the war against the Ottoman Empire
The world competes over connectivity, through which information, resources and talent flow, argues Khanna
Alison Jolly first visited Madagascar in 1962 and, over the following decades, established a soaring reputation as a primatologist with an endless fascination for lemurs
In alarmingly direct fashion, Morton opens with two questions: ‘Do you believe the risks of climate change merit serious action aimed at lessening them?’ and ‘Do you think that reducing an industrial economy’s carbon-dioxide emissions to near zero is very…
The prestigious CIWEM photography competition reveals the year’s best images and video aimed at putting environmental issues at the fore
New exhibition by painter-explorer Tony Foster depicts natural beauty around the world, as nominated by distinguished ‘luminaries’
Brace yourself for Embrace of the Serpent – it explores the dark and difficult history of colonialism in the Colombian rainforest, from the eyes of the people that lived there

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