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The decades-long decline in hunger has now ended, despite the fact that…

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Podcasts

The April edition of The Geographical Podcast has arrived. This month, we…

Podcasts

For March's episode of The Geographical Podcast, we explore what a new…

Oceans

Scientists are discovering that narwhal tusks reveal a great deal about…

Crossword

Can you complete this month’s Geographical crossword puzzle?

Explorers

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

Climate

Climate change is bringing earlier, dangerous 'false springs', longer summers…

Wildlife

A victory for conservation, South Africa has announced plans to…

Energy

The UK has made little progress decarbonising heating, but a significant source…

Geopolitics

Tim Marshall is a British journalist, author, broadcaster and geopolitics…

Nature

The concept of 'natural capital', where the value of nature…

Cultures

The dramatic scenery of the Jurassic Coast and the fossils…

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain trail, Rory Walsh is sent…

Geophoto

Prestigious photography competition returns for a fourth year

Climate

Founded in the USA by Denis Hayes, Earth Day became…

Geophoto

Tom Goldner's project Do Brumbies Dream in Red? is an intimate portrayal…

Mapping

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

Opinions

The end of overpopulation? With scientific evidence suggesting that fertility is…

Wildlife

Not your usual tune: translating spider's silk into sound could…

Water

 Water scarcity is predicted to rise – two experts share…

RGS-IBG Events

To geologists, scientists and enthusiasts in-the-know, there are few environments…

Explorers

Polar explorer Felicity Aston and her Icelandic husband took on…


Education Partners

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

Travel Partners

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

Travel Partners

Travel The Unknown – Small group and tailor-made tours

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

Discover Geography at The University of Manchester

Travel Partners

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

Education Partners

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

Charity Partners

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

Education Partners

Build your career and boost your job prospects with a…

Charity Partners

Join an international wildlife charity in one of the most…

Education Partners

Geography degrees and courses at Durham focus on understanding the…

Travel Partners

Endeavour NZ deliver specialised itineraries, helping visitors forge unforgettable memories…

Education Partners

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

Charity Partners

Life-changing adventures with the Jubilee Sailing Trust

Travel Partners

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

Partners

James Aldred in Conversation with Helen Macdonald

Travel Partners

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

Education Partners

Manchester Met’s Writing School invites you to join its Creative…

Travel Partners

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Mountains

New collaborative research from the University of Oxford and the University of…

Mapping

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

Mapping

Not all passports are created equal

OPINIONS

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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…

I’m a Geographer

Peter Fretwell is a senior geographic information scientist at the British Antarctic…

Explorers

Applying Western geographical concepts to distant lands isn’t always a straightforward pursuit,…

Cultures

The dramatic scenery of the Jurassic Coast and the fossils hidden within…

Cultures

Dawn Starin learns more about the orchids being sipped, slurped and swallowed into…

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

A victory for conservation, South Africa has announced plans to reconsider its…

Wildlife

Not your usual tune: translating spider's silk into sound could open up…

Climate

Climate change is bringing earlier, dangerous 'false springs', longer summers and shorter…

Climate

Founded in the USA by Denis Hayes, Earth Day became a global…

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 this month’s Discovering Britain trail, Rory Walsh is sent to Coventry

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain Rory Walsh hears how student politics shaped…