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Instead of the shock which most of the world experienced last November,…

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Mapping

The spatial distribution of healthcare workers globally tells us a lot about…

Competitions

An evening discussing Oman’s rich marine heritage. Fifty Geographical readers get to…

Geopolitics

Instead of the shock which most of the world experienced…

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain, Laura Cole visits a viewpoint…

Oceans

A study of various fish populations has found dramatic reductions…

Geophoto

The seasonal changes of September promise much photographic potential for…

Oceans

Shipping traffic can increase lightning strikes, according to a pioneering…

Polar

New documentary travels to remote Antarctica to unpack the complex…

I’m a Geographer

Clive Hamilton is an Australian author and Professor of Public Ethics…

Development

Cambodia has stopped selling its sand overseas, a move that…

Forests

After an ‘unprecedented’ surge northwards into New Jersey, New York…

Oceans

The deaths of these majestic creatures had remained an unsolved…

Geopolitics

As the 50th anniversary of Gibraltar’s historical 1967 sovereignty referendum…

Geopolitical Hotspot

What happens when a UN stabilisation mission leaves a country in which…

Films

An epic journey alongside the nomadic crew of the Infinity…

Wildlife

As part of New Zealand’s plan to cull millions of…

RGS-IBG Events

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

Crossword

Can you complete this month’s Geographical crossword puzzle?

Oceans

A project to map the ocean floor is raising concerns…

Forests

The historic end of civil war in Colombia has had…

RGS–IBG News

Following a year of consultation, the Council of the Royal…

Climate

Geographical’s regular look at the world of climate change. This…


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WORLDWATCH

  • Naomi Klein – System Shock
    Naomi Klein – System Shock
    Instead of the shock which most of the world experienced last November, when it transpired that Donald Trump had upset the odds to become the 45th President of the United States of America, Naomi Klein saw only the logical culmination of everything she had studied throughout her career becoming personified…
    September 22, 2017
  • Hill of Secrets
    Hill of Secrets
    For this month’s Discovering Britain, Laura Cole visits a viewpoint in Wiltshire for a look at the largest prehistoric man-made mound in Europe
    September 22, 2017
  • Where have all the old fish gone?
    Where have all the old fish gone?
    A study of various fish populations has found dramatic reductions in the proportion of older fish, something that spells trouble for the overall stability of population
    in Oceans
    September 21, 2017
  • Season of Change – photographing the harvest
    Season of Change – photographing the harvest
    The seasonal changes of September promise much photographic potential for your camera, but the variety of subjects and their proximity also means there are key practical considerations to master in order to get pictures that will meet your ambitions
    September 18, 2017
  • Healthy planet
    Healthy planet
    The spatial distribution of healthcare workers globally tells us a lot about levels of development and wealth around the world
    in Mapping
    September 16, 2017
  • Exhausts from shipping lanes worsen lightning storms
    Exhausts from shipping lanes worsen lightning storms
    Shipping traffic can increase lightning strikes, according to a pioneering study by the American Geophysical Union
    in Oceans
    September 15, 2017

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Forests

After an ‘unprecedented’ surge northwards into New Jersey, New York and Connecticut,…

Forests

The historic end of civil war in Colombia has had unforeseen consequences…

Mapping

The spatial distribution of healthcare workers globally tells us a lot about…

Mapping

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OPINIONS

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I’m a Geographer

Clive Hamilton is an Australian author and Professor of Public Ethics at Charles…

Explorers

Charles Stevens explores the landscape, history and peoples of the Panj Valley,…

I’m a Geographer

Rodrigue Katembo risked his life to expose the corruption behind illegal oil exploration…

I’m a Geographer

Kerstin Forsberg is the director of Planeta Océano, a marine conservation organisation…

Cultures

Of the approximately 7,000 languages thought to be alive, the eight most…

Cultures

After years of debate, the German alphabet has got a new letter,…

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  • 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
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    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
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    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

Over a two-year period, a new species of plant or animal was…

Wildlife

As part of New Zealand’s plan to cull millions of predators, scientists…

Polar

New documentary travels to remote Antarctica to unpack the complex science behind…

Climate

Geographical’s regular look at the world of climate change. This month, Marco…

UK

RGS–IBG News

Following a year of consultation, the Council of the Royal Geographical Society…

RGS–IBG News

Recognising excellence: Professor Sir Gordon Conway and Lindsey Hilsum receive Royal Medals

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain, Laura Cole visits a viewpoint in Wiltshire…

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain trail, Laura Cole travels to the seaside…