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Geopolitics

From using too much electricity to stepping out the back door, a…

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Where in the World?

Identify this country using the following clues

Crossword

Can you complete this month’s Geographical crossword puzzle?

RGS–IBG News

The 2018 Land Rover Bursary recipients have returned from the…

Films

In this moving, sometimes harrowing film from director Anthony Woodley,…

Opinions

Andrea Rasca is the founder of Mercato Metropolitano, a vibrant food market…

RGS–IBG News

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

RGS–IBG News

The Society’s Chartered Geographer (CGeog) scheme is the only internationally…

Climate

Parkesine, celluloid and Bakelite – the first three kinds of…

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain trail, Laura Cole climbs the…

Geophoto

Flat and level landscapes might not have much to offer…

Development

The five winners include schemes to eliminate plastic waste and…

Films

A brutal, hard-hitting coming-of-age tale that doesn’t hold its punches

Opinions

Kate Robertson is the co-founder of One Young World, an…

Geophoto

Winning entries include meerkats, zebra sharks and courting nudibranches

Explorers

Nearly two decades after the mystery 1947 disappearance of a…

Expeditions

Katie Burton tries out Google’s latest products to find out…

I’m a Geographer

Mikael Frödin is a Swedish-born professional fly fisherman turned environmental…

Oceans

The UN’s World Ocean Day is a day to celebrate…

Water

The discovery a long ‘tongue’ of ice beneath a glacial…

Development

Biochar was once heralded as a miracle product, one that…

Mapping

Benjamin Hennig explains two cartograms which demonstrate the global water…

Nature

Breathe easier this World Environment day with this collection of…


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

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Education Partners

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Travel Partners

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Education Partners

Our courses tackle the issues witnessed in today’s world, such…

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A specialist expedition cruise agency with over 250 years’ combined…

Travel Partners

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

Charity Partners

Life-changing adventures with the Jubilee Sailing Trust

Travel Partners

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Education Partners

University of Malta – International Collaborative Programmes

Education Partners

Top in Wales and joint top in the UK for…

Education Partners

The University of Winchester was established in 1840 as a…

Education Partners

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Travel Partners

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

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PLACES

Forests

The first payment under the Redd+ scheme to conserve tropical forests has…

Forests

Several factors are contributing to extreme deforestation in Haiti, with the poor…

Mapping

Benjamin Hennig explains two cartograms which demonstrate the global water security threat

Mapping

Following the collapse of the upstream tailings dam in Brumadinho, Brazil, Benjamin…

OPINIONS

PEOPLE

Explorers

Nearly two decades after the mystery 1947 disappearance of a plane was…

I’m a Geographer

Mikael Frödin is a Swedish-born professional fly fisherman turned environmental activist. In…

I’m a Geographer

Dr Evan Killick is a senior lecturer in Anthropology and International Development…

I’m a Geographer

Andre Laperrière is executive director at the Global Open Data for Agriculture…

Cultures

Peruvian community gains official language recognition

Cultures

White people’s eating habits in the US have a higher environmental impact…

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NATURE

Wildlife

 A ten-year analysis of chimpanzees has revealed that the presence of humans…

Wildlife

The return of the pine marten to UK forests has been celebrated…

Climate

Parkesine, celluloid and Bakelite – the first three kinds of plastics ever…

Climate

A 50-year look at the activity of aphids, moths, butterflies and birds…

UK

RGS–IBG News

The 2018 Land Rover Bursary recipients have returned from the field. The…

RGS–IBG News

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

Discovering Britain

For this month’s Discovering Britain trail, Laura Cole climbs the Devil’s Staircase,…

Discovering Britain

Laura Cole visits the lowest point in Britain at 2.7 metres below…