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THE HEBRIDES

by Paul Murton • Birlinn • £14.99 (softback)

ABOUT AFRICA

by Harry Hook • HIP Editions • £54 (hardback)

Oslo by JT Rogers

Oslo makes complex geopolitics a living, breathing spectacle
These 13 poignant infographics are in the running for the 2017 Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards
For this month’s Discovering Britain viewpoint, Laura Cole heads to Kinder Scout to celebrate the Mass Trespass of 85 years ago
Deadly heat waves could become more frequent in cities thanks to a combination of urbanisation and climate change
Prafulla Samantra led a 12-year legal battle against the Indian government’s plans to mine the Niyamgiri Hills, an oasis for biodiversity and rightful home of the Dongria Kondh people. He was awarded the 2017 Goldman Environmental Prize for his actions
Indigenous conservation schemes in Peru can be more effective than government-controlled efforts when it comes to curbing deforestation
Numerous low-lying Pacific islands have disappeared under rising seas
China’s central government is to shut down factories and punish local officials in the latest sweep of environmental crackdowns across the country

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