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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)

We are the UK's learned society and professional body for geography, supporting geography and geographers across the world.

Exhibition Road, London

Joined on 19 February, 2009

http://www.rgs.org

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For this weekend's #virtualviewpoint during lockdown, we're towering above the sea and gazing at 'Old Harry's Needles' at Handfast Point.

Find out the legends behind it's nickname and add it to your 'must-see list' to visit when restrictions are lifted:

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What does #Brexit mean in practice for the UK’s financial services? @drsarah_hall explains the changes facing the sector, and why it is experiencing continued uncertainty, in a new @geogdirections post:

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Our first 'Be: Inspired' event of 2021 takes us to the Great Steppe - Nick Fielding will uncover new information about the exploration of the steppes and explain some of the secrets of this region's vast and diverse history.

Mon, 25 Jan at 2:30pm.

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Are you interested in getting your research #project or #expedition funded? On 8 Feb, we'll be joined by global fundraising consultant, Craig Pollard, for an informative workshop with practical step-by-step guidance for #fundraising. More info:

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Replying to @jurassicg1rl: Just recorded my keynote lecture for @RGS_IBG on 20yr #worldheritage anniversary of #JurassicCoast. Join us 6.30pm, 1st F…

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Just recorded my keynote lecture for @RGS_IBG on 20yr #worldheritage anniversary of #JurassicCoast. Join us 6.30pm, 1st Feb for an incredible journey! Free to members, incl schools. Bookings:

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Replying to @BAS_News: Online learning for children (KS3/4): ‘Introducing Antarctica’ 🇦🇶

Experience the sights and sounds of #Antarctica, the colde…

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Replying to @RGS_IBGcnw: Just under one week until @ActforWildlife join us to talk about "Andean bears and people: coexistence through poverty reduc…

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Replying to @GeospatialC: If you use or collect coastal #geospatial data - please complete 5 min survey:

We need to find o…

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Answering yesterday's #GeographyOnline quiz question, the Plitvice Lakes are in Croatia and were formed within a mountainous karst area by sedimentations called tufa or travertine.

And today's question, what was the capital city of the Aztec empire and where was it located?

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Online learning for children (KS3/4): ‘Introducing Antarctica’ 🇦🇶

Experience the sights and sounds of #Antarctica, the coldest, windiest and least populated of the world’s continents -

#DiscoveringAntarctica @FCDOGovUK @RGS_IBG @RGS_IBGschools @GovBAT

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Nominations are open for the Ness Award, presented each year to travellers who've popularised geography and the wider understanding of our world. We caught up with 2020 Ness Award recipient @nancycampbelle to discuss what receiving the award meant to her.

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#Covid19 #vaccination programmes are underway in high-income countries, shining a light at the end of a dark tunnel. But is the monopoly on vaccine supplies leaving a bleaker picture for the third world?

Full article by @rory_horner via @geogdirections 👇

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Replying to @RGS_IBGschools: LAST CHANCE TO BOOK our CPD teaching you how to use earth observation data for teaching urbanisation, biodiversity, haz…

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LAST CHANCE TO BOOK our CPD teaching you how to use earth observation data for teaching urbanisation, biodiversity, hazards. Our 27 January online CPD includes a practical introduction to Landsat Explorer. Tickets only £35/45

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Replying to @OrdnanceSurvey: OS Net is a resilient nationwide network of 114 very accurately positioned GNSS base stations which are able to provide…

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Replying to @tomheapmedia: Another way to hear '39 Ways...' We're on 'Seriously' @BBCRadio4 for the relentlessly curious featuring @CamNatMat @MHRa…

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Another way to hear '39 Ways...' We're on 'Seriously' @BBCRadio4 for the relentlessly curious featuring @CamNatMat @MHRamage with @flimsin @RGS_IBG

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Next week we'll be joined by triathlete Andy Dickson who in 2020 completed two epic ultra-endurance journeys: the Frog Graham and the Frog Whitton. Tune in next week to hear his story of adventure and ambition!🚲

Joins us on 28 January at 6:30pm:

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The deadline for our Environment and Sustainability Research #Grants is fast approaching! This award offers £15,000 to researchers within 10 years of completing their PhD for #fieldwork support. Apply by 22 February 👉

📷 Tamzin Forster

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A recently published report 'What do graduates do?' by @LuminateLMI, explores the career destinations of graduates and highlights the increasingly vital need for #geographers in the graduate job market. Find out more:

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Answering yesterday's #GeographyOnline quiz question, George Washington gave a speech of only 135 words after being sworn into office.

Today's quiz question, which Croatian system of waterfalls and lakes is the result of travertine formations?

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Just under one week until @ActforWildlife join us to talk about "Andean bears and people: coexistence through poverty reduction." It's free to attend, follow the link to find out more!
@RGS_IBG @chesterzoo #Andeanbears #Geography #Bolivia #Andes #cheshire

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#Geography brings unique insights and spatial intelligence to policy and business decisions, from monitoring forest fires to tracking migration movements - see our consultations and case studies for practical examples of how we #usegeography here:

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If you use or collect coastal #geospatial data - please complete 5 min survey:

We need to find out more about how UK #coastal #data is used across different sectors to improve how it's collected and shared.

@UKHO #LiDAR #aerialphotography @Bluesky_int

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OS Net is a resilient nationwide network of 114 very accurately positioned GNSS base stations which are able to provide a rich data source of GNSS data.
Learn more from our Principal Research Scientist Steve Hancock: #everythinghappenssomewhere

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