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Keep an eye on the world with Geographical
The complete digital archive of Geographical, dating back to May 1935, is now available to all subscribing schools and institutions.
Established in 1935, Geographical is the official magazine of the Royal Geographical Society and one of the leading magazines in its field, with stunning photography, great writing and first class design.
- Keep up to date with the world, its people and its places through our news pages and topical features on nature and conservation
- Explore far-flung cities, towns and villages. Meet their inhabitants and immerse yourself in their culture
- Discover weird and wonderful wildlife. Learn more about the world around you through insightful features and accomplished photography
In a time of unprecedented environmental and social change, never has knowledge of the world been more important. For an authoritative voice on geography, culture, wildlife and exploration institutions should look no further than Geographical, with the fully-searchable complete 82-year archive giving close to 1000 issues of informative content.
This issue of Geographical takes a look at the future of transportation. Highlights include:
• Can global aviation ever truly be green? Chris Fitch looks at the efforts of the airline industries to reduce carbon emissions and keep our skies clean. But is it pie in the sky thinking?
• A bold plan to completely pedestrianise a major highway in Brazil's biggest city could do wonders for the local communities. But who will really benefit and is it practical? Lottie Watters reports.
• The Madrid Metro system is celebrating its centenary. Jules Stewart looks at how the ambitious infrastructure project has transformed the city throughout its life.
Plus: How an isolated town in northern Norway has come back from the dead, exploring Sarawak's jungles, London's weird weather patterns, and all the latest geographical news.