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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 month we explore a new outlet for the illegal wildlife trade. Reports of seized jaguar skulls and skins are on the rise in Latin America and conservationists are concerned that a formal market is opening up. Plus, how effective is carbon offsetting? Can it ever be a substitute for lowering emissions. And, we examine the consequences of our insatiable demand for the most mined mineral on Earth: sand.