December 2013 issue out now!
Our December issue is now in the shops and available digitally. Features include:
Photostory: Homeland in perpetuity
A selection from this year’s Landscape Photographer of the Year competition, which once again highlights the beauty of the British countryside
Going with the flow
Inspired by stories of European adventurers exploring the great West African rivers, Jason Florio follows the course of the River Gambia, from its source in Guinea to its mouth in its namesake
Naming the un-named
Adrian Fox and Kate Bazeley explore the history of place naming in Antarctica and reveal how cartographers and explorers have concocted a rich variety of names for locations and features across the frozen continent
Arnaud Guiguitant reports from Bangka Island in Indonesia, where the global success of smartphones and tablet computers has sparked a frantic tin rush
Robbie Shone explores the network of moulins and ice caves that riddle the Gorner Glacier in the Swiss Alps
Cats and cowboys
Daniel Allen reports on the growth of ecotourism in Encontro das Aguas State Park, South America’s jaguar haven
And don’t forget…
… our regular features including a round-up of the latest geographical and climate science news; a hotspot focus on The Gambia; seasonal tips on photographing reindeer; a chilly Essential Gear feature from a man who spent nine months conducting medical research on the East Arctic Plateau; an RGS-IBG Discovering Britain walk that looks at the geology and landslides of South Devon’s coastline; an interview with the inventor of the Mappiness app; and lots, lots more
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