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The Population Geography Research Group in the Royal Geographical Society with IBG has announced its winner of the 2021 Bob Woods Postgraduate Dissertation prize.

An image of A68A iceberg approaching the island of South Georgia (14 December 2020). The left hand part of the image are clouds.

Scientists monitoring the giant A68A Antarctic iceberg from space reveal that a huge amount of fresh water was released as it melted around the sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia.

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Governments need to be careful about the messaging around compulsory mask wearing to ensure the policy is fully effective, say researchers.

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The accelerating melting of the Himalayan glaciers threatens the water supply of millions of people in Asia, new research warns.

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The University of Leeds is making the single biggest investment in its history to achieve a low carbon future.