Enduring Eye: the Antarctic legacy of Ernest Shackleton and Frank Hurley

Honouring the achievements of Sir Ernest Shackleton and the men of the Endurance Expedition of 1914-1917, newly digitised images reveal previously unseen details of the crew’s epic struggle for survival both before and after their ship was destroyed.

Explore South West 2019

A one day seminar for anyone planning expeditions and field research overseas, with a focus on self-led student projects.

Globalisation and the future of the city - Dr Robert Cowley

Rob describes the processes of globalisation and outlines some changes in the way cities have become imagined relating to these processes.  He identifies four internationally influential sets of ideas which offer urban solutions and illustrates how these ideas have been put into practice on the ground.

Hidden histories of women and exploration - Dr Sarah Evans

Dr Sarah Evans will speak about women’s participation in RGS-supported expeditions between 1913 and 1970.