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Browse our in-person and online events, including our Monday night lectures, regional events and teacher CPD sessions. You can also watch a selection of our past talks.

 

 

 

ExhibitionCaptain Scott and group taken on return of Southern Party

Fine art Antarctic photography 1910 to 1917

View some of the most celebrated images taken in the Antarctic in an exhibition showcasing the photography of Frank Hurley and Herbert Ponting.

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Exhibition

Fine art Antarctic photography 1910 to 1917

View some of the most celebrated images taken in the Antarctic in an exhibition showcasing the photography of Frank Hurley and Herbert Ponting.

Monday night lecture

Might AI unleash Earth’s secrets?

This talk will discuss the potential for using AI to help us better understand (and perhaps predict) earthquakes and volcanoes.

Monday night lecture

The future of UK oil

Professor Gavin Bridge will share findings from a four year research project on the changing relations between global oil networks and the UK. 

Monday night lecture

Nine Quarters of Jerusalem

In Jerusalem, what you see and what is true are two different things. Join author Matthew Teller as he deconstructs some myths to show the Holy City in a new light.

Workshop

Educational visits coordinator training (EVC)

Essential training for new EVCs responsible for the policies and practice around risk management for out-of-school visits.

£252.00 - £280.00
Exhibition

Everest 1953

Join us to celebrate 20 years of Unlocking the Archives as we showcase outputs from our latest project digitising over 1,800 negatives and slides from this iconic expedition.

Exhibition

Everest 1953

Join us to celebrate 20 years of Unlocking the Archives as we showcase outputs from our latest project digitising over 1,800 negatives and slides from this iconic expedition.

Workshop

EVC update workshop

This course gives trained EVCs the opportunity to revalidate while looking at current issues and sharing good practice.

£252.00 - £280.00
Lecture

School member lecture: beyond sinking islands: climate change geopolitics in the South Pacific

This lecture explores how Tuvaluan climate adaptation and diplomacy has sought to create alternative futures in the South Pacific.

Collections event

Riverstone collections talk: photographing Everest and the Himalaya 1900-1924

Join the Society’s photography manager for a glass of wine, talk and display of original artefacts related to the early pioneers of photography in the Himalaya and on Everest.

Lecture

Geographical journeys: microlectures

An informal evening of short illustrated talks packed with tales of adventure and discovery to entertain and inspire.

£5.00 - £12.00
Lecture

The amazing power of very small teams: from the Polar regions to the Moon and everything in between

From the Wright Brothers, Hillary and Tenzing, and Apollo 13 astronauts, to Gilbert and Sullivan and Abbott and Costello, very small teams have transformed our appreciation of the world.

£0.00 - £5.00