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Upcoming Collections event...

Be inspired: Dr Edward Wilson: Antarctic explorer and Scott’s confidant and friend - Isobel Williams

[In-person] A look at the life of ornithologist, natural historian, physician and artist Edward Wilson, who ultimately perished with Scott after reaching the South Pole in 1912.

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Be inspired: Unbound beauty: Venezuela in the Wiley Digital Archive - Dr Sherezade García Rangel

Explore historical accounts of Venezuela and its people, and uncover what role might these they still play.

Be Inspired: The relief models of Sir L. Dudley Stamp - George Tobin

George’s talk will explore the fascinating collection of relief models held at the Society which represent a significant component of Stamp’s life work.

Be Inspired: Unarticulated narratives of women on David Livingstone’s Expeditions - Kate Simpson

Kate explores the RGS-IBG’s digital library to identify the African women in the expeditions of David Livingstone.

Antipodes on the page - Eugene Rae

Antipodes on the page looks at the European encounter with Australia and New Zealand from the early navigators and first colonists through to the period of inland exploration.