Andrew Benfield embarks on a mountain odyssey in his quest to get to the bottom of a mysterious legend. Could there be a hairy biped roaming the Himalayas?
This recording is from our annual Geographical journeys: microlectures event, where eight speakers had just 10 minutes each to share their geographical journeys in an illustrated talk.
The event was organised by the Society’s Younger Members' Committee.
Featured image: Anuj Adhikary
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