White Island eruption

The White Island volcano erupted on Monday 9 December 30 miles off the coast of New Zealand when 47 tourists were visiting for ‘volcano tourism’

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News roundup

A roundup of geography-related news that may be of interest to teachers and students

Australian wildfires

In Australia, the 2019/2020 fire season has seen abnormally high temperatures and vast wildfires

The coronavirus

The coronavirus is a form of the flu which attacks the respiratory system, making the young and the old particularly vulnerable

This is a new feature bringing together topical material for use in the classroom. Further content will be added in the coming months.