The coronavirus

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

COVID-19: When the world turned upside down

An in-depth look into the repercussions of the spread of COVID-19

Graffiti art during COVID-19: community representation

Exploring 28 graffiti images (and posters) which have sprung up around London during COVID-19

A conversation with Francisca Rockey and Louis Smith Lassey from Black Geographers

A community interest company working to tackle the erasure of black people in geography

Australian wildfires

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

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’

Cyclone Nivar

In late November 2020 a cyclone called Nivar hit India, only the third cyclone to make landfall since May 2020

FT for schools

FT for schools subscriptions are available to students aged 16-19, their teachers and schools around the world

News roundup

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

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