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Royal Scottish Geographical Society shared a link.March 27th, 2015 at 3:27pm
US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko are about to undertake a 12-month tour of duty on the International Space Station.

It will be the longest continuous stay anyone has had aboard the 400km-high orbiting platform.
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Royal Scottish Geographical Society shared a link.March 27th, 2015 at 2:02pm
A brilliant article from the BBC on women's rights and the most powerful job in the world. Have women's rights changed enough for Hillary Clinton to take the White House?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-31967516
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Royal Scottish Geographical Society shared a link.March 27th, 2015 at 10:33am
A 200 year old geological map by William Smith of England, Wales and parts of Scotland has been rediscovered by The Geological Society who knew they had it but just couldn't find it! Happily it has now been rediscovered! Sadly the BBC's website won't link the image through so click the link below to see it.
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Royal Scottish Geographical Society updated their status.March 26th, 2015 at 9:51am
Thursday's Thought:

"If you cannot always do all that you pretend, perhaps you can do more than you fear."

-Rory Stewart OBE FRSL MP
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Royal Scottish Geographical Society added a new photo.March 25th, 2015 at 4:06pm
RSGS is looking for volunteers! Our visitor centre is re-opening on April 7th. We are looking for people who would like to help open the centre for daily public visits and show people around our exhibits. Please call the RSGS office on 01738 455 050 for more information. Please share.
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