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Royal Scottish Geographical SocietyAugust 31st, 2015 at 4:02pm
Something fun for your evening commute. If you have a Geography degree, how many of these ring true? All 13 or just a few?
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Royal Scottish Geographical Society added 4 new photos.August 31st, 2015 at 11:26am
Do you know somebody who would be interested in becoming a member of RSGS? If you have friends who have an interest in: geography, travel, current affairs, world history, geology, exploration, adventure, extreme sports, nature, literature and so much more then introduce them to RSGS. Along with our annual talks programme, Inspiring People, we also offer our members magazines, newsletters, academic journals, members' days plus access to our fascinating visitor centre and Explorers' Room. Please share our post and introduce a friend to us today!
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Royal Scottish Geographical SocietyAugust 30th, 2015 at 11:09am
Calling all Geography teachers, we are offering another CPD session from 1600-1730 on Thursday September 10th. Details are below, please call the office on 01738 455050 if you are interested.

Scotland beneath your feet II: disaster and resource
(Upper Primary 2nd Level)
Try a series of ‘hands-on’ activities to develop pupil understanding of the processes that can cause global natural hazards, whilst also affecting Scotland. Consider the crucial role played by Scotland's Earth resources. See how to use Earth science activities to motivate and enthuse pupils in the primary classroom, whilst developing their own understanding of Earth processes and promoting their thinking and investigational skills.
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Royal Scottish Geographical SocietyAugust 28th, 2015 at 3:47pm
Here at HQ we are really looking forward to Lindsey Hilsum's talk for RSGS on Sep 15th at AK Bell Library in Perth. Lindsey's talk, entitled Migrants, Travellers and Journalists - The Explorers of the 21st Century, will be a fascinating insight into her career and current job as Channel 4 News' International Editor. Tickets for Lindsey's talk can be bought via our website by using the link below.
http://rsgs.org/event/migrants-travellers-and-journalists-the-explorers-of-the-21st-century/
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Royal Scottish Geographical SocietyAugust 27th, 2015 at 11:20am
Thursday's Thought:

"Geography is just physics slowed down, with a couple of trees stuck in it."

- Terry Pratchett
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