We inspire and inform people, to help provide solutions to some of the world's most complex and urgent geographical problems

Voices of the Earth

Stories of exploration and inspiration, gathered from the archives and networks of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society by Jo Woolf.

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Author: Susan Watt

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Climate Solutions

Sign up to one of our Climate Solutions courses today, and be sure that you are playing your part for the future of the planet.

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Author: James Cave

The Geographer

We publish an attractive and informative quarterly magazine, The Geographer.

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Author: Susan Watt

James Croll and his Adventures in Climate and Time

Bursting with energy and colour, this is the story of the inspirational C19th Scottish climate scientist told in an exciting new way for young secondary school students.

Climate Emergency Summits

Our Climate Emergency Summits provide a space for motivated people from across the sectors to come together in a safe and open workshop environment to offer solutions to the climate emergency.

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Author: James Cave

Horrible Geography of Stunning Scotland

Our addition to the suite of engaging and informative Horrible Geography books for children!

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Upcoming Events

  • Fair Maid's House Tour - 28th June

    The Royal Scottish Geographical Society has created a unique tour around the beautiful Fair Maids House of Perth. Read more

  • Fair Maid's House Tour - 13th July

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Latest Blogs

  • Shackleton’s last ship

    ‘The Quest,’ wrote Alexander Macklin, ‘is a little “she-devil”, lively as they are made.  She has many uncomplimentary things said of her, and deserves all of them.’ Read more

  • Why is it flooding? And what can we do to stop it?

    This spring we have seen a number of extreme local flooding incidents, but what is causing them, and what can we do to stop it? Read more

  • How to make business more sustainable

    It is widely recognised that the private sector has a big role to play to meet global climate commitments and contributing towards a more sustainable economy. Since the Paris climate agreement, many companies have acted voluntarily. Recognising that acting responsibly as a business is not only the right thing to do, but it can also create new opportunities... Read more