July 2017 News Round Up

A selection of geographical stories that have made the headlines this month

  1. Globalisation: the rise and fall of an idea that swept the world

  2. Strong earthquake kills two on Greek Island of Kos

  3. All hell breaks loose as tundra thaws

  4. South Wales valleys action plan for 7,000 new jobs

  5. Cornwall flooding: Massive flash flood hits Cornish village, destroying homes

  6. Why is India drilling deep into an earthquake hotspot?

  7. Russia: A resurgent superpower?

  8. Beauty spot or landscape blot? Computer trained to judge scenery

  9. Nepal: Economic migrants spark unlikely shifts in power

  10. Neoliberalism has conned us into fighting climate change as individuals

  11. How reunification could ruin Cyprus's natural beauty

  12. One of these places will be the UK City of Culture in 2021

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