March 2017 News Round Up

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

  1. Inside an active volcano - Merapi
    Inside an active volcano - Merapi
  2. Cyclone Debbie: Experts fear damage to Great Barrier Reef

  3. Access to drinking water around the world - in five infographics

  4. The Cinta Large and the curse of the diamonds

  5. Food trade drains global water sources at 'alarming rates'

  6. Searching for the gem that could lift them out of poverty: emerald mining in Colombia.

  7. Norway is the happiest country on Earth, according to a report. Why Nordic countries are doing so well?

  8. Sea level rise: Miami and Atlantic city fight to stay above water

  9. Hans Rosling: population prophet: Five final thoughts

  10. Cape Verde in pictures: Living with volcanoes

  11. New demands on Antarctica threaten its future as a haven for climate change science research

  12. Amazon jungle faces death spiral of drought and deforestation, warns scientists

  13. What happens to an economy when a country has an unexpected influx of tourists? Iceland offers lessons about impact on cities, environment and food supply

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