May 2017 News Round Up

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

  1. Extra layer of tectonic plates discovered within Earth's mantle

  2. The great London property squeeze

  3. Why doesn't Australia have an indigenous treaty?

  4. Net migration to the UK falls 84,000 in 2016

  5. Plastic waste turned into clothes, to save our oceans

  6. Arctic stronghold of world's seeds flooded after permafrost melts

  7. Remote island has 'world's worst' plastic rubbish density

  8. TV dinners: The hidden cost of the processed food revolution

  9. Tourists really do seem to help to preserve wild animals

  10. China's big push for its global trade narrative

  11. World's biggest building project aims to make China great again

  12. Blowing in the wind. why do so many cities have poor east ends?

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