May 2017 News Round Up

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

  1. Iceland's glacier guides: Tourism under climate change

  2. Why are so many young Greeks turning to farming?

  3. What will happen to the Irish border after Brexit?

  4. Eden on ice: seed banks in pictures

  5. Sri Lanka races to rescue flood victims as toll rises

  6. Sea levels are rising at triple the pace since 1990, find scientists

  7. Call to raise retirement age to at least 70

  8. Scientists warn US coral reefs are on course to disappear within decades

  9. Africa is not poor, we are stealing its wealth

  10. UK achieves solar power record as temperatures soar

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

  12. The great London property squeeze

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