The Geographer Spring 2009

The Geographer Spring 2009 The newsletter of the Palin talk marks 100 years of Geography at University of Edinburgh Royal Scottish Geographical Society In This Edition... • Nick Crane Goes  To School · Country In Focus:  Discover Greenland – Where The Weather Is Out Of Its Mind · On The Map:  John Thomson’s Atlas Of Scotland · Opinions On Energy:  Turner Lecture, Energy Options, Biofuels · Off The Beaten Track:  The Tuamotus And The Marquesas “..we need more than ever to keep in touch with the rest of the world, to see how others are coping and hopefully to learn something along the way”. Michael Palin Photograph © Chris Blott · Reader Offer: Travel  Book – A Slow Guide To England · University News,  SAGT News plus other news, comments, books... RSGS – Making Connections between People, Places & the Planet