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Infographics: An Introduction

For the 2014 RGS-IBG Conference held at the Royal Geographical Society I will be presenting in the poster session ‘Visualising Economic Geographies’ with a poster that focuses on the global impact of the temporary staffing industry. I have become interested … Continue reading

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UNESCO World Heritage Challenge: Frontiers of the Roman Empire

The Roman empire in the 2nd century AD stretched over 5,000km from the Atlantic coast of northern Britain, through Europe to the Black Sea, and from there to the Red Sea and across North Africa to the Atlantic coast. The … Continue reading

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Expanding knowledge using podcasts

In my teaching I’ve often been asked by students how to ‘read around the subject’ and what exactly this means, and whenever we talk through it students often complain they don’t have the time do so. I’ve often talked through … Continue reading

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Languages and Geography

I’m fascinated by languages and I wish I’d had the opportunity to learn more languages when I was younger. I use a lot of flashcards to help myself learn new languages and it occurred to me that it could be … Continue reading

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A Geographical Dinner

I have a favourite restaurant in Manchester: Tampopo. It does a range of East Asian foods. But, it also gives you a map as a place mat, with colour coded foods to allow you match the food to the country. … Continue reading

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Back in action soon…

You will have to forgive my absence in posting on this blog. I’m in the final stages of completing my PhD thesis. As soon as this is done normal service will resume on Eternal Exploration.

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A new photo blog by eternalexploration: Exploration Through a Lens

I have decided to start a new photo blog ‘Exploration through a lens‘ as an effort to develop my skills in photography, as well make more use of the photographs I take. Too many end up stored on a hard-drive … Continue reading

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