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Published in the UK since 1935, Geographical is the official magazine of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).

Geography, culture, wildlife and exploration, illustrated with superb photography.

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Graeme Gourlay
Graeme has been running magazine and digital publishing businesses for more than 15 years. He founded DIVE Magazine in 1995 and has since taken over Geographical, Christian Aid News and The Environment Magazine. Before setting up his own publishing company he was Assistant Editor of the Sunday Times and had been News Editor of the Sunday Times and News and then Features Editor of The Mail on Sunday.


Simon Simmons
Simon has been involved publishing for 25 years and has been employed by the largest of publishers including Associated Newspapers and Metro International in senior operational roles. Throughout the last 25 years he has worked in most areas of a publication including editorial, circulation, distribution, printing, classified and display advertising.


Katie is Editor of Geographical. Previously its staff writer she continues to write long-form features for the magazine and can be reached at, [email protected]


Jacob is a passionate storyteller and Staff Writer at Geographical. He graduated with a master’s in biological sciences in 2017 and is committed to delivering the best of Earth’s stories to the magazine’s readers,  [email protected]