Department of Geography
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Sheffield Geography named as one of the top 10 geography departments worldwide
The 2021 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) by ShanghaiRanking places Sheffield 9th in the world for Geography.
How technology can help predict eruptions
Andrew McGonigle has leveraged drones and other advanced technologies in an effort to better predict volcanic activity—and save lives.The Washington Post
Climate urbanism researcher honored with award for outstanding contributions to climate science
Professor Vanesa Castán Broto, from the Urban Institute at the University of Sheffield, has received an AXA Award for her outstanding contribution to climate science. The Award is endowed with €50,000.