Beauty and brutality

SARA Wheeler, travel writer and biographer, will share stories of the Polar Regions in a talk in Dundee on Tuesday evening.

Sara will uncover the beautiful, brutal reality of the Polar regions, telling stories about her seven months in Antarctica and many visits to the Arctic, including anecdotes, science, and the difference between the two places.

Sara spent seven months in Antarctica as the writer in residence of the US National Science Foundation.

Sara’s talk will take place on Tuesday, February 5 at 7.30 p.m. in Dundee University’s Tower Building, Perth Road, Dundee, DD1 4HN.

Tickets are £8 for adults, (redeemable if buying membership) and free for students, under 18s and for RSGS members.