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‘Human Swan’ @sacha_dench who is speaking for the SES at Gaucho City on Tuesday 26 June. Sacha recently won the prestigious Britannia Trophy for her extraordinary adventure following migrating swans from Russia to Britain using a motorised paraglider. David Attenborough ...
So how did @sacha_dench overcome her fear of flying to become a ‘human swan’, flying 7,000 miles over 11 countries by #paramotor on a quest to save #bewick’s swans? You probably saw her incredible journey in the news last year, ...
Desert Island Discs recently gave a fascinating insight into the life of Sir Peter Lampl, businessman and philanthropist who has dedicated so much to improving social mobility. Favourite quotes: ‘I just wanted to help some kids’ and ‘You’ve got to ...
Thank you to @daktarisammcconnell and all who came to his wonderful talk ‘Discovering The Red Land’ at Gaucho City earlier this week. Pictured here with SES Chairman Neil Laughton in full Penny Farthing uniform! Do come to one of these ...
An incredible week of SES #pioneerswithpurpose continues Tuesday, leading #desert #explorer @daktarisammcconnell of @brit_exploring & @mcxped telling of discoveries in #africa & Middle East. Book in to grab a place (link in bio)@gauchogroup @cadogantate @Texenergy
SES Trustee Trevor Moss has brilliantly organised for the Eye of The Wind to be berthed in London, ahead of tonight’s Operation Drake 40th Anniversary reunion this evening. He even arranged for London Bridge to be raised! It’s going to ...
Heavily laden and on the way to London for SES flagship event of the year! Haven't got your ticket? Ideally book in online (link in bio) but you can pay on the door - just don't miss it!
#pioneerswithpurpose #oscarsofexploration ...
Just over 24 hours until the SES Explorer Awards 2018 at Imperial College, London, where @vobonline (pictured at the summit of K2!) will be presented with the inaugural SES Explorer of the Year Award. Join us at this fabulous event, ...
Last chance to grab a seat (and some drinks) at the Annual SES #pioneerswithpurpose Awards held at Imperial College on Tuesday 22nd May and meet some adventure expedition legends including @missemilypenn @vobonline and @mrmarkbeaumont . Hosted by our very own ...
Thank you to SES Elodie Sandford Explorer @alexbraczkowski for sending SES this stunning video of the magnificent tree-climbing #lions he had been following expedition in Queen Elizabeth National Park in #uganda. http://bit.ly/2KEXD1v
There are a few tickets left for the ...
Some of the incredible rock art seen by @daktarisammcconnell on his trek across the Eastern Desert in Egypt. Come to Sam’s talk for the SES at Gaucho City on Tuesday 29 May, tickets available on Eventbrite, link in our bio. ...
We’ve seen a sneak preview of a film to be shown for the first time at the SES Explorer Awards presentation evening next week. @Anirban Dutta Gupta, winner of the SES Neville Shulman Film Award 2017 is coming to London ...
SES @cadogantate Explorer 2014 OLIVIA TAYLOR led the Cambridge Zanskar Expedition to Ladakh in the Indian Himalayas 2014. The aim of the expedition was to study migration as a response to climate change. It’s well worth taking some time out ...
@mrmarkbeaumont Winner of the 2018 SES Global Achievement Award for his record breaking round the world in 78 days cycle. Mark and fellow Honorary SES Award Winners @missemilypenn and @vobonline will be guest speaking at the Awards on 22 May ...
SES Rivers Foundation Explorer 2015 @johnmitchell_90 led the SES Aberdeen-Guyana Expedition to study the effects of westernisation on the indigenous Amerindian population. He recounts a group of local children saved him from a potentially treacherous encounter:
Quadcopters are fantastic pieces ...
Back in November, SES Rivers Foundation Explorer 2017 @jamie_unwin and partner @hannahpollock22 set off on @standupfornature Project Kenya to seek out some of the heroes of conservation. Capturing what motivates these outstanding individuals to protect the region’s wildlife, Jamie and ...
Former SES Trustee Barry Moss tells us what is so special about the SES Explorer Awards: ‘I have been a Scientific Exploration Society award assessor since the beginning of the programme in 2012. A good expedition tells a good story ...
SES @cadogantate Explorer 2016 was Dr @andy.w.whitworth , leading ‘Exploration Sira’ to Peru. Here he recounts one surprising discovery high in the Sira Mountains. ‘Along with a team of Peruvian biologists and local guides, we headed into the upper reaches ...
One of the very first SES Explorer Awards was presented to the brilliant @amy_squirrel in 2013, to support the expedition she led to Selin Cuo, a 4,500m plateau in Tibet. Studies included monitoring how the endangered black-necked crane and other ...
SES Honorary Award Winner @missemilypenn: ‘We all have a role to play in tackling this issue, find the intersection between your superpower and the #plastic problem to see how you can help.’ Emily is guest speaker, along with @mrmarkbeaumont and ...
SES Explorer Award Winner 2015 @james_borrell pictured here on his SES supported expedition to Northern Madagascar. James is now an Award Assessor and said of his role.. ‘Every year I’m amazed to read so many applications from young scientists, around ...
Leading Desert Explorer @daktarisammcconnell is speaking at the next SES@Gaucho talk ‘Discovering The Red Land’ on Tuesday 29 May. Sam recently returned from trekking across the Eastern Desert of Egypt, from the Red Sea to the Nike, exploring pre-dynastic rock ...
One of the first SES Explorer Awards presented was in 2014 to @ryanburke44 , who as a PhD student in Oxford was studying Gelada monkeys in the Ethiopian highlands. During his time in the field, he shared post after post ...
SES @cadogantate Explorer 2017 @chrispoonian led an expedition to the Sinai Peninsular studying Bedouin coral reef fisheries last summer. Information gathered is being used to inform national management policy in the region, to increase awareness of traditional methods amongst diving ...
Congrats to SES Chairman @neillaughton1 - in yesterday’s Telegraph for hosting the world’s highest dinner party near the summit of Mount Everest! #classy
It’s a busy time for the SES in the days and weeks leading up to our Explorer Awards. One of the fun tasks is putting the winners’ goodie bags together! Join us 22nd May to find out who goes home ...
Another of our brilliant SES Explorer Awards committee members is Ed Cooper @e.a.s.cooper , who as leader of the #haigthomasexpediton was the first winner of the SES Zenith Explorer Award 2014. Here is a great tale he recounts from his ...
SES Trustee @diane.m.allen (pictured here in the Gobi Desert in 2017) is a valued and much respected Council Member, and particularly committed to the SES Explorer Awards. We asked her about her involvement:
How did you become involved with the ...
SES Inspirational Explorer 2015 @unmesh_piscis is a fish biologist based at the @bombaynaturalhistorysociety and has already discovered 5 new species of fish during his short career. He has also worked on many least known species including the most recently re-described ...
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to 2016 winner of the SES Neville Shulman Film Award, Aida Cuni Sanchez who with her film making partner @xavicicli enthralled the audience at the SES Explorer Awards last year with a stunning film from her expedition in ...

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‘Human Swan’ @sacha_dench who is speaking for the SES at Gaucho City on Tuesday 26 June. Sacha recently won the prestigious Britannia Trophy for her extraordinary adventure following migrating swans from Russia to Britain using a motorised paraglider. David Attenborough ...
So how did @sacha_dench overcome her fear of flying to become a ‘human swan’, flying 7,000 miles over 11 countries by #paramotor on a quest to save #bewick’s swans? You probably saw her incredible journey in the news last year, ...
Desert Island Discs recently gave a fascinating insight into the life of Sir Peter Lampl, businessman and philanthropist who has dedicated so much to improving social mobility. Favourite quotes: ‘I just wanted to help some kids’ and ‘You’ve got to ...
Thank you to @daktarisammcconnell and all who came to his wonderful talk ‘Discovering The Red Land’ at Gaucho City earlier this week. Pictured here with SES Chairman Neil Laughton in full Penny Farthing uniform! Do come to one of these ...
An incredible week of SES #pioneerswithpurpose continues Tuesday, leading #desert #explorer @daktarisammcconnell of @brit_exploring & @mcxped telling of discoveries in #africa & Middle East. Book in to grab a place (link in bio)@gauchogroup @cadogantate @Texenergy
SES Trustee Trevor Moss has brilliantly organised for the Eye of The Wind to be berthed in London, ahead of tonight’s Operation Drake 40th Anniversary reunion this evening. He even arranged for London Bridge to be raised! It’s going to ...
Heavily laden and on the way to London for SES flagship event of the year! Haven't got your ticket? Ideally book in online (link in bio) but you can pay on the door - just don't miss it!
#pioneerswithpurpose #oscarsofexploration ...
Just over 24 hours until the SES Explorer Awards 2018 at Imperial College, London, where @vobonline (pictured at the summit of K2!) will be presented with the inaugural SES Explorer of the Year Award. Join us at this fabulous event, ...
Last chance to grab a seat (and some drinks) at the Annual SES #pioneerswithpurpose Awards held at Imperial College on Tuesday 22nd May and meet some adventure expedition legends including @missemilypenn @vobonline and @mrmarkbeaumont . Hosted by our very own ...
Thank you to SES Elodie Sandford Explorer @alexbraczkowski for sending SES this stunning video of the magnificent tree-climbing #lions he had been following expedition in Queen Elizabeth National Park in #uganda. http://bit.ly/2KEXD1v
There are a few tickets left for the ...
Some of the incredible rock art seen by @daktarisammcconnell on his trek across the Eastern Desert in Egypt. Come to Sam’s talk for the SES at Gaucho City on Tuesday 29 May, tickets available on Eventbrite, link in our bio. ...
We’ve seen a sneak preview of a film to be shown for the first time at the SES Explorer Awards presentation evening next week. @Anirban Dutta Gupta, winner of the SES Neville Shulman Film Award 2017 is coming to London ...
SES @cadogantate Explorer 2014 OLIVIA TAYLOR led the Cambridge Zanskar Expedition to Ladakh in the Indian Himalayas 2014. The aim of the expedition was to study migration as a response to climate change. It’s well worth taking some time out ...
@mrmarkbeaumont Winner of the 2018 SES Global Achievement Award for his record breaking round the world in 78 days cycle. Mark and fellow Honorary SES Award Winners @missemilypenn and @vobonline will be guest speaking at the Awards on 22 May ...
SES Rivers Foundation Explorer 2015 @johnmitchell_90 led the SES Aberdeen-Guyana Expedition to study the effects of westernisation on the indigenous Amerindian population. He recounts a group of local children saved him from a potentially treacherous encounter:
Quadcopters are fantastic pieces ...
Back in November, SES Rivers Foundation Explorer 2017 @jamie_unwin and partner @hannahpollock22 set off on @standupfornature Project Kenya to seek out some of the heroes of conservation. Capturing what motivates these outstanding individuals to protect the region’s wildlife, Jamie and ...
Former SES Trustee Barry Moss tells us what is so special about the SES Explorer Awards: ‘I have been a Scientific Exploration Society award assessor since the beginning of the programme in 2012. A good expedition tells a good story ...
SES @cadogantate Explorer 2016 was Dr @andy.w.whitworth , leading ‘Exploration Sira’ to Peru. Here he recounts one surprising discovery high in the Sira Mountains. ‘Along with a team of Peruvian biologists and local guides, we headed into the upper reaches ...
One of the very first SES Explorer Awards was presented to the brilliant @amy_squirrel in 2013, to support the expedition she led to Selin Cuo, a 4,500m plateau in Tibet. Studies included monitoring how the endangered black-necked crane and other ...
SES Honorary Award Winner @missemilypenn: ‘We all have a role to play in tackling this issue, find the intersection between your superpower and the #plastic problem to see how you can help.’ Emily is guest speaker, along with @mrmarkbeaumont and ...
SES Explorer Award Winner 2015 @james_borrell pictured here on his SES supported expedition to Northern Madagascar. James is now an Award Assessor and said of his role.. ‘Every year I’m amazed to read so many applications from young scientists, around ...
Leading Desert Explorer @daktarisammcconnell is speaking at the next SES@Gaucho talk ‘Discovering The Red Land’ on Tuesday 29 May. Sam recently returned from trekking across the Eastern Desert of Egypt, from the Red Sea to the Nike, exploring pre-dynastic rock ...
One of the first SES Explorer Awards presented was in 2014 to @ryanburke44 , who as a PhD student in Oxford was studying Gelada monkeys in the Ethiopian highlands. During his time in the field, he shared post after post ...
SES @cadogantate Explorer 2017 @chrispoonian led an expedition to the Sinai Peninsular studying Bedouin coral reef fisheries last summer. Information gathered is being used to inform national management policy in the region, to increase awareness of traditional methods amongst diving ...
Congrats to SES Chairman @neillaughton1 - in yesterday’s Telegraph for hosting the world’s highest dinner party near the summit of Mount Everest! #classy
It’s a busy time for the SES in the days and weeks leading up to our Explorer Awards. One of the fun tasks is putting the winners’ goodie bags together! Join us 22nd May to find out who goes home ...
Another of our brilliant SES Explorer Awards committee members is Ed Cooper @e.a.s.cooper , who as leader of the #haigthomasexpediton was the first winner of the SES Zenith Explorer Award 2014. Here is a great tale he recounts from his ...
SES Trustee @diane.m.allen (pictured here in the Gobi Desert in 2017) is a valued and much respected Council Member, and particularly committed to the SES Explorer Awards. We asked her about her involvement:
How did you become involved with the ...
SES Inspirational Explorer 2015 @unmesh_piscis is a fish biologist based at the @bombaynaturalhistorysociety and has already discovered 5 new species of fish during his short career. He has also worked on many least known species including the most recently re-described ...
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to 2016 winner of the SES Neville Shulman Film Award, Aida Cuni Sanchez who with her film making partner @xavicicli enthralled the audience at the SES Explorer Awards last year with a stunning film from her expedition in ...

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