Paul Rose

Paul Rose is vice president of the Royal Geographical Society, and chair of its Expeditions and Fieldwork Division. He was co-leader of National Geographic's 2013 Pristine Seas Expedition to the remote Russian archipelago of Franz Josef Land.

It’s in the wild places that we do our best thinking. So when I was stepped up to podium to moderate a forum on the Arctic for the National Geographic’s Great Energy Challenge initiative, it felt only right to open the session by apologizing for us all being inside. (See related video: Paul Rose and…