Qanat are underground water channels developed during ancient times to carry water using gravity via a gentle downward slope.
Listed here are seven intriguing books about geography that are a great addition to any geographer’s collection.
There exists a geographic point where two of the largest countries in the world are only separated by a 2.4 miles but are 21 hours apart.
A pantograph was one of the ways used to either reduce or enlarge the size of a map while reproducing an accurate copy of the original map.
Here is a handpicked selection of seven of the most intriguing maps published online and in print in 2016.
Teacher Eric Nelson has create a fantasy geography called that combines his love of fantasy football with the study of current events, allowing students to ‘draft’ countries and political leaders.
Looking for some interesting books for emerging readers about the Arctic? Listed here are five fascinating books about the Arctic for readers ranging from 5 to 8 years old.
Air will rise and fall around large geographic features such as islands and icebergs, affecting the formation of clouds.
Located in the southern Indian Ocean off the eastern coast of Africa and just north of Antarctica, the Kerguelen Islands have earned the nickname “Desolation Islands” due to their remote location.
Simple examples of geographic social inequality are evident in major cities, where housing, food stores, basic services, healthcare, and other infrastructure are generally more available to wealthy urban dwellers than the urban poor
Geography plays a significant role in voter participation in elections. The racial makeup, size, and altering of districts all influence voter turnout. Weather can also play a role.
Geographers or anyone with a history of geography education or practice have special skills that can enhance their resumes across nearly all career options. From GIS skills to graphic design to multiculturalism, here are eight ways to market your geography experience as viable job skills.
Geographers find work in a variety of disciplines both in the physical and human geography related fields. Geographers are employed as cartographers, urban planners, climatologists, natural resource managers, and emergency management personnel; any industry requiring the development or analysis of geographic data will often have a geographer on staff. The […]
Land Lines is an experimental online tool that matches drawn gestures on the screen with landforms extracted from satellite imagery.
You can now use the European’s Space Agency’s updated Sentinel App to track Father Christmas as he travels around the world, delivering presents.