Ever wonder what happens to satellites and other space debris that make it back to Earth? The spacecraft cemetery is home to spacecraft, freighters, satellites, and space stations that have been retired from their jobs in space.
Point Nemo is a pole of inaccessibility that marks the furthest location from the ocean to the nearest coastline.
Here in an easy way to remember the difference between latitude and longitude and to remember which one comes first when you see a set of coordinates.
Learn about how many lakes there are in Switzerland and which lake is the largest.
The trend of coloring in prefabricated pictures is over 400 years old, and one of the first coloring books ever created is being republished. This early coloring book was of maps and mythical images, entitled Albion’s Glorious Ile.
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.
Learn about the history of tracking Santa’s Christmas travels and how to follow Santa using NORAD’s app.
Researchers including British environmental scientists Mike Wood and Jim Smith, and Ukrainian biologist Sergei Gashchak are looking into the effects of the radiation on natural habitats and animals in the exclusion zone at Chernobyl.
A report in Bloomberg highlights how certain neighborhoods are left out, while a short walk away residents can receive Amazon’s same day delivery service.
A.J. Rohn takes a look at the geographical factors behind the recent vote in the United Kingdom in favor of leaving the European Union in its controversial Brexit referendum.
This article outlines the differences between the United Kingdom (also known as the UK), Great Britain, and the British Isles.
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 […]
North Drinkware currently has two handmade drinking glasses showing the terrain of Mount Rainier and Mount Hood at the bottom of each style.
If you are looking for a unique gift idea for a geographer in your life, avoid offering yet another atlas, globe, or wall map. Find some ideas here for unique geographically themed gifts.