AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source
Why What is Where: The Digital Knowledge Source for AP Human Geography
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From the peaceful beauty of the sand dunes, to the grace of the gazelle, from the heat of the bright summer sun to the coolness of the oases, the UAE has a lot to offer. Read the timeline to learn about the seas, mountains and islands, and of the climate, plants, and animals of the UAE.
A great tool we will use this year - interactive timelines!
View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/urbanization-and-the-future-of-cities-vance-kite About 10000 years ago, hunter-gatherers, aided by rudimentary agriculture, moved to semi-permanent...
Poland "is the only EU member state to avoid a recession after the financial crisis and its growth for the rest of the decade should be better than the euro zone and the OECD group of rich countries.
But one statistic adds a chill to prospects for the country that sees its future as a central European power: its population has flatlined and is starting to decline."
Great article on population decline in many developed countries. Thanks to Evan C. for the scoop.
National borders can change very drastically awfully quickly, and when you see the actual borders you can usually tell a lot about the two (or more) countries there.
Great example of political geography: borders and boundaries.
In 1989, the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme recommended that 11 July be observed by the international community as World Population Day, a day to focus attention on the urgency and importance of population issues. The theme of this year's World Population Day is Vulnerable Populations in Emergencies.