Los trabajos de investigación llevados a cabo en el Monte Ornedo revelan que el mayor castro cántabro conocido por el momento fue asaltado por las legiones romanas dirigidas por Augusto (Hallan restos d batalla d las #GuerrasCantabras en el...
"There are a number of apps that are being released that give us direct and instant access to real time data to events and happenings around the world. These apps allow the students in the classroom to have the same data and information that authorities, scientists and researcher have. This is important form the students point of view as it makes the learning more real."
Earlier I have posted the classic image of "Earth Lights at Night," and discussed the classroom uses of the image. This cartogram helps take that analysis one step further. This cartogram helps students to visualize the magnitude of population (with the cartogram adjusting area for population) and then to see the patterns of energy use, global consumption and urbanization with in a new light.
This is another old classic image that I might have shared earlier but it merits repeating. As Salvatore Natoli (a leader in geography education) once said, "In our society we unconsciously equate size with importance and even power." This is one reason why many people have underestimated the true size of Africa relative to places that they view as more important or more powerful.
Robin Good: Easy2maps in a web app which allows you to create your own fully customized Google map by placing information pins on your selected Google map view.
Easy2maps can be utilized to map your business, a set of events or an enogastronomic itinerary.
The free version allows you place up to 5 personalized "pins" on your map to identify specific locations. Each pin can be customized to contain the type of information you want. Pins can be also searched and used to customize the type of info displayed on a map.
A set of ready-map templates is available and final maps can be embedded on any web site or blog.