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Girl Summit 2014: Be serious about protecting children | War Child - The charity for children affected by war

Girl Summit 2014: Be serious about protecting children | War Child - The charity for children affected by war | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
Tomorrow, the UK Government and UNICEF will host the Girl Summit 2014.
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Where do atheists live? Maps show the 'godless' cities of England and Wales

Where do atheists live? Maps show the 'godless' cities of England and Wales | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
DataShine, a new census data visualisation tool from Oliver O'Brien at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, shows 'no religion' hotspots in Brighton, Bristol and Norwich; while Bradford and Leeds are split and Liverpool keeps the faith.
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13 Powerful Pictures Of Anti-Fifa Graffiti In Brazil

13 Powerful Pictures Of Anti-Fifa Graffiti In Brazil | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
Brazilians are angry. They are angry with their government for pumping millions of dollars into the funding of an eight-week extravagance.
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Photos of Children From Around the World With Their Most Prized Possessions

Photos of Children From Around the World With Their Most Prized Possessions | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
“ Chiwa - Mchinji, Malawi Shot over a period of 18 months, Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti's project Toy Stories compiles photos of children from around the world with their prized possesions—their toys.”
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15 Famous Landmarks Zoomed Out To Show Their Surroundings

15 Famous Landmarks Zoomed Out To Show Their Surroundings | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
This collection of photographs of majestic landmarks around the world do a great job of just how important framing, perspective and lighting are to a photograph. All of these photo pairs are of the same object, but the changes in perspective can make them seem more or less grand. A change of ...
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Making Snow for the Olympics - YouTube

A Michigan-based snowmaking company, SMI Snow Makers, is using the latest technology to create snow for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Their machines cre...
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10 Great Agriculture Infographics

10 Great Agriculture Infographics | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
A collection of 10 interesting and informative agriculture infographics from around the Internet.
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Why Public Transit Is Better Than Cars In 1 GIF

Why Public Transit Is Better Than Cars In 1 GIF | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
Sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words. A GIF is worth even more.
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MapFight - compare country size


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Tsunami in Japan 2011

“ Original http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0gh3JrdL-Zg and btw. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DpoKcZ_jFKU”
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Watch 62 Years of Global Warming in 13 Seconds

www.climatecentral.org From our friends at NASA comes this amazing 13-second animation that depicts how temperatures around the globe have warmed since 1950....”
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What If You Could Choose Between the Fastest Route and the Most Beautiful?

What If You Could Choose Between the Fastest Route and the Most Beautiful? | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
In the future, GPS directions may not always be destination-driven. (RT @RustBeltAnthro: What If You Could Choose Between the Fastest Route and the Most Beautiful?
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I'm Speechless... This Invention Can Change The World. Just Watch

I'm Speechless... This Invention Can Change The World.  Just Watch | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
This video is currently going viral and has been seen by over 6 million people. A crowd funding campaign is currently underway for “Solar Roadways” which would essentially turn all roads into ways solar panels, which would end our reliance on oil. I, for one, support this project. Wouldn’t you? Watch the video below and [...]
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34 insanely detailed maps of the world

34 insanely detailed maps of the world | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
There's one map with so much detail it crashes my computer every time I open it. (RT @globemakers: 34 beautifully detailed maps of the world..
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36 maps that will make you see the world in completely new ways

36 maps that will make you see the world in completely new ways | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
Holy shit, Russia. We need to start carpet-bombing Moscow with nicotine patches.
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What makes geography grads the most employable?

What makes geography grads the most employable? | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
“We asked our experts why they thought geography and psychology graduates were found to be least likely to be unemployed”
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Mapping Ukraine's identity crisis | Al Jazeera America

Mapping Ukraine's identity crisis | Al Jazeera America | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
Ousted President Yanukovich enjoys the most support in the largely Russian-speaking southern and eastern regions (RT @ajam: Maps: Tracing the geography of Ukraine's identity crisis http://t.co/W4VVDtVXAS...
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Watch the Earth Warm Since 1880 in This Fascinating Animation

Watch the Earth Warm Since 1880 in This Fascinating Animation | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
Nine of the 10 hottest years on record all occurred after 2000, says NASA.
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40 more maps that explain the world

40 more maps that explain the world | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
I've searched wide and far for maps that can reveal and surprise and inform in ways that the daily headlines might not. (Check this out!
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Teaching About the Typhoon in the Philippines

Teaching About the Typhoon in the Philippines | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
In this lesson, we offer several ideas for talking and teaching about Typhoon Haiyan in the classroom.
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Google Lat Long: Mapping the world’s deforestation over time

Google Lat Long: Mapping the world’s deforestation over time | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
Google Lat Long: Mapping the world’s deforestation over time http://t.co/stPBj8FHU7 #Maps #GoogleMaps #GeoWeek #Geography
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Jani writes to Melissa Bachman

Jani writes to Melissa Bachman | Geographically Speaking | Scoop.it
Dear Melissa,I have to hand it to you.That pic of you sitting gloating triumphantly behind the huge male lion you killed has gone viral.I’m not saying that people aren’t admiring your big strong te...
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