Geography
5 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

Haiti will officially become a full member of the African Union in June | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source

Haiti will officially become a full member of the African Union in June | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source | Geography | Scoop.it
Breaking news and information about Haiti's current events, its people and politics. | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

What History Teaches Us About Walls | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source

What History Teaches Us About Walls | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source | Geography | Scoop.it
Donald Trump may want to take note: World history is full of examples of engineering thwarted by goal-oriented rank amateurs. | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

Britain voted to leave the E.U. and Twitter users couldn’t cope | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source

Britain voted to leave the E.U. and Twitter users couldn’t cope | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source | Geography | Scoop.it
Twitterverse erupts (as predicted) with thousands of gifs and memes. | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

North Korea blames US for Internet shutdown, hurls racial slurs at Obama - KOMO News

North Korea blames US for Internet shutdown, hurls racial slurs at Obama - KOMO News | Geography | Scoop.it
North Korea has hurled racial slurs against President Barack Obama while blaming the U.S. for shutting down its Internet amid the Sony hacking row.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

11 Signs Your Hood Is Being Gentrified | Southm...

11 Signs Your Hood Is Being Gentrified | Southm... | Geography | Scoop.it
A Washington, D.C., resident describes the changes and privilege that have moved into her longtime neighborhood.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

Swiss population rise: Mainly foreigners | AP H...

Swiss population rise: Mainly foreigners | AP H... | Geography | Scoop.it
BERN The population of Switzerland rose by 1.3% in 2013, the overwhelming majority of them immigrants, the Federal Office of Statistics announced this week. With 100,600 new residents, the current...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

This map shows what Europe will look like if ev...

This map shows what Europe will look like if ev... | Geography | Scoop.it
If these places go the way of Scotland, geography quizzes just got a lot harder.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

The Newest Countries in the world

The Newest Countries in the world | Geography | Scoop.it
"Will Scotland follow the same fate as any of the other young nations in the world? Perhaps, but probably not. A glance down the list of the nine newest sovereign states below reveals that each situation is unique: It's hard to fully equate Scotland's situation with that of Slovakia, let alone with East Timor. Even so, a glance back at history does show that the world's borders are changing more than we might appreciate: And the changes can sometimes take some time to settle."
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

How not to be ignorant about the world

How not to be ignorant about the world | Geography | Scoop.it
How much do you know about the world? Hans Rosling, with his famous charts of global population, health and income data (and an extra-extra-long pointer), demonstrates that you have a high statistical chance of being quite wrong about what you think you know. Play along with his audience quiz — then, from Hans’ son Ola, learn 4 ways to quickly get less ignorant.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

Kenya conundrum: Kick out Maasai herders to develop geothermal energy?

Kenya conundrum: Kick out Maasai herders to develop geothermal energy? | Geography | Scoop.it
In East Africa, a clash of two virtues: ancient homelands and clean energy. Kenya has incredible geothermal potential, but much of it sits below indigenous people's land near volcanic Mt. Suswa.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

Burger King releases black burger with 'bamboo charcoal cheese and squid ink sauce' in Japan - The Times of India

Burger King releases black burger with 'bamboo charcoal cheese and squid ink sauce' in Japan - The Times of India | Geography | Scoop.it
Burger King in Japan is taking bizarre fast food to new heights with black cheeseburgers complete with black buns, black cheese and black sauce.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

A New Map for America | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source

A New Map for America | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source | Geography | Scoop.it
The 50-state model is holding the country back. It needs a new system, built around urban corridors. | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

A Map Of Where Your Food Originated May Surprise You | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source

A Map Of Where Your Food Originated May Surprise You | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source | Geography | Scoop.it
A new study reveals the full extent of globalization in our food supply. More than two-thirds of the crops that underpin national diets originally came from somewhere else — often far away. | AP Human Geography Digital Knowledge Source
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

The Decline in U.S. Fertility | AP Human Geogra...

The Decline in U.S. Fertility | AP Human Geogra... | Geography | Scoop.it
The U.S. total fertility rate stood at 1.9 births per woman in 2013, down from 2.1 at the onset of the recession in 2007.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

AP Human Geography 2015: Review Book for AP Human Geography Exam with Practice Test Questions

AP Human Geography 2015: Review Book for AP Human Geography Exam with Practice Test Questions | Geography | Scoop.it
AP Human Geography 2015: Review Book for AP Human Geography Exam with Practice Test Questions Offer Price $11.91 ISBN:1941743048 Authors AP Human Geography Team List Price : $15.08 Availablity Usually ships in 24 hours Publisher : Accepted, Inc.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

2014 World Population Data Sheet | AP Human Geo...

2014 World Population Data Sheet | AP Human Geo... | Geography | Scoop.it
PRB’s Digital Visualization highlights key global demographic trends. Explore current and projected population by region and country. And look at changes in total fertility, infant mortality, and life expectancy since 1970.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

Watch as 1000 years of European borders change ...

Watch as 1000 years of European borders change ... | Geography | Scoop.it
Allison Anthony's insight: Very cool to look at and helps to understand the concept of the state as it develops.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

This map shows what Europe will look like if every separatist movement gets its own country

This map shows what Europe will look like if every separatist movement gets its own country | Geography | Scoop.it
If these places go the way of Scotland, geography quizzes just got a lot harder.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

What Scotland's 'no' means: European idea of nation is past its sell-by date - Firstpost

What Scotland's 'no' means: European idea of nation is past its sell-by date - Firstpost | Geography | Scoop.it
What Scotland's 'no' means: European idea of nation is past its sell-by date Firstpost Europe thus effectively defined a nation as people of a similar ethnicity (based on race, religion, etc) confined within a geography.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

A World With 11 Billion People? New Population Projections Shatter Earlier Estimates

A World With 11 Billion People? New Population Projections Shatter Earlier Estimates | Geography | Scoop.it
Dueling projections of population growth present different visions of the world's future.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

The Number Of Farmers' Markets In America Has Exploded — Here's Where They're Really Popular

The Number Of Farmers' Markets In America Has Exploded — Here's Where They're Really Popular | Geography | Scoop.it
Data from the USDA shows how the number of farmers' markets in the US has changed, and where markets are concentrated.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

Under Militia Power, Libya Closer to Failed State - Black Press USA

Under Militia Power, Libya Closer to Failed State - Black Press USA | Geography | Scoop.it
Black Press USA Under Militia Power, Libya Closer to Failed State Black Press USA In September, 2014, as Libya crumbles into a failed state, a unique geography is emerging.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Nick Morgan
Scoop.it!

Uplifting map of the day: fewer children die each year - Humanosphere

Uplifting map of the day: fewer children die each year - Humanosphere | Geography | Scoop.it
It has been a pretty tough news stretch this summer. There are plenty of reasons to look at what is happening and get depressed. But it is not all bad. Yes
more...
No comment yet.