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How well do you know the world? Play Geoguessr to find out!

How well do you know the world? Play Geoguessr to find out! | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
Think you’re a geography expert? Test your knowledge with BBC Travel’s Geoguessr – the game that proves how well you know the world!
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This was pretty fun! Great for exercising map/image analysis skills.

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11 Overlay Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World

11 Overlay Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
Nothing is what it seems.
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Languages of Europe Map

Languages of Europe Map | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
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Antarctica: A Year on Ice trailer 2

Second trailer for the feature film "Antarctica: A Year on Ice" The film is now complete, and hitting the festival circuit. Check out www.frozensouth.com for…
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Skiing on Sand Dunes in the Sahara Desert

http://www.furiousearth.com Explorer & adventurer George Kourounis tries downhill skiing on sand dunes in the Sahara Desert, near Timbuktu, Mali. He's not ve...
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Language Family World Distribution

Language Family World Distribution | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
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Aral Sea Almost DRIED UP: UN Chief Calls It 'Shocking Disaster'

Aral Sea Almost DRIED UP: UN Chief Calls It 'Shocking Disaster' | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
Scroll down for videos of the Aral Sea NUKUS, Uzbekistan -- The drying up of the Aral Sea is one of the planet's most shocking disasters, U.N.
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World of Change: Shrinking Aral Sea : Feature Articles

World of Change: Shrinking Aral Sea : Feature Articles | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
A massive irrigation project has devastated the Aral Sea over the past 50 years. These images show the decline of the Southern Aral Sea in the past decade, as well as the first steps of recovery in the Northern Aral Sea.
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The Lost Languages, Found in New York - NYTimes.com

The Lost Languages, Found in New York - NYTimes.com | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
A new project researches the remarkable trove of endangered tongues that have taken root in New York.
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DC & Marvel Villains Tribute-Super Villain - YouTube

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How Rwanda's Only Ice Cream Shop Challenges Cultural Taboos

How Rwanda's Only Ice Cream Shop Challenges Cultural Taboos | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
Rwanda is a hot country, and people love dairy products. But the culture discourages public displays of need, including hunger. The women running the lone ice cream shop are trying to change that.
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Here's Every State's Favorite Band

Here's Every State's Favorite Band | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
This map shows each which artist enjoys the most outsized support in each state.
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Languages and Religions of Europe

Languages and Religions of Europe | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
Students are introduced to the major language and religious groups of Europe. They explore how those groups align with and/or cross country borders.
 
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LISTEN: 'Light Warlpiri,' The New Language In Australia

LISTEN: 'Light Warlpiri,' The New Language In Australia | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
While some languages are dying, a new one has been discovered in an aboriginal community.
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The Dried up Aral Sea Eco-Disaster

http://www.furiousearth.com Explorer/adventurer George Kourounis visits the Aral Sea in western Uzbekistan where wasteful irrigation practices by the former ...
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Video: City of Endangered Languages

Video: City of Endangered Languages | Geography: People, Places, and Cultures | Scoop.it
New York has long been a city of immigrants, but linguists now consider it a laboratory for studying and preserving languages in rapid decline elsewhere in the world.
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