Mapping
14 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Ginger Fell from Human Geography
Scoop.it!

Political Geography Now: Lies Your World Map Told You: 5 Ways You're Being Misled

Political Geography Now: Lies Your World Map Told You: 5 Ways You're Being Misled | Mapping | Scoop.it

Most world political maps aren't telling you the whole story. Learn about five ways your map is misleading you about borders, territories, and even the roster of the world's countries.


Via Matthew Wahl
more...
Seth Dixon's comment, September 13, 2013 1:13 PM
Very nice find...I'll add that in a few months (if I remember!)
Courtney Barrowman's curator insight, February 6, 2014 2:35 PM

unit 1--always always ask questions about your sources!

Rescooped by Ginger Fell from Human Geography
Scoop.it!

Latitude and Longitude of a Point

Latitude and Longitude of a Point | Mapping | Scoop.it

Find the latitude and longitude of a point using Google Maps.

 

Simple, straightforward and easy to use.  All you do is point and click on the map to get latitude and longitude in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds).  You can also quickly enter coordinates in either format an have the location displayed on the map.

 

Tags: GPS, mapping, location.


Via Seth Dixon, Matthew Wahl
more...
Wade Lytal's curator insight, August 26, 2015 4:23 PM

This can help with your homework assignment.