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Timeline of World Religions

Timeline of World Religions | Social Science | Scoop.it
"I’m not expert enough on any of these to say whether this is accurate or not. A clear explanation of what the different colors and line widths would have been helpful. Some other versions:"
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Calendar Holy Days World Religions

Calendar Holy Days World Religions | Social Science | Scoop.it
“ The Interfaith Calendar: primary sacred dates for all world religions by Delton Krueger. Holy Days that have endured the test of thousands of years of human life.”
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What Each Country Leads The World In

What Each Country Leads The World In | Social Science | Scoop.it

A larger, zoom-able version can be found at http://thedoghousediaries.com/large/5414.png.


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Pedro Damião's curator insight, October 21, 2013 1:37 PM

Uma forma bem disposta de ver o mundo.

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Of The 30 Million Slaves On Earth, These 10 Countries Have The Most

Of The 30 Million Slaves On Earth, These 10 Countries Have The Most | Social Science | Scoop.it

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Pedro Damião's curator insight, October 21, 2013 1:15 PM

Um retrocesso civilizacional.

 

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Why do we hate seeing photos of ourselves?

Why do we hate seeing photos of ourselves? | Social Science | Scoop.it
There you are, clicking through your friend's Facebook album, when suddenly you happen upon a picture of yourself — or rather, a slightly less attractive version of yourself.

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Middle East Devolution?

Middle East Devolution? | Social Science | Scoop.it
Slowly, the map of the Middle East could be redrawn. An analysis by Robin Wright.

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Ann-Laure Liéval's curator insight, October 4, 2013 8:24 AM

Un foyer de conflits depuis 1918: Proche et Moyen Orient. Une analyse de tensions dans cette région du monde et leurs possibles conséquences territoriales. 

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16 Ways Europeans Are Just Better At Life

16 Ways Europeans Are Just Better At Life | Social Science | Scoop.it
The United States is a great place. From New York to Los Angeles and covering everything in between, the U.S. boasts unprecedented diversity, natural wonder and opportunity.

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US Market To Open As Fed Reserve May Reduce Support For Economy Stuart Varney

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With the “world’s largest” gathering of atheists, the National Post’s graphics department takes a look at how the world’s religions break down.

With the “world’s largest” gathering of atheists, the National Post’s graphics department takes a look at how the world’s religions break down. | Social Science | Scoop.it
“ With the "world's largest" gathering of atheists this weekend in Washington, D.C., the National Post's graphics department takes a look at how the world's religions break down.”
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Make Social Studies Come Alive with Web Maps

Make Social Studies Come Alive with Web Maps | Social Science | Scoop.it

"Web maps can transform subjects such as geography, history, and civics from long reading assignments into visual learning experiences."


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Seth Dixon's curator insight, October 29, 2013 3:53 PM

I'm a believer in using Web Maps in my geography courses and I think that is fairly obvious why.  This article expands the uses of web maps beyond just the geography classroom to all the social studies.  Thanks to Joseph Kerski, one of the best advocates that GIS educators could ever have, for writing this article.

Rich Schultz's curator insight, June 4, 2015 3:33 PM

If Dr. Dixon likes it, it must be good!

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What Each Country Leads The World In

What Each Country Leads The World In | Social Science | Scoop.it

A larger, zoom-able version can be found at http://thedoghousediaries.com/large/5414.png.


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Pedro Damião's curator insight, October 21, 2013 1:37 PM

Uma forma bem disposta de ver o mundo.

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All the Countries of the World

Full album & lyrics: http://www.marblesthebrainstore.com/brain-beats-2 Music by Renald Francoeur, Drawing by Craighton Berman, Video by Don Markus "Tour the World."


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Marina Costanzo's curator insight, November 7, 2013 5:42 AM

Geograficamente parlando!!

Emma Boyle's curator insight, November 20, 2013 8:28 AM

The chorus gets a little old, but I dare you not to like this video.

Debriez22's curator insight, July 24, 2014 10:57 PM

:)

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Restoration work begins at ancient theatre of Sparta

Restoration work begins at ancient theatre of Sparta | Social Science | Scoop.it
It stands for its size, quality and the luxury of its construction.

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Europe In The Eyes Of An Artist

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Click for your daily dose...

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dilaycock's curator insight, October 9, 2013 12:06 AM

Apart from  aesthetic value, these artistic "maps" might help students recall the names of European countries

Michael Amberg's curator insight, March 23, 2015 11:00 PM

its interesting to see these countries from a different perspective.

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Sudan: Maps, History, Geography, Government, Culture, Facts, Guide & Travel/Holidays/Cities | FactMonster.com

Information on Sudan — map of Sudan, geography, history, politics, government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, and the national flag.

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Russia: Maps, History, Geography, Government, Culture, Facts, Guide & Travel/Holidays/Cities | Infoplease.com

Information on Russia — map of Russia, geography, history, politics, government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, and the national flag.

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