Terrifying maps reveal destruction a nuclear fallout would cause to Europe's ... The image of the atomic bomb and accompanying devastation in Hiroshima is seared into many people's minds.
Now there's a collection of maps that show what the terrible effects of nuclear fallout might look it if a similar bomb was to be dropped on cities in Europe. The researchers used data from a declassified list of US nuclear targets compiled in 1956 in the midst of the Cold War, while a second map shows what would happen if all 1,100 of the US' targets – across China, Europe, Russia and North Korea - were hit by nuclear bombs at once. To use the interactive tool visit the Future of Life Institute's website This map drives the point home that unprediatable local weather patterns cause the impact of a nuclear blast to be felt elsewhere. Jordens befolkningstillväxt genom tiderna. UCDP - Uppsala Conflict Data Program. India explained in 20 maps – GEOGRAPHY EDUCATION. The following set of 20 maps of India look into the story of this riveting country.
A captivating place to both travel and read about. 38 maps that explain Europe. 40 maps that explain the Middle East. Maps can be a powerful tool for understanding the world, particularly the Middle East, a place in many ways shaped by changing political borders and demographics.
Here are 40 maps crucial for understanding the Middle East — its history, its present, and some of the most important stories in the region today. Middle East History The fertile crescent, the cradle of civilization The fertile crescent, the cradle of civilizationIf this area wasn't the birthplace of human civilization, it was at least a birthplace of human civilization.
Called "the fertile crescent" because of its lush soil, the "crescent" of land mostly includes modern-day Iraq, Syria, Jordan, and Israel-Palestine. (Some definitions also include the Nile River valley in Egypt.) The Middle East today. 40 maps that explain the world. Maps can be a remarkably powerful tool for understanding the world and how it works, but they show only what you ask them to.
So when we saw a post sweeping the Web titled "40 maps they didn't teach you in school," one of which happens to be a WorldViews original, I thought we might be able to contribute our own collection. Some of these are pretty nerdy, but I think they're no less fascinating and easily understandable. A majority are original to this blog, with others from a variety of sources. I've included a link for further reading on close to every one. Repetition inför nationellt prov i geografi (SO) år 6. Africa, Uncolonized: A Detailed Look at an Alternate Continent. What if the Black Plague had killed off almost all Europeans?
Then the Reconquista never happens. Spain and Portugal don't kickstart Europe's colonization of other continents. And this is what Africa might have looked like. The map – upside down, to skew our traditional eurocentric point of view – shows an Africa dominated by Islamic states, and native kingdoms and federations. All have at least some basis in history, linguistics or ethnography. How can we graphically represent... - European Statistics.
Hållbar utveckling, transport. Wind, Rain and Temperature Maps. PlayGround + - 32 years summed up in 10 seconds. A Terrifying, Fascinating Timelapse of 30 Years of Human Impact on Earth. A new interactive project from Google, NASA and the US Geological Survey.
Since the 1970s, NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey have been amassing satellite images of every inch of our planet as part of the Landsat program. Over time, the images reveal a record of change: of cities expanding, lakes and forests disappearing, new islands emerging from the sea off the coast of rising Middle East metropolises like Dubai.
#?borders=1~!MTc0NTQ2MjA.MTgzODAwNA*Mjg0MTg1NTE(MTExOTE5ODk~!LB*MzEyNTQ4Mw.MT... Climate Reanalyzer. Start. Livets Lotteri - Rädda Barnen. Geologins Dag - Julkalender. Recension av Images of Changes - Vår sårbara planet. Användningsområden Att amerikanska NASA forskar om rymden är väl känt, men att de har en långt utvecklad forskning om vår egen jord är inte lika välbekant.
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Kartor, kartprojekioner och GIS. The River of Myths. Videos. Hans Rosling explains a very common misunderstanding about the world: That saving the poor children leads to overpopulation.
Not only is it not right, it’s the other way around! The world might not be as bad as you might believe! Don’t Panic – is a one-hour long documentary produced by Wingspan Productions and broadcasted on BBC on the 7th of November 2013. The visualizations are based on original graphics and stories by Gapminder and the underlaying data-sources are listed here. HOME - Ecological Footprint - Ecological Sustaina... Global Rich List. Världskoll - Vem skulle du vara om du levde i ett annat land? Where Do You Belong? 20 Videos Exploring Geography : KQED Education. Homeland: Immigration in America/Nine Network By Sarah Bremer My students carry GPS-enabled devices (smart phones) in their back pockets and view paper maps as artifacts from a distant past.
PBS LearningMedia makes it easy for me to engage these “digital natives.” A quick search turns up high quality, targeted materials that I can easily incorporate into a lesson or homework assignment for my AP Human Geography class. The first time I used PBS LearningMedia, I simply provided my students with several links and instructed them to explore. Too often, sites with materials for teachers provide multiday lesson plans on relatively narrow topics or require paid subscriptions. In PBS LearningMedia, educators can conduct a keyword search or browse by subject area and grade level.