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OverlapMaps - Instantly compare any two places on Earth!

OverlapMaps - Instantly compare any two places on Earth!

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Select Map Projections This website uses cookies to improve your experience. More info Compare Map Projections Our World From The ISS Image locations (latitude and longitude) are approximate, based on (1) description in tweet text, (2) general "look" of geography, and (3) "reasonable fit" in Google Earth &/or ArcMap. The routine is: (1) read tweet from @Cmdr_Hadfield, @AstroMarshburn, or related to ISS Missions 34 & 35; (2) determine lat-long; (3) fill-in a Google Drive spreadsheet with date, tweet description (& date-time Atlantic), tweet source, tweet URL (same as clicking the short URL in the tweet), photo URL (by right-clicking the photo, one can "copy image URL"), and lat-long; (4) when this map opens, it reads the spreadsheet and displays a click-able satellite icon at each lat-long. Using the map:

7 Awesome YouTube Channels for Learning Spanish Elementary Kindergarten PreschoolForeign LanguageLeave a Comment With all of the crazy, off the wall videos that it houses, YouTube may not seem super educational, but it can actually teach you a great deal! One thing it is perfect for, is learning a foreign language. Australia's latitude and longitude coordinates out by more than 1.5 metres, scientists say Posted The continent of Australia is on the move and experts at Geoscience Australia are trying to keep up. A team of scientists is about to recalculate the nation's latitude and longitude coordinates, which are currently out by more than 1.5 metres. It will improve the accuracy of all spatial information across the nation for a myriad of services including transportation, personal navigation and surveying. The framework currently in use, known as the Geocentric Datum of Australia, was last updated in 1994.

Cuy - Traditional Andean Entree: Description and Recipes By Bonnie Hamre Updated January 29, 2016. Travel in the highlands of Inca country, and you're likely to be offered cuy, a traditional Andean entree, on the menu. Cuy, alternately called Cobayo or conejillo de indias is a guinea pig or cavy. The taste is compared to rabbit, thought delicious, and though difficult to accept for people in other countries who regard guinea pigs as pets, the cuy is a staple of Andean cuisine. They are called "cuy" for the sound they make cuy, cuy.

Maps to be Used for the History of Europe Euratlas Periodis Web shows the history of Europe through a sequence of 21 historical maps, every map depicting the political situation at the end of each century. Here, on the left, are 21 mini-maps giving access to 21 full maps and to 84 quarters of maps with more detailed views of the states, provinces and main cities.Moreover, each map offers a historical gazetteer. Thus you can highlight in red each sovereign state and in green each dependent entity. See the Map Legend for more details. Declassified US Nuclear Targets Even though today’s nuclear targets list is classified, it probably doesn’t look dramatically different. The United States still has about 1,900 nuclear warheads deployed on missiles and bombers (with thousands more on reserve), ready to be launched at a moment’s notice and able to hit their targets within 30 minutes. This unstable situation is extremely risky and has repeatedly come close to triggering nuclear war by accident.

Fandom powered by Wikia Music is a wonderful authentic resource to use in the language classroom. According to Schoepp (2001), using songs in the language classroom can decrease the affective filter, present opportunities for developing automaticity, and offer repetitions of authentic, colloquial language. If you've ever taught with songs, it's easy to see these benefits! However, it's easy to get stuck in a routine when teaching with songs. Luckily some teachers like Martina Bex, Leslie Davison, Sara-Elizabeth Cottrell, Dustin Williamson, and Amy Leonard have shared some amazing activities that you can do with songs.