Published: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:27:03 +0000
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe definitive listing of the ancient and modern Seven Wonders of the World, including the new 7 wonders of the world.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZDiscover how many people share your birthday around the world, from your About.com expert Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about the different types of maps used in geography including topographic, thematic, climate, resource, physical, political, and road maps.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview of the history of the Age of Exploration and its impact on the geography of the world, from the About.com Geography site.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about all of the communist countries in the world with this detailed list describing each country's political system.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZInformation about the world's largest continent in area and the largest continent in population, from your About.com expert Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZDiscover the precise number of countries in the world along with the challenges when calculating the number, from your About.com Geography Expert
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA listing of the biggest countries in area in the world, from your About.com Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about the four spheres of the earth - the lithosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere, and atmosphere.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA detailed time zone map of the United States. This map provides county-level boundaries of the time zones of the United States. Page 203.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZRecent generations in the United States and their names, from the About.com expert site for geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZDiscover the answer to the common geography question, what is the oldest country in the world? This article about the oldest country in the world comes from the About.com Geography GuideSite.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA comprehensive listing of the capitals of every country on earth, from your About.com expert Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview of the primary, secondary, tertiary, quaternary, and even quinary sectors of the economy. These sectors of the economy can divide all economic activities of a country into five categories.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZOldest Cities in the United States: Refer to this list to learn about the 15 oldest cities in the United States from Geography at About.com.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA definition of the geography term push-pull factors, from your About.com Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about various job opportunities in the field of geography, from your About.com Expert to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe Countries of Scandinavia. Learn about the five countries that make up Scandinavia: Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, and Iceland.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe five themes of geography provide a framework for teaching geography; they are location, place, human-environment interaction, movement, and region
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA complete listing of all Olympic Game cities from the beginning in1896 through 2020. Includes all Summer and Winter Olympic Games host cities.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA discussion of what constitutes the seven continents of the world. Or are there 6 and not 7 continents? From your About.com expert Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZWhat are the highest point in the US? This list of the 20 highest peaks tells you the highest peaks in the 48 contiguous states.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about the three most important lines of latitude on Earth - the equator, Tropic of Cancer, and Tropic of Capricorn.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview of high pressure and low pressure and how air pressure impacts the weather and climate of an area. Learn all about high and low pressure.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA list of the seventeen smallest countries in the world. All of these countries are extremely small and are less than 200 square miles in area.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZYour About.com expert Guide to Geography provides a listing of the significant advantages and disadvantages of global warming.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn all about the Green Revolution from this overview and history of the Green Revolution from the About.com Geography site.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe Internet's most famous expert geographer presents a new modern listing of the Seven Wonders of the World. From the About.com Guide to Geography, Matt Rosenberg.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZFind out which countries are non-members of the United Nations and learn why they have not been granted entry or chosen not to.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe Sahara Desert is one of the world's largest and driest deserts. Located in northern Africa, the Sahara Desert is encompassed by several countries. Learn about the Sahara Desert from the expert About.com Geography GuideSite.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZTen essential facts about China's One Child Policy, from About.com expert Geography GuideSite. Outlines 10 Important facts about the 1 child policy.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZMaps usually use a standard palette of map colors to represent features on the earth. Learn about map colors from your About.com expert Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe world can readily be divided into a core and periphery, with the core containing most of the wealth while the periphery contains most of the population. Read this article to learn about the core and periphery model of the world.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA listing of the world's major ocean currents, from A to Z. Learn all of the seventeen major surface ocean currents including their warmth and coolness.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZDiscover the definition of an independent country and find out the difference between a country, state, and nation, from the About.com expert Geography GuideSite.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA definition of the geography term absolute location, from your About.com Guide to Geography. An example of Absolute Location.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA essay about whether Taiwan should be considered an country independent from mainland China.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLargest United States National Parks: Refer to this list to learn about the twenty largest national parks in the U.S. from Geography at About.com.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview of acid rain and its history, causes, and effects as well as solutions to this environmental problem.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn official listing of countries arranged by eight world regions, as selected and determined by Matt Rosenberg, the About.com Guide to Geography. Find out which countries fit into which world regions.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn to understand the latitude and longitude lines running across your maps and globes. An overview of latitude and longitude from your About.com expert Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe International Hydrographic Organization has created a new ocean - the Southern Ocean - surrounding Antarctica. Learn about the world's new fifth ocean, from the About.com expert Geography GuideSite.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview of the Crude Birth Rate, from your About.com Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZFind out the similarities (and differences) between different types of water bodies, from your About.com Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA history and overview of the Suez Canal, connecting the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea through Egypt. Learn all about the Suez Canal from this About.com article from the Geography GuideSite.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about map reading and how to use the different parts of a map from your About.com expert Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA comprehensive history and overview of the United Nations and its activities around the world.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe American Society of Civil Engineers selected Seven Wonders of the Modern World, engineering marvels
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZTest your knowledge of geography by exploring blank maps of countries and continents throughout the world. Print the maps for free and discover key facts.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn all about population pyramids, also known as age-sex pyramids. They are a useful tool for those studying demographics of a country.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZDiscover the current world population and historic world population totals and growth since the year one, from your About.com Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe 1991 eruption of Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines killed hundreds, damaged thousands of homes, and had negative effects on the whole planet.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview of the supercontinent of Pangea, which covered one-third of the planet and began to break up about 200 million years ago to form the modern continents of today.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZIslands of Hawaii: Refer to this list to learn information about Hawaii's eight main islands from Geography at About.com.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZFind out the difference between the United Kingdom, Great Britain, and England. Plus, what does Ireland have to do with all of this?!
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZFinding the farthest points of the United States is not as easy as you might expect. Learn where the north, south, east, and west points are in the U.S.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe field of geography is a vast and wondrous academic field with thousands of researchers working in dozens of interesting branches of geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZDiscover the practical model for agricultural land use surrounding a city, the Von Thunen Model, from your About.com Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZDiscover the impressive number of new countries that have become independent all around the world since 1990. This list also provides the history behind the new country creations.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZTwenty countries have zero or negative natural population growth and almost all will see significant population losses by the year 2050.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA listing of the world's 10 largest coral reefs, including their name, size, and location in the world's ocean.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about water, wind, ice, and waves - the agents of erosion that wear away at the surface of the earth.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe terms site and situation are used in the field of geography to help us understand why a city is located where it is located. Learn about these basic geographic concepts of site and situation.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about temperature inversion layers and their impact on local climates and smog, from the About.com expert geography site.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZImpress your friends with this collection of facts about Earth: size, composition, distance from the sun and moon, age, deepest point, and many more.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA discussion of the sources of culture (culture hearths), the regions of culture (culture regions), and the spread of culture (cultural diffusion) around the world, from the About.com Geography site.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA closer look at the five oceans of the world.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZHow do we distinguish a city from a town? While it is a matter of the population size, the real answer will vary based on the country and state.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA listing of the countries that utilize the euro as their official currency. This euro country list is from your About.om Expert to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe grid system of latitude and longitude helps us navigate the Earth. Do you know how far it is from one degree to the next? Discover the answer.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZHuman geography is one of the major branches of geography. Learn all about human geography through this overview from the expert About.com Geography GuideSite.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA list of the member countries of the United Nations and their date of admission. An accurate list of UN members from the expert Geography GuideSite at About.com.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about what a map is, it origins and how maps have evolved over time as technology has advanced.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZListing of countries that no longer exist. Learn what happened to missing countries like Tibet, Rhodesia, Siam, and others.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview of thematic maps and their types; thematic maps are used to display data on a map. Learn about thematic maps and cartography from the About.com Geography site.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA brief history and overview of the Panama Canal in Panama, connecting the Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean, About.com expert Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA huge collection of country flags from around the world. All the flags of the world are represented here.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn the difference between relative location and absolute location, and when it is best to use each of these geographic terms.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA simple description of how to convert degrees in decimal form into degrees using degree, minutes, and seconds.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA brief biographical overview of Christopher Columbus, the explorer who discovered North America for Europe.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview and assessment of the increased interconnectedness among countries, most notably in the areas of economics, politics, and culture.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZDiscover how igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks are created and how they can be recycled as part of the rock cycle.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview and history of the Louisiana Purchase, including the Lewis and Clark expedition of the Louisiana Purchase. From the About.com expert Geography site.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZA mountain or a hill, which is it? There is no standard height that defines the two land features. Learn why and what makes hills and mountains different.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe summer solstice is the longest day in the year but it's not the day of earliest sunrise or sunset - learn more about this intriguing occurrence.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe state capitals of the fifty states of the United States of America, from your About.com Guide to Geography.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe Colossus of Rhodes, one of the Ancient Wonders of the World, was a giant statue of the Greek sun god, Helios, and located on the island of Rhodes off of modern Turkey.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZGeography of Spain: Read this article to learn about the country of Spain. Learn about Spain's history, government, economy, geography and climate from Geography at About.com.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZHow does one compute population density? What country is the most densely populated? Which one is the least?
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview of the topic of environmental determinism, a controversial and often considered a racist topic that explained why people are the way they are based on their geographic surroundings.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZUSA Facts: Read this article to learn ten facts about the United States. Learn facts about temperatures, land area and history from Geography at About.com.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about the 31 states of Mexico and one Federal District with our comprehensive list.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZThe development and history of plate tectonics, from its innovation by Alfred Wegener to how scientists today understand how the plates of the Earth's lithosphere move.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZIs Greenland a country or a territory or what? Learn about Greenland with our comprehensive article.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about the geography, history, significance and pollution of the Ganges River bordering India and Bangladesh from Geography at About.com.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn all about the development of valleys through this great overview article on valley formation.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZCountries of the Mediterranean: Refer to this list to learn about the 21 countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea from Geography at About.com.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZList of Arab Countries: Refer to this list to learn which countries make up the Arab world from Geography at About.com.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZLearn about the Coriolis effect, which appears to deflect items moving on or above the earth's surface based on the rotation of the earth.
2016-10-24T11:27:03ZAn overview of the impacts of the Black Death on the global population and how it spread in the fourteenth century, from the About.com Geography GuideSite.