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Author:  johnson1010 [ Thu Oct 21, 2010 2:59 pm ]
Post subject:  Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

I plan to post cool info i find about geography on this thread.

If you find something cool to share, then have at it.


http://www.good.is/post/what-is-the-tru ... of-africa/

Step one.

Africa is HUGE!

Author:  johnson1010 [ Wed Nov 17, 2010 5:10 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

Step Two.

Europe looks like a bacterial slide with them chomping at eachother in this 1000 year time lapse of national boudaries.

Very interesting. You would have to pause and "enhance" the image to see everything going on there.

http://www.wimp.com/europeanhistory/

Author:  Dexter [ Wed Nov 17, 2010 5:18 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

johnson1010 wrote:
I plan to post cool info i find about geography on this thread.

If you find something cool to share, then have at it.

http://www.good.is/post/what-is-the-tru ... of-africa/

Step one.

Africa is HUGE!


I remember seeing that map, very interesting. I didn't know Africa was that freakin' big

Author:  johnson1010 [ Mon Nov 29, 2010 11:58 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

http://www.wimp.com/countriesyears/

age and wealth represented in an animated graph.

We should all appreciate the power of statistics.

Author:  etudiant [ Thu Dec 02, 2010 6:43 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

Check this view of Hong Kong:

http://61226.com/share/hk.swf

Author:  johnson1010 [ Mon Dec 06, 2010 12:00 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

that is really cool!

Author:  johnson1010 [ Mon Dec 13, 2010 7:18 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

http://www.wimp.com/scalemaps/

Your map has been telling fibbs.

Check this out.

Author:  johnson1010 [ Wed Dec 29, 2010 5:43 pm ]
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http://www.wimp.com/unusualplaces/

cool stuff found on google-earth.

Author:  johnson1010 [ Wed Dec 29, 2010 5:45 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

This is very enlightening.

go here
http://maps.google.com/

type in japan to china

it brings up a map on how to travel between the two.

check step number 42.

Notice the distance.
haha!

Author:  wokattack [ Fri Dec 31, 2010 5:39 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

johnson1010 wrote:
This is very enlightening.

go here
http://maps.google.com/

type in japan to china

it brings up a map on how to travel between the two.

check step number 42.

Notice the distance.
haha!


Having problems makig this work. Is it a Google hack? They seem to fix them pretty quickly - like the one which was going around about how you could make Google translate beatbox by setting the translation to German to German and typing in certain combinations of words.

Author:  johnson1010 [ Mon Jan 03, 2011 5:49 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

no, i just did it.
type in the search bar of maps.google "japan to china" and it will map it out to you.

Author:  johnson1010 [ Wed Jan 05, 2011 5:09 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

tour cities as though you walked them in this video from wimp
http://www.wimp.com/variouscities/

Author:  johnson1010 [ Thu Feb 03, 2011 5:36 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

Breat Britain, England and the United Kingdom

What's the difference?

http://www.wimp.com/differencebetween/

Author:  johnson1010 [ Fri Feb 11, 2011 2:37 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

in Myanmar, the trains MUST run on time.

http://www.wimp.com/myanmartrain/

Author:  johnson1010 [ Sun Feb 20, 2011 8:40 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Geographic literacy. Do you has it?

There's the map of the world.

Can you correctly put the pin on the city?


http://www.kongregate.com/games/crafics/globetrotter-xl

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