What's The Real Size Of Africa? How Western States Used Maps To Downplay Size Of Continent
The real size of Africa is much bigger than you think. The size of the continent on world maps has been downplayed in comparison to other parts of the world for hundreds of years.
Cracking The Problem Of River Growth
MIT researchers find that a similar principle predicts the growth of fractures and rivers. A general mathematical theory that predicts how cracks spread through materials like glass and ice can also p...
BBC News - Goce gravity map traces ocean circulation
Scientists have produced what they say is the most accurate space view yet of global ocean currents and the speed at which they move. The information has been drawn from a range of satellites, but in ...
Cartography
1n 1929, a map was found on a dusty shelf in a library in Constantinople. This Pire Reis Map shows features of the earth that nobody in 1513 should have bee...
Economic geography
Economic geography is the study of the location, distribution and spatial organization of economic activities across the world. It represents a traditional subfield of the discipline of geography. How...
Economic geography - Wikipedia
Geodemography
Geodemography includes the application of geodemographic classifications for business, social research and public policy but has a parallel history in academic research seeking to understand the proce...
Human geography
Human geography is the branch of the social sciences that studies the world, its peoples, and their communities and cultures, by emphasising their relations of and across space and place. As an intell...
Human geography - Wikipedia
Military geography
Military geography is a sub-field of geography that is used by, not only the military, but also academics and politicians to understand the geopolitical sphere through the military lens. Following th...
Military geography - Wikipedia
Physical geography
Physical geography (also known as geosystems or physiography) is one of the two major sub-fields of geography. Physical geography is that branch of natural science which deals with the study of proces...
Physical geography - Wikipedia
Political ecology
Political ecology is the study of the relationships between political, economic and social factors with environmental issues and changes. Political ecology differs from apolitical ecological studies b...
Political ecology - Wikipedia
Regional geography
Regional geography is the study of world regions. Attention is paid to unique characteristics of a particular region such as natural elements, human elements, and regionalization which covers the tech...
Topography
Topography is a field of geoscience and planetary science comprising the study of surface shape and features of the Earth and other observable astronomical objects including planets, moons, and astero...
Topography - Wikipedia
Toponymy
Toponymy is the study of place names (toponyms), their origins, meanings, use, and typology.
The word "toponymy" is derived from the Greek words tópos (τόπος) ("place") and ónoma (ὄνομα) ("name")....
Transportation geography
Transportation geography, also transport geography, is a branch of Economic geography that particularly investigates the movement of and connections between things of interest to people: people themse...
Transportation geography - Wikipedia
What's The Real Size Of Africa? How Western States Used Maps To Downplay Size Of Continent
The real size of Africa is much bigger than you think. The size of the continent on world maps has been downplayed in comparison to other parts of the world for hundreds of years.
Cracking The Problem Of River Growth
MIT researchers find that a similar principle predicts the growth of fractures and rivers. A general mathematical theory that predicts how cracks spread through materials like glass and ice can also p...
BBC News - Goce gravity map traces ocean circulation
Scientists have produced what they say is the most accurate space view yet of global ocean currents and the speed at which they move. The information has been drawn from a range of satellites, but in ...
Volunteered Geographic Information
Volunteered geographic information (VGI) is the harnessing of tools to create, assemble, and disseminate geographic data provided voluntarily by individuals (Goodchild, 2007). Some examples of this p...
List of places named after Wodanaz
Many toponyms ("place names") contain the name of *Wōdanaz (Norse Óðinn, Old English Wōden).
Odensåker, Skaraborg
List of places named after Wodanaz - Wikipedia
Cluster theory
Cluster theory is a theory of strategy. Alfred Marshall, in his book Principles of Economics, published in 1890, first characterised clusters as a "concentration of specialised industries in particula...
List of regions of Canada

Although these regions have no official status or defined boundaries the Provinces and territories are sometimes informally grouped into the following regions (generally from west to east):Other ...
List of regions of Canada - Wikipedia
Mandala (Southeast Asian political model)
Maṇḍala (मण्डल) is a Sanskrit word that means "circle". The mandala is a model for describing the patterns of diffuse political power distributed among Mueang or Kedatuan (principalities) in early Sou...
Mandala (Southeast Asian political model) - Wikipedia
Scottish place names in Sri Lanka
This is a list of placenames in Scotland which have subsequently been given to parts of Sri Lanka by Scottish planters. Almost without exception Scottish place names in Sri Lanka occur either in the H...
Scottish place names in Sri Lanka - Wikipedia
List of etymologies of country subdivision names
This article provides a collection of the etymology of the names of country subdivisions. This page generally only deals with regions and provinces; cities and other localities and features may appear...
List of etymologies of country subdivision names - Wikipedia
Smuggling tunnel
Smuggling tunnels are secret tunnels used for smuggling of goods and people. The term is also used where the tunnels are built in response to siege (e.g. during the Siege of Sarajevo).
The Sarajev...
Smuggling tunnel - Wikipedia
Postal counties of the United Kingdom
The postal counties of the United Kingdom, now known officially as the former postal counties, were postal subdivisions in routine use by Royal Mail until 1996. The raison d'être of the postal county ...
Postal counties of the United Kingdom - Wikipedia