GEOGRAPHY

2015 National Geographic Photo Contest

Cleaning up the plastic rubbish littering the world’s oceans
Where is the source of the River Liffey? SatNav 53.160635, -6.305678

Kanaga Volcano
This photo shows the lava flow and where it cooled in Kananga volcano in Alaska. More Info
County crests and colours all in one pic.
Surname map of Ireland
More info on how Irish surnames were turned into English.

London underground not as you normally see it (Google maps) and Barcelona´s
The making of the South African flag
London-World capital? (with some great photos)
World Max Temperatures today
Computer Model Forecasts

National Geographic Archive

Jan 1963 50 years ago: It’s Winter!!

150 years of the London Underground Video



Global Climate
A brief History of Maps
One year of weather day by day
Climate stats for Dublin (Baldonnel)
The Himalayas

World Population: 7 billion and counting
Where do you fit in?

What is the world’s biggest city?
Google Street View explores post-tsunami Japan
Global Precipitation Annual Cycle

Nations of the World (c. 1990)

Lyrics for Karaoke Version above:
United States, Canada, Mexico, Panama
Haiti, Jamaica, Peru,
Republic Dominican, Cuba, Carribean
Greenland, El Salvador too.
Puerto Rico, Columbia, Venezuela
Honduras, Guyana, and still,
Guatemala, Bolivia, then Argentina
And Ecuador, Chile, Brazil.
Costa Rica, Belize, Nicaragua, Bermuda
Bahamas, Tobago, San Juan,
Paraguay, Uruguay, Surinam
And French Guiana, Barbados, and Guam.

Norway, and Sweden, and Iceland, and Finland
And Germany now one piece,
Switzerland, Austria, Czechoslovakia
Italy, Turkey, and Greece.
Poland, Romania, Scotland, Albania
Ireland, Russia, Oman,
Bulgaria, Saudi Arabia
Hungary, Cyprus, Iraq, and Iran.
There’s Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Jordan
Both Yemens, Kuwait, and Bahrain,
The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Belgium, and Portugal
France, England, Denmark, and Spain.

India, Pakistan, Burma, Afghanistan
Thailand, Nepal, and Bhutan,
Kampuchea, Malaysia, then Bangladesh (Asia)
And China, Korea, Japan.
Mongolia, Laos, and Tibet, Indonesia
The Philippine Islands, Taiwan,
Sri Lanka, New Guinea, Sumatra, New Zealand
Then Borneo, and Vietnam.
Tunisia, Morocco, Uganda, Angola
Zimbabwe, Djibouti, Botswana,
Mozambique, Zambia, Swaziland, Gambia
Guinea, Algeria, Ghana.

Burundi, Lesotho, and Malawi, Togo
The Spanish Sahara is gone,
Niger, Nigeria, Chad, and Liberia
Egypt, Benin, and Gabon.
Tanzania, Somalia, Kenya, and Mali
Sierra Leone, and Algiers,
Dahomey, Namibia, Senegal, Libya
Cameroon, Congo, Zaire.
Ethiopia, Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar
Rwanda, Mahore, and Cayman,
Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Yugoslavia…
Crete, Mauritania
Then Transylviania,
Monaco, Liechtenstein
Malta, and Palestine,
Fiji, Australia, Sudan.

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Glacier and meltwater, Truss Peak, British Columbia, Canada