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My week as a lecturer...3 weeks in (autumn term)

This was me at the beginning of the Summer Term. Yes, I made it over to Australia for my first research visit with the fantastic tweeps in Wollongong, Sydney and Melbourne! 513 more words

Population Pyramids

A population pyramid is a bar graph that shows the gender and age of a population. It shows the differnce between genders and their ages. 204 more words

Human Geography

Population Pyramids

A population pyramid shows the distribution of various age and sex groups in a particular city. When the population is growing, the graph forms the shape of a pyramid. 174 more words

What benefits does globalisation bring to our world?

Globalisation is the process that allows financial markets to operate internationally, as a result of deregulation and improved communications.

Globalisation is defined as the ‘growing economic interdependence of countries worldwide through the increasing volume and variety of cross-border transactions in goods and services, freer international capital flows, and more rapid and widespread diffusion of technology’. 708 more words

Geography

New book alert!

Kathy Burrell has just had a new book published with Palgrave MacMillan. Co-edited with Kathrin Horschelmann at Durham/Leipzig the books brings together a diverse range of chapters to consider different aspects of mobility during and after socialism in Eastern Europe and the (former) USSR. 150 more words

Research

India power station risk analysis

Then nuclear power plants in India are not safe from the earthquakes because India is still converging with the Himalayas and the nuclear power plants are near that area. 134 more words

Human Geography

OCEAN CURRENTS OF INDONESIA

Ocean currents in Indonesia

The red parts on the costs of Indonesia are fast ocean currents. These currents are in North Sumatra, West Kalimantan, West Sulawesi, North Maluku, and west Papua.  68 more words

Human Geography