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Concentrations of people and economic activity

The USA is a big country.  But its population and economic activity are not evenly spread across the country.

Here are the counties where half the U.S. 201 more words

Election 2016

Old Maps, New Ways

Here is an interesting story about a “3D virtual tour” of the Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library.
Boston Public Library map center adds virtual tour (Steve Annear, Boston Globe) 461 more words

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The Careers & Enterprise Company - Research Seminar - 24th April

Bookings are now open for the next research seminar organised by The Careers & Enterprise Company.

It will feature

  • Jonathan Boys, The Careers & Enterprise Company, Geography matters: spending money where it counts.
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One Sloppy Land Surveyor Almost Caused a "War" Between Missouri and Iowa

In 1839, the outcome of the “Honey War” hinged on the exact location of the Missouri-Iowa border. Sarah Laskow concisely details the developments at Atlas Obscura: … 14 more words

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One Sloppy Land Surveyor Almost Caused a "War" Between Missouri and Iowa

In 1839, the outcome of the “Honey War” hinged on the exact location of the Missouri-Iowa border. Sarah Laskow concisely details the developments at Atlas Obscura: … 14 more words

History

ABU's Vice-Chancellor Confirms Senator Dino Melaye Indeed Graduated With A Third Class

‚ÄčThe Vice-Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Ibrahim Garab, has confirmed Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi State, graduated from the school.

Mr. Garba made the confirmation at the investigative hearing hearing of the Senate Committee on Ethics and Privileges on Monday. 48 more words

Gardens, gods and golf

It’s a treat to leave the city for some fresh air, but like any large city, getting out of Kampala can be a trial depending on time of day and direction of travel. 690 more words

Geography