Read the Map

September 2003
Weekly Reader News - Senior;9/5/2003, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p8
Presents an activity for children concerning geography.


Related Articles

  • Aerosol extinction profiles at 525nm and 1020nm derived from ACE imager data: comparisons with GOMOS, SAGE II, SAGE III, POAM III, and OSIRIS. Vanhellemont, F.; Tetard, C.; Bourassa, A.; Fromm, M.; Dodion, J.; Fussen, D.; Brogniez, C.; Degenstein, D.; Gilbert, K. L.; Turnbull, D. N.; Bernath, P.; Boone, C.; Walker, K. A. // Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics;2008, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p2027 

    The Canadian ACE (Atmospheric Chemistry Experiment) mission is dedicated to the retrieval of a large number of atmospheric trace gas species using the solar occultation technique in the infrared and UV/visible spectral domain. However, two additional solar disk imagers (at 525 nm and 1020 nm)...

  • GEOGRAPHY.  // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Republic of Seychell;Apr2005, p2 

    The article presents geographic information about Seychelles. Area of Seychelles is 444 square kilometers, which is about 2.5 times the size of Washington DC. Capital--Victoria is capital of the country. About half of the islands are granitic in origin, with narrow coastal strips and central...

  • Thinking Geographically. Jackson, Peter // Geography;Autumn2006, Vol. 91 Issue 3, p199 

    Based on a recent presentation at the GA Annual Conference (Manchester 2006), this article presents an argument for the power of thinking geographically, emphasising the discipline's grammar (its concepts and theories) as well as its vocabulary (a virtually endless list of place-names). The...

  • Geography for Students. Skeele, Linda // Library Media Connection;Jan2007, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p95 

    The article reviews "Geography for Students," a series on the major themes of the National Geography Standards released on DVD format.

  • THE WORLD OF ALASKA CRUISING: Geographically Speaking.  // Cruising Alaska;2005 6th Edition, p4 

    Focuses on the geography of Alaska. Land area; World location; Regions.

  • Geography: Passport to Success. Kropf, Annemarie // Business Journal (Central New York);6/25/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 26, p24 

    Comments on how Americans' lack of geographic literacy can be detrimental to business. Key findings from a survey comparing Americans' knowledge of geography with other nationalities; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on business and geography.

  • Geography.  // Science...Non-Fiction;2005, p83 

    The article discusses geography. Geographers study the Earth's surface looking at human developments to the topography, or land's surface. They are also cartographers, making maps of things such as soil type, vegetation and land features to help people manage and prosper from land changes. The...

  • Minister visits Unlocking the Archives.  // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Jul2004, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p21 

    Discusses the visit of Minister Tessa Jowell, secretary of state for culture, media and sport, to the Royal Geographical Society (RGS) in May 2004. Purpose of her visit; Activities done during her visit; Selection of the RGS resources that were shown to Jowell.

  • Team Canada.  // Canadian Geographic;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 123 Issue 5, p7 

    Deals with the tour of the office of the "Canadian Geographic" magazine by the team of students representing Canada at the 2003 National Geographic World Championship. Rank of the team in the competition.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics