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Humanities: Geography

Why Study Geography?

Geography ICT Tools

Map Tools

42 Amazing Maps
Watch Hank Green talk about maps before looking at them.

WorldMapper: Maps as you have never seen them before

 


Create your own Maps!

Sharemap.org : How to use video 
An excellent free piece of software that allows you to create vector maps and GIS overlays easily. (Beware - we have found that some scales are out)


Dept of Sustainability and Primary Industries - Interactive Maps

 

Places 

World Wonders Project by Google


Other

Churnalism.com
Cross reference news articles to ensure you are getting to true story. How it works here.

Population Reference Buerea 

New Books

In the News

Ukraine

Ukraine Crisis Timeline - BBC News

CNN Information

Washington Post (Video): Ukraine's Crisis Explained in 2 mins

Stay Up-To-Date with the News

 

On the ABC every night of the week. Archives here.


 

Mondays at 8.30pm (AEST) and repeated Tuesdays at 11am and 11.35pm on ABC 1. Also on Saturdays at 8.00pm on ABC News24.

 

International Issues

New Internationalist Magazine

The College login is the same for all online subscriptions and is also available on Moodle.

http://digital.newint.com.au/issues

Search all past magazines and the current issue. Useful for Humanities research, English Issues tasks, Religious Education and more!

New Internationalist reports on issues of world poverty and inequality, plus some hot topics. There is a focus on the unjust relationship between the powerful and the powerless worldwide and the fight for global justice. International issues and world stories. 




Slideshows on International Issues



World Nomads - Photographs

Videos


Landline Archive

Splash Geography - Over 50 videos.