Meartz's Geographic, Political and Other Links
Serving your surfing needs since 1994. last update: November 28, 2016
- Little Free Libraries. Looks like a great project ot spread books and reading habits around the world.
- CRE8. This site offers writing by Northwest Minnesotans.
- Jackpine Writer's Bloc. This group unites Minnesota writers in the Park Rapids region.
- American Politics
- World Politics
Theory Website from Kristin Switala, at the Philosophy
Department at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga contains a
set of links to web sites related to feminism and its subfields.
- Ask Amy at
Feminist.Com is a question and answer page on feminism.
- General Geographic Materials
- Map of World Happiness. An alternative look at development versus the normal GNP/GDP based maps.
- Nation Master offers a wide variety of statistics on the nations of world, with charts and maps. [damaged Oct 2012]
- Annenberg Foundation offers many college level video items for web download.
- Geo-Sense "is an online, one-two player geography based game. You compete against an online opponent to place a city on a world/continent map as quickly and accurately as you can. It's fast paced and tends to keep kids interested while being educational."
- geobee offers a daily quiz from the National Geographic based on past questions in the National Geography Bee.
- Geography at About.Com offers a wealth of geographic-related materials.
- Canadian Association of Geographers is a Canadian site devoted to educational information about geography.
- Lizard Point. Geography games to play and learn.
- Stratfor.com is a strategic information service offering up-to-date information on strategic world issues.
- Fodor's offers
information on the world.
- Lonely Planet is the
alternative traveler's guide.
- Ten Risky Places by Mark Monmonier identifies places to be careful about.
- World Climate offers a searchable database concerning world climatic information.
Traveler is a traveler's magazine of the odd spots.
- Wendy Chan, Photographer
has great pictures of world spots.
- Adventure Online takes teachers and students on learning adventures around the world.
- Education @ nationalgeographic.com is the main gateway to educational activities at the National Geographic Society site.
- STS-99 Images is the main index at NOAA to images from the STS-99 Mission. Great!
- Geography Page is a source for educational geography information at InfoPlease.com's Homework Helper.
- Discovery Channel Education offers links to sites of interest to geography teachers.
- Where's Andrew on You Tube. Site on You Tube looks at travels and the nature of places.
- Academic Geography