The AGS Endorses The Council on Foreign Relations' Arctic Imperatives
The CFR's "Arctic Imperatives: Reinforcing U.S. Strategy on America's Fourth Coast" brings forth practical findings and recommendations to reinforce U.S. strategy in the Arctic. The AGS, one of the original international organizations to support Arctic exploration and research has announced that it is endorsing the report.
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"Exploring Arctic Diversity by Hitting the Road: Where Finland, Norway, and Russia Meet" by Julia Gerlach and Nadir Kinossian
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The Geography Game That’s Fun for Everyone
GeoPlunge® offers a great way to help children learn about United States’ geography while simply having fun. It is a game for all ages, from first graders to senior citizens.
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Check out this week's Connect to Conserve article titled Animal Tracking Technology: Its Evolution, Uses, and Misuses written by Iman Lynn Mamdouh
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April 27, 2017 - Map of the Week
Unrest in Retail: The "Amazon Effect" and Employment
The consumption tendencies of the millennial generation have been the subject of discussion around the country, and the world. Preferring Uber to cabs, streaming to television, and Amazon to the mall has led to significant shifts in the way companies are doing business. Online and mobile commerce ha Read more...
April 20, 2017 - Map of the Week
Between the Pines: National Parks on Earth Day
"Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world." John Muir's words about exploring the forests of the United States have inspired countless others to go out and do the same. The founder of the Sierra Club, Muir was a notable naturalist; and his writings would influence many of those who would Read more...
April 13, 2017 - Map of the Week
Flower Power in Fifty States
Today, April 13th, is International Plant Appreciation Day! In honor of this global holiday, we explore the flora appreciated in each of the USA's 50 states. Flower's are starting to bloom all around the country, which one is special to your state? In case you are not acquainted with the beau Read more...