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Richest Billionaires in Every State in 2021

     In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic began and an economy like never before came from it. Unemployment drastically rose, many large and small businesses closed, and others struggled to stay open. However, during the mass unemployment and bankruptcy people … Continue reading

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Atlas of the Week – Beginner’s World Atlas

National Geographic’s Beginner’s World Atlas aims to get kids interested in geography! This atlas is great for children. The bright colors and design draw kids in. Typically, atlases can be somewhat complex. While children can look at the images inside … Continue reading

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Atlanta’s Traffic Infrastructure

Have you ever spent the night in a big city and the sounds of traffic kept you up at night? In 2019, Atlanta, Georgia ranked number ten in a list of cities in the United States with the worst traffic … Continue reading

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Blog and atlas links

Cartographic and Architectural Records at the National Archives in College Park, MD | National Archives– This is the blog link I have chosen. I think it is really cool how it contains all different maps of different times of California … Continue reading

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Piri Reis- map that could change the world

  The Piri Reis When people talk about controversy regarding maps, there is no conversation that is able to be had without bringing up the map, the Piri Reis. This map has been around since the age of great geographical … Continue reading

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The Atlas of Sports

The Atlas of Sports is an atlas that consists of who plays what, where, and why. Sports are a main hobby for many people in the world and there are others that don’t feel the same way. The atlas of … Continue reading

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Atlas of the Week-Atlas of World War II

The Atlas of the Week is a solid and necessary choice for study in our class The Rhetorical Lives of Maps. My pick is the National Geographic Atlas of World War II: History’s Greatest Conflict Revealed Through Rare Wartime Maps and … Continue reading

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Blog on Triton, by Patrick Barry(03/05/2021)

This blog by the Nasa Science Solar System Exploration website discusses the mystery of the moon Triton. A distant body orbiting Neptune in a retrograde orbit distinguishes itself from other moons in the solar system as it was captured by … Continue reading

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The Gateways to Space

Patrick Barry                                                                                                               Dr. Barney 5th March 2021                                                                                    The Rhetorical Lives of Maps Blog Week #2 The Rocket Launch Sites[1] of the world map shows an overview of a varied array of launch sites around the globe and information … Continue reading

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Team Map Presentation – “North Korean Prison Camps”

The map of North Korea’s concentrations camps are produced with the help of Google Earth, a highly interactive digital map. The rapid development of these satellite maps has given us the chance to analyze the countries on the other side … Continue reading

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