World Desert Map
PEZZIMENTI: The road map takes me to State College (Olean Times Herald)
There was a time in my early 20s when I felt as if I was going nowhere. The worst part of it, a road map was nowhere to be found. I was working and living in Kane, Pa. No offense to that particular town, but it didn?t exactly conjure up the images of what I had planned for myself.
(AFX UK Focus) 2008-08-11 10:19 Japan's Yosano:Aim to map out econ package by end-Aug (Interactive Investor)
TOKYO, Aug 11 (Reuters) - The Japanese government will map out a package of steps to support the economy by the end of this month, Economics Minister Kaoru Yosano said on Monday, as the world's No.2 economy faces the risk of a recession.
One world, one geological map (MSNBC)
OneGeology's newly unveiled digital map of the planet aims to do for the rocks beneath our feet what Google does for maps of the Earth's surface.
A World War I ?Unknown Soldier? Identified (Scoop.co.nz)
Minister for Defence Science and Personnel, the Hon. Warren Snowdon MP, today confirmed that an Australian World War I soldier recovered from a lost grave in Belgium in 2006 has been identified as Private George Richard Storey.
washingtonpost.com Launches Interactive Map of 2008 Political Landscape (Broadcast Newsroom)
WASHINGTON, BUSINESS WIRE -- washingtonpost.com, the award-winning news and information Web site, today launches an interactive map of the 2008 Political Landscape, providing a comprehensive state-by-state resource for the presidential, senatorial and gubernatorial campaigns this fall.
A curious film about the end of the world (Mail and Guardian)
The map will replace this text. If any users do not have Flash Player 8 (or above), they'll see this message. The temperature in Locarno, Switzerland is touching 30 degrees Celsius but French novelist-turned-filmmaker Michel Houellebecq is dressed as if embarking on an Arctic trip.
Use a world map to track the fun at the Olympics (Tacoma News Tribune)
Almost everyone is watching the Summer Olympics in China. I have a suggestion about a different way to watch the world?s biggest sports event. But first, a story from American history.
Hoosier team gets $5,000 for World Series trip (Louisville Courier-Journal)
With its Little League baseball team bound for the World Series, Jeffersonville, Ind., tonight gave $5,000 to help players' parents travel to the event in Williamsport, Pa.
Aussies blow away SA men's hockey team (Mail and Guardian)
The map will replace this text. If any users do not have Flash Player 8 (or above), they'll see this message. World number one Australia pulverised hapless South Africa 10-0 on Wednesday to continue their impressive march towards retaining the Olympic men's field hockey gold medal.
World Series-bound Jeff team gets $5,000 (Louisville Courier-Journal)
With its Little League baseball team bound for the world Series, Jeffersonville officials last night gave $5,000 to help players' parents travel to the event in Williamsport, Pa.