1: 21stcenturychallenges.org Thought-provoking talks on geographical issues…………………. Welcome to the discussion series run by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) that aims to improve public understanding of, and engagement with, some of the big issues likely to affect our lives and society in the coming years. The series helps people make their own informed decisions and judgements on the most important challenges of the 21st century.
2:discoveringbritain.org In Summer 2012 people from 206 different countries came to the UK for the Olympic and Paralympic Games. To celebrate we created 20 special walks in different parts of Britain. Each one tells a story of a particular town or city and its international connections. From London’s Strand to a small village in Suffolk, from Belfast to Bideford, these walks uncover how the UK has been shaped and influenced by the rest of the world over the centuries. Walk the World was part of part of Discovering Places, the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad campaign to inspire people in the UK to discover their local environment.
3: mars.jpl.nasa.gov/mer10 Launch: July 7, 2003….Launch Vehicle: Delta II H……Arrival: Jan. 24, 2004 PST……(Jan. 25. 2004 UTC) Landing Site: Meridiani Planum……..Mission Duration: Still roving!