World maps give us some perspective on the relative size of continents and countries. Find helpful political and relief maps of the world along with interesting facts about all seven continents.
A world atlas contains information about the world in a variety of map formats. It features latitude and longitude information as well as detailed information about geographic landmarks and infrastructure.
This site features information about the worldwide military conflict of World War II, which involved 61 countries and lasted from 1939-1945. Links to additional World War II resources are also provided.
These preserved trenches from World War I in France were dug in the deep woods, giving soldiers the cover they needed during battle. Today they are empty but for a couple of inches of snow, and the scene is peaceful and serene.
This website gives a brief detail about world currencies and exchange rates. Information about the European Central Bank and other related topics is included.
Air travel is the most frequently used form of long-distance travel because it is so efficient. This picture shows green continents on a blue background with the silhouettes of business travelers.
This atomic clock, located in the town square and transportation hub of Berlin known as the Alexanderplatz, is considered a world clock because it displays the precise time for major capitals around the world.
Visit this site for top news stories and current headlines from around the world. In addition to world news, you will also find news categories such as business, energy, finance, Internet, and weather.
This introduction to French cuisine comprises information about French cooking education and careers around the world plus a photograph of a typical French meal.
This introduction to Italian cuisine comprises information about Italian chef education and careers around the world plus a photo of typical Italian cooking ingredients.
Alarm clocks are a necessity to wake up and get moving in today's busy world. This site features and introduction to alarm clock styles, such as mechanical, electric, and battery operated.
All search engines consist of three main parts: a robot that gathers information as it crawls the World Wide Web, a database that stores information that the robot gathers, and a search tool that enables users to find information.
Clocks are used throughout the world as a means of telling time. Atomic clocks in particular are trusted as the time-telling standard since they are the most accurate measurement available. This atomic clock shows both hands pointing to the twelve.
Bermuda is the perfect island destination for leaving the rest of the world behind. Relax on the balcony of a hotel along the beautiful blue water or walk among picturesque palm trees in the sand.
Down through the centuries, the Bible has been translated into many different languages from the original Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek and distributed throughout the world. This photo shows a shelf of different Bible translations in various languages.
The world will be watching when leaders of the two Koreas sit down tomorrow in the truce village of Panmunjom for a high-stakes meeting - their first in 11 years.
Straits Times. Thu, 26 Apr 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
Putting aside the spin of both credit unions and banks, we offer some informed predictions about how the financial industry would be reconfigured if the century-old tax break were to disappear.
American Banker. Thu, 26 Apr 2018 03:41:33 GMT.
Venice is to employ unprecedented crowd control measures to separate tourists from locals as the World Heritage city braces for this busy bank holiday weekend.
Irish Independent. Thu, 26 Apr 2018 02:30:00 +0100.
French President Emmanuel Macron said he thinks U.S. President Donald Trump will withdraw from the Iran nuclear accord, dealing a blow to the six-nation agreement reached in 2015 and endorsed by world powers.
Newsmax. Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:56:57 EDT.
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