Monthly Archives: February 2012

Europe’s cold snap visualised

You might have noticed that Europe is currently experiencing colder than normal temperatures.  Freak snow storms in southern Italy and Tripoli point at things being quite unusual.  Scores of people have died as a result of exposure with the homeless … Continue reading

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Whats in a name?

An interesting post that I spotted on the Strange Maps blog.   The article looks at placenames in a metropolitan (built up) environment.  Quite often, unlike in rural areas, there is no clear demarcation between different areas. So how do you know when you … Continue reading

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