Discover the geographical perspective behind the illusive polar vortex and the cause of record cold temperatures that burdened a large portion of the United States during January. Listeners will also find varying opinions on whether the cold snap was caused by global climate change or was merely a part of normal weather patterns. To read the entire article please visit Maps101.com and to listen to our entire collection of on Stitcher.
President’s Day is the perfect time to honor our first president, George Washington. This podcast explains the route that Washington and his troops took while crossing the Delaware River. Listeners will also discover the pivotal importance that this victory played on the Revolutionary War and American history. To read this entire article Maps101.com and to listen to our entire podcast collection, please visit Stitcher.com
Celebrate the holiday season with this holiday themed podcast! Discover the origin and meaning behind Christmas, Hajj, Hanukkah and more. This podcast delves into the hyper-commercialism and religious secularism that could threaten these sacred holidays. Listeners will also discover the calendar systems that dictate the scheduling of these holidays. To read this entire article visit Maps101.com. Happy Holidays from Maps101!
Listeners will discover the overflowing Zaatari refugee camp. It is estimated that over 150,000 refugees are living in the camp, which is designed for 60,000 people and 60% of the inhabitants are under the age of 18. With growing number of refugees and the desert landscape, food and water are becoming increasingly scarce. To read this article please visit Maps101.com or listen to the podcast below.