[video] National Geographic Plate Tectonics (Chapter 3)

Here is the video that was shown in class on the formation of the Earth and the mechanics of plate tectonics. It shows up in the lecture notes from Chapter 3 as a still image of the first scene, so I’m including it here because it contains some useful information not covered very thoroughly by […]

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Geopolitics through Maps

Geopolitics is the politics of international relations, particularly those influenced by geographical factors. A quick look at a map might lead to questions about the relationships between nations in terms of their proximity and possible trade. But maps can also provide much deeper insights into the geopolitical histories of nation states if the establishment of […]

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