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    • Shenzhen, The Instant City Created: Saturday, August 16, 2014 Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014
      Learn about China's Instant City, Shenzhen, which grew 300 times its size in 30 years. This city is an example of China's fast-paced growth.
    • Scotland's Referendum on Independence Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Everything you wanted to know about Scotland's referendum in September 2014 to decide whether to become an independent country and independent from the United Kingdom after 300 years of unity.
    • The Number of Countries in the World Created: Monday, May 03, 2004 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Discover the precise number of countries are in the world, from your About.com Guide to Geography.
    • The History of Cartography Created: Monday, July 21, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Read this article to learn about the history and development of cartography. Learn about early cartography in Greece, Rome, China and the Middle East as well as cartography in Europe and modern computerized cartography.
    • Development Geography Created: Sunday, July 20, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      Development geography is a field of study that analyzes the unequal distribution of wealth and resources across the world and how this inequality affects various populations.
    • Atacama Desert Created: Wednesday, July 28, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      The Atacama Desert of northern Chile is the world's second driest region (icy Antarctica is first). Although the Tropic of Capricorn passes through the region, the Atacama lies in the rain shadow of Chile's Coast Range, which squeezes out the moisture from the atmosphere.
    • Hurricane Categories Created: Sunday, August 27, 2006 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      A listing of the categories from the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale, from your About.com expert Guide for Geography." itemprop="description">> Tuesday, September 21, 2004 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
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      Hurricane Names for 2009 Created: Tuesday, September 21, 2004 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      A complete list of the official hurricane names for 2009.
    • Hurricane Names for 2008 Created: Tuesday, September 21, 2004 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
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      Hurricane Names for 2004 Created: Monday, September 20, 2004 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
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      Retired Hurricane Names Created: Monday, September 20, 2004 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      A list of hurricane names that have been retired. The list of retired hurricane names includes famous and deadly hurricanes from the past decades." itemprop="description"< --> itemprop="descriptio...
    • Hurricane Names for 2007 Created: Tuesday, September 21, 2004 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      A list of the official hurricane names for 2007. The rotating list of names of hurricanes changes each year; this is the 2007 list of hurricane names from your About.com expert Guide to Geography....
    • Hurricane Names for 2006 Created: Tuesday, September 21, 2004 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
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      2015 Hurricane Names Created: Sunday, September 05, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      A list of the official hurricane names for 2015. The rotating list of names of hurricanes changes each year; this is the 2015 list of hurricane names from your About.com expert Guide to Geography....
    • 2016 Hurricane Names Created: Sunday, September 12, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      A list of the official hurricane names for 2016. The rotating list of names of hurricanes changes each year; this is the 2016 list of hurricane names from your About.com expert Guide to Geography....
    • World Heritage Sites Created: Tuesday, August 18, 2009 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      An overview of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites and the world heritage program to preserve cultural sites around the world. An overview of the World Heritage Sites and program from the About.com ex...
    • Largest Cities in the European Union Created: Saturday, February 12, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Largest Cities of the European Union: Refer to this list to learn which cities are the largest in the European Union from Geography at About.com." itemprop="description" itemprop="description"...
    • United Nations Security Council Created: Thursday, September 20, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      An overview and brief history of the United Nations Security Council, the most important body of the United Nations. Learn about the Security Council from your About.com Guide to Geography."
    • Deadly United States Tornadoes Created: Sunday, May 29, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Ten Most Deadly U.S. Tornadoes: Read this article to learn about the ten most deadly tornadoes in the United States since the 1800s from Geography at About.com." itemprop="r="$zTP='t3'" --> itempro...
    • Geography of Russia Created: Sunday, August 29, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Geography of Russia: Read this article to learn information about Russia. Learn about Russia's history, government, economy, geography and climate from Geography at About.com."
    • Washington, D.C. Created: Thursday, October 07, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Geography of Washington, D.C.: Read this article to learn about Washington, D.C. Learn ten facts about Washington, D.C.'s history, government, economy, geography and climate from Geography at About...
    • California Earthquake Created: Thursday, April 14, 2005 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      This page provides clear direction for locating information about California earthquakes that have just occurred or past historical California earthquakes.
    • Tibet Created: Thursday, January 05, 2006 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Cries ring out around the world to free Tibet from Chinese control. Learn more about the history and geography of Tibet and life under Chinese rule." itemprop="description'" --> itemprop="descript...
    • Geography of British Columbia Created: Tuesday, February 09, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Refer to this article to learn ten important facts about British Columbia's history, geography, climate and economy. Learn about British Columbia from Geography at About.com."
    • Governorates of Egypt Created: Saturday, February 12, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      List of Egypt's Governorates: Governorates are like states in Egypt. Learn about the 29 that make up the country from Geography at About.com." itemprop="description" Friday, February 03, 2006 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Your About.com Guide to Geography provides an overview of the history of geography in the United States of America." itemprop="description">> Wednesday, July 21, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Geography of Honduras: Read this article to learn about Honduras. Learn about Honduras's history, government, economy, geography and climate from Geography at About.com." i--#if expr="$zTP='t3'" --...
    • New Countries of the World Created: Sunday, May 09, 2004 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Discover the impressive number of new countries that have become independent all around the world since 1990. This list also provides the history behind the new country creations.
    • What is Sea Level? Created: Friday, June 27, 2014 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      What is sea level and what does sea level actually mean? Discover the meaning of sea level and how rising sea levels can impact our planet.
    • Geography of Tunisia Created: Friday, January 14, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Geography of Tunisia: Read this article to learn about Tunisia. Learn about Tunisia's history, government, economy, geography and climate from Geography at About.com." itemif expr="$zTP='t3'" --> i...
    • Geography of Chongqing, China Created: Saturday, May 28, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Chongqing is an important economic, historic and cultural center, one of China's four direct controlled municipalities, and the largest by area.

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