is the science
that studies the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of the Earth
. A literal translation would be "to describe or write about the Earth". The first person to use the word "geography" was Eratosthenes
(276-194 BC). Four historical traditions in geographical research are the spatial analysis
of the natural and the human phenomena (geography as the study of distribution), the area studies
(places and regions), the study of the man-land relationship, and the research in the earth sciences
. Nonetheless, the modern geography is an all-encompassing discipline that foremost seeks to understand the Earth and all of its human and natural complexities—not merely where objects are, but how they have changed and come to be.International Organization for Migration works to help ensure the orderly and humane management of migration, to promote international cooperation on migration issues, to assist in the search for practical solutions to migration problems and to provide humanitarian assistance to migrants in need, including refugees and internally displaced people.
Here's an article from the Huffington Post: 10 Essentials for Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse: A Practical GuideZombies eat brains. They are also, like all of us, driven by brain functions. What is happening in their brains to make them act as they do? In this intriguing dialogue, Tim Verstynen & Bradley Voytek apply the various human medical possibilities that make zombies...zombies. See the lesson here.