Category Archives: Geography

Walk with me on Hadfield Street, Georgetown Guyana – Raphael video

Published March 16, 2017 – Walk with me on Hadfield Street, Georgetown Guyana – Raphael video

 

The Advanced Pre Ice Age Civilizations that Vanished From Earth – By Graham Hancock – video

The Advanced Pre Ice Age Civilizations that Vanished From Earth

Published on Jan 28, 2017   By Graham Hancock is one of the leading scholars in this area of study. Talk given sometime in 2012.

A physical and intellectual journey, a worldwide exploration looking for the ancient ruins of a lost civilization, this video follows clues in ancient scriptures and mythology and in the scientific evidence of the flood that swept the Earth at the end of the last Ice Age. This video explores the question of early humans swept away by the catastrophe. Who were these populations – pre-civilised hunter-gatherers or more sophisticated peoples altogether?      Continue reading

Follow me around: Tour Downtown Georgetown: Supreme Court and City Hall – video

Follow me around: Tour Downtown Georgetown, Supreme Court and City Hall

Raphael  – Published on Mar 9, 2017
Follow me downtown Georgetown to see the old and new town with the Supreme court/High court and the City Hall Buildings

Follow me around: Tour Downtown Georgetown, Official Residences & Embassy Row – video

Follow me around: Tour Downtown Georgetown, Official Residences & Embassy Row

Raphael – Published on Mar 9, 2017
Follow me on a tour of the downtown Georgetown and learn why this city is known as the Garden City.

Walk With Me on Camp Street, Georgetown, Guyana – video

Walk With Me on Camp Street, Georgetown, Guyana

Raphael  – Published on Feb 26, 2017
Exploring Upper Camp Street Georgetown Guyana. Note briefly that the new building being constructed on Camp Street are all privately owned, including the building that houses the Guyana Revenue Authority. Somebody is making a killing in rental income from Guyanese tax payers for renting that building to the GRA.

Undiscovered Guyana – video

Guyana- Shining Bright -30 Poems – By Dmitri Allicock

30-poems

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Here’s Everyone Who’s Immigrated to the U.S. Since 1820 – interactive map

Here’s Everyone Who’s Immigrated to the U.S. Since 1820

usa-immigration-flows

click to enlarge

May 3, 2016 – http://metrocosm.com/animated-immigration-map/

This is neat.  Also watch the lower left of the screen.                   
For the past 200 years where have all the people been coming from?                         
Notice what happens after 1970. You can stop it by clicking the “stop/start” box/arrow
on the right side of the slide.

From 1820 to 2013, 79 million people obtained lawful permanent resident status in the United States. The interactive map below visualizes all of them based on their prior country of residence. The brightness of a country corresponds to its total migration to the U.S. at the given time.       Continue reading

Guyana aims to shift economy from gold to green – by Molly Bergen

Guyana aims to shift economy from gold to green

Alluvial gold mining in the rainforests of Guyana.

Alluvial gold mining in the rainforests of Guyana. This is a medium-scale operation; many Guyanese work in the artisanal, small-scale gold mining sector, which is built around removing minerals from topsoils. As the gold runs out, the supply accessible from the surface will be the first to disappear, leaving many people in search of new livelihoods. (© Pete Oxford/iLCP)      Continue reading

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Guyana

Guyana flag10 Things You Didn’t Know About Guyana

A hidden gem in a predominantly Spanish-speaking continent, Guyana embodies centuries of several cultures that have seamlessly blended to create a truly unique nation. From the colors of the national flag to the cuisine, Guyana is more culturally Caribbean than South American. We profile 10 things you may not know about Guyana.

https://theculturetrip.com/south-america/guyana/articles/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-guyana/

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