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geography

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Test your trivia and geography knowledge with Google SmartyPins

Are you good at tying together your trivia and geography skills? You have 1,000 miles -- spend them well.

By July 7, 2014

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Flickr getting a geography revamp

The Yahoo photo-sharing service will soon be retooled to make more use of geotagged photos.

By October 18, 2007

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Autodesk geography tool goes open source

Developing mapping software? Autodesk plans to release a handy coordinate conversion tool as open-source software.

By September 25, 2007

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Home schooled kid wins national geography competition

A home-schooled girl named Caitlin Snaring this week became the second girl to win a national competition, making her the most recent in a string of contests dominated by children who were educated outside state-run schools.

By May 25, 2007

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Horror movie locations plotted out in Esri's interactive map

Just in time for Halloween, the mapping software company rolls out its "Geography of Horror" map that diagrams where more than 200 of the world's scariest movies took place.

By October 30, 2013

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Got some Dane in your DNA? Do a happy dance

While global happiness research tends to focus on economic and sociological factors, one study says genes close to the makeup of Denmark's DNA up your chance at bliss.

By July 31, 2014

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Chinese Pozible campaign beats target in under a minute

One of the first Pozible crowdfunding campaigns in China has proven extremely popular, hitting 2000 per cent of its target in one hour

By April 22, 2014

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Glorious new Mars map is the most detailed yet

Properly prepare for your next Mars vacation with a beautiful new map of the planet from the US Geological Survey.

By July 17, 2014

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Index Ventures raises $550M to fund early stage startups

Venture capital firm will use new fund to focus on the mobile-consumer, enterprise, networks, and financial-services sectors.

By June 10, 2014