Tag Archives: Earth

Geeky States of America: Maine’s Scale Model of Planet Earth

Geeky States of America: Maine’s Scale Model of Planet Earth

Explore the Earth in Maine, from a view that can’t be beat: DeLorme’s large scale replica of our planet. Read More

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World Population Hits 7 Billion: Target Date October 31

While you’re out trick-or-treating with the kiddos, the world is set to reach a landmark population of 7 billion. It took just twelve years to go from a population of 6 billion to 7 billion on this planet, and that’s worrying some people. Can Earth sustain 7 billion people? What about 8 billion? We’re supposed… Read More

How to Watch Tonight’s Lunar Eclipse

Not only is tonight’s total lunar eclipse the only one of 2010, it’s the first one any of us on this planet have seen in almost three years, and it won’t happen again until 2014. This one’s also a little extra special by being the first one to happen during a winter solstice in half… Read More