Collection by Doug Matthews

Doug Matthews
The map shows what the Middle East looked like many years ago. It shows the Ottoman Empire, different independent countries and more. Ap World History, Modern History, Ancient History, Asian History, Middle East Map, Empire Ottoman, Alternate History, Historical Maps, Interesting History

40 maps that explain the Middle East

These maps are crucial for understanding the region's history, its present, and some of the most important stories there today.

A tale of two Pleistocene realms: Neanderthals spread east and west through Eurasia - did Denisovans spread north to south? Art Rupestre, France Culture, Dna Genealogy, New Scientist, Early Humans, Human Evolution, Mystery Of History, World History, History Museum

The vast Asian realm of the lost humans

The Denisovans, the mysterious cousins of the Neanderthals, displayed a level of adaptability thought to be unique to modern humans

Info-graphic: Cities of the Strip - Mapping Gaza's cities and Israeli attacks. (Design by Farwa Rizwan/ Al Arabiya English) Per Capita Income, Communication Networks, Gaza Strip, Cultura General, Israel Palestine, Cartography, Studyblr, Over The Years, Teaching

Gaza's precious space and the cost of real estate

Gaza’s annual revenue is less than $100 million and its population lives at a density of 2,000 persons per (third only to Hong Kong and Singapore). In 2014, 50% of Gaza’s 1.82 million population live in substandard housing with 70% living below the poverty line; per capita income was estimated at $US3,100 in 2009. Real estate prices in Gaza continue to rise as Israel seeks more land for projects such as controversial free economic zones, which Netanyahu’s invasion of Gaza seeks to…

Researchers studying unusual evidence of ancient human feces have revealed a new history to the Native American metropolis of Cahokia and its civilization. Native American History, Native American Indians, Native American Movies, American Games, Mississippi, Mound Builders, Historical Maps, Historical Artifacts, Prehistoric

Mississippian culture - Wikipedia

The Mississippian way of life began to develop in the Mississippi River Valley (for which it is named). Cultures in the tributary Tennessee River Valley may have also begun to develop Mississippian characteristics at this point. Almost all dated Mississippian sites predate 1539-1540 (when Hernando de Soto explored the area).

‪ August during the fall of Yinchuan, the capital of Western Xia, Genghis Khan died. This gif shows the changes in borders of the Mongol Empire from founding by Genghis Khan in his death in 1227 to the rule of Kublai Khan Kublai Khan, Genghis Khan, Story Of The World, Historical Maps, World History, Middle Ages, Ancient History, The Expanse, Archaeology

Pax Mongolica - Wikipedia

The expansion of the Mongol Empire -- Mongol Empire map - Pax Mongolica - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Gun Violence Archive (GVA) is a not for profit corporation formed to provide free online public access to accurate information about gun-related violence in the United States. Singles Events, Recent Movies, Gun Control, What Goes On, Data Visualization, In This World, Police, Guns, Map

Gun Violence Archive

Near real-time tweets of American gun violence incidents. Non-profit. Non-advocacy. Just the facts.