Designers around the world are inspired by geography, especially topography, to make items for the home.
Japanese designers Kyouei Designs created the “topography soup plate” for all your consommé needs.
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These furniture designs combine glass, wood, and other materials to emulate the land and water. Ocean Table Christopher Duff of Duffy London has designed a representation … Read more
Google has quietly rolled out a new geography game called Smarty Pins. The game ties in trivia questions from six categories (featured topics, arts and culture, … Read more
This fun interactive graphics from the Wall Street Journal pits the 32 competing countries against each other in almost everything else but soccer (or football). … Read more
Need a country and 33,000 residents? Liechtenstein has put itself up for rent starting at the nightly rate of $70,000. The country, located in the … Read more
Take a spin around Prague with the self-billed “World’s Largest Spherical Panorama”. This image is currently (as of 12/2009) the largest spherical panoramic photo in … Read more
National Geographic as part of their kick-off for this year’s Geography Awareness Week, asked all one hundred senators from the fifty United States to draw … Read more
Beautiful images of the earth are now available as a Google Gadget from the USGS that you can add to your iGoogle page. Gadgets are … Read more
For a little balance after all the incoherent lack of geography education explanations and exposure to people who don’t know if the world is flat, … Read more
Adena from All Points Blog pointed out this interesting post from Coolest-gadgets.com. The Global Warming mug is available from Wickedcoolstuff.com. Empty, the mug looks like … Read more