Stories tagged: geography
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017
Conor Sen: Few cities can handle an Amazon HQ
Amazon’s Request for Proposal narrows the list significantly in terms of the number of cities realistically able to bid for such a project.
Wed., May 17, 2017, 11:58 a.m.
Texas eighth-grader wins National Geographic Bee
A 14-year-old eighth-grader from Texas with an impressive knowledge of rivers, mountain ranges, borders and cultures has won this year’s National Geographic Bee.
Thu., April 4, 2013
Eighth-grader among those heading for geography bee
Launceston is a port on which island in the Southern Hemisphere? Tasmania
Thu., Jan. 17, 2013
CV students get taste of geography
From the grand fjords of Norway to the largest rainforest in the world, students of Central Valley High School’s world geography class all had a piece of the planet to …
Sat., March 19, 2011
Jim Kershner: Zags’ ‘home game’ a matter of relativity
You know how Einstein showed that time is relative? Well, distances are relative, too, and by that I mean 100 miles just seems shorter for people who live in Spokane …
Sat., Feb. 10, 1996
A New Claim To Fame
As proud residents of the biggest city between Seattle and Minneapolis, we never seem to tire of bragging about living in the biggest city between Seattle and Minneapolis. What it …