Maps101 Blog – News Highlights of 2011.

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Following hot on the heels of the Google Zeitgeist, here are the highlights of 2011 as told in the Maps101 Blog –

Tunisian protests lead to a change of  Government – http://maps101blog.com/2011/01/25/tunisia-a-sign-to-the-region/

Arab Spring Begins

GITN Special - Tunisia

21st Anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s freedom – http://maps101blog.com/2011/02/10/on-this-day-2111990-nelson-mandela-freed/

Japan hit by huge earthquake & Tsunami – http://maps101blog.com/2011/03/11/huge-earthquake-sends-tsunami-waves-across-the-pacific-ocean/

2 Corpse Flowers in rare blooming event – http://maps101blog.com/2011/04/27/a-pretty-big-stink/

Titan Arum - 'Corpse Flower'

Titan Arum - 'Corpse Flower'

How can we protect ourselves from the elements after massive destruction in Joplin, MO? – http://maps101blog.com/2011/05/25/can-we-protect-ourselves-from-natures-wrath/

How the census was created and what it means for Maps101 Subscribers – http://maps101blog.com/2011/08/19/the-us-census-how-why-and-something-cool-for-maps101-subscribers/

Veterans Day 11.11.11 – http://maps101blog.com/2011/11/11/11-11-11-veterans-day/

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