Weblinks to Explore

Weblinks to interesting and potentially useful resources

 

The Economist – multimedia library for clips and infographics

http://www.economist.com/multimedia

City Dashboard – Huge range of live data – economic, social and environmental

http://citydashboard.org/london/

Flightpaths to show connectivity of global hubs

http://www.flightradar24.com/#60,15/6?&_suid=1396357776721003993762831833941

MOOCS – Massive Online Open Courses – Extension material, extra resources and independent learning      

https://www.futurelearn.com/courses

http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3i5AS_kCaFppoMwULYb99g

 

Explore the global weather patterns                                                                        

http://earth.nullschool.net/

Global Environmental Issues – Latest reports, news and data                                    

http://www.nerc.ac.uk/

Population statistics                              

http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/taxonomy/index.html?nscl=Population

Disaster database                                                                                                            

http://www.emdat.be/

United Nations office for Disaster Risk Reduction                                                  

http://www.unisdr.org/

Useful source for news items on tropical storms/hurricanes

http://www.theatlantic.com/search/?q=hurricanes

Useful map data                                                                                          

http://www.maptube.org/home.aspx

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