Monday February 06, 2017

Fast Food Nation: Mapping the Top 10 Chains in the United States is an interactive map that looks at the number of restaurants in each county.

The fast food restaurants mapped: Subway, McDonald's, Starbucks, Pizza Hut, Dunkin' Donuts, Burger King, Taco Bell, Domino's, Wendy's, KFC, All top 10 fast food joints, Farmers' Market.

(Source: Google Maps Mania)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Monday Feb 06, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Tuesday March 08, 2016

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(Source: United Nations)

Posted by Denize Tan in GOVERNMENT INFORMATION on Tuesday Mar 08, 2016  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Thursday November 12, 2015

The Economist posted this interactive map, taking a look at where in the world nuclear power-producers are located.

For the 30 countries that currently use nuclear power, this map shows:

  • Operational reactors
  • Under construction & planned
  • The amount of electricity they produce
  • Quantity of uranium they require

(Source: The Economist)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Thursday Nov 12, 2015  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share