UK Sound Map

  • 09/02/2011 – Sound clips recorded at various points around the UK.

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earth album alpha – a slicker google maps + flickr mash-up

  • 19/4/09 – “earth album is a simpler, slicker Flickr mash-up that allows you to explore some of the most stunning photos in the world courtesy of Google maps and Flickr. To begin your journey, just click somewhere on the map, e.g. “India”. Note– since the top Flickr images are used, the images change every few weeks; bookmark this site and check back for a different experience in a month!” Superb resource, just add keyword/sunset after the URL to see amazing sunsets from around the world.

Visual Geography: World

  • 29/3/09 – “Visualgeography.com lets you explore the world through images, flags, money, language, maps and other information.”

National Geographic Global Warming Resources

Wild Sanctuary Habitat / Animal Sound Recordings

  • 30/5/08 – Searchable by continent and region – great stuff. “Wild Sanctuary is home to the largest private archive of natural sound, anywhere! Our worldwide collection represents over 3,500 hours of wild soundscapes and nearly 15,000 species.” Great for Geography, Science and as writing stimulus.

BBC – England – Webcams