How (the lack of) Geography Doomed Venus 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. Venus is often referred to as Earth’s sister planet. But if this were true, how can the two planets in some respects be so radically different? Well as it turns out, the answer may in fact lie in the planet’s geography, or really in the planet’s LACK of geography. Support me here:…

The BIOGEOGRAPHY of the DINOSAURS 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. 80 million years ago an entirely different class of animal ruled this Earth. The warmer temperatures allowed reptilians to grow bigger than any animal ever had before, bringing about the age of the Dinosaurs. But with a natural history spanning more than 180 million years, there’s a lot to know about these…

The Problem With the USA’s Borders 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. It’s been over 60 years since a change to the American map has occurred. While that all might change with the recent DC and Puerto Rico statehood movements, this opens up the possibility to re-examine the internal divisions of the country and see if there are any better ways to break up…

The Geography of Vegetables 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. The stunning conclusion to everyone’s favorite geography series. Follow me on twitter @theatlaspro Support me on Patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/atlaspro http://www.virgil.org/appendix/moretum.htm https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_most_valuable_crops_and_livestock_products https://www.agriculturejournals.cz/publicFiles/124110.pdf https://www.lib.umn.edu/bell/tradeproducts/rhubarb#:~:text=Rhubarb%20is%20native%20to%20central,and%20Romans%20in%20ancient%20times. https://highaltituderhubarb.com/history-of-rhubarb/ http://www.carrotmuseum.co.uk/history.html https://academic.oup.com/biolinnean/article-abstract/18/1/35/2666243?redirectedFrom=fulltext https://laidbackgardener.blog/2017/08/14/the-fascinating-history-of-orange-cauliflower/ https://specialtyproduce.com/produce/Purple_Cauliflower_1122.php https://www.nap.edu/read/11763/chapter/2 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_most_valuable_crops_and_livestock_products https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0062707 https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-030-41376-7_5 https://arstechnica.com/science/2013/01/polynesians-reached-south-america-picked-up-sweet-potatoes-went-home/ http://www.sci-news.com/genetics/ancient-polynesians-native-americans-contact-long-before-europeans-08634.html https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/nov/29/how-perus-potato-museum-could-stave-off-world-food-crisis

What Are The 7 Realms of Biogeography? 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. If "continents" ever left you wanting more, let’s try something different and see if we can define and divide the Earth’s landmasses based solely on their native plants and animals. Special thanks to Christopher Scotese for all his help with the paleogeographic component of the video! Follow me on twitter @theatlaspro Support…

What is the Blue Revolution? 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. No politics I promise. Today we face the daunting challenge of feeding nearly 8 billion people, and that number will grow to at least 11 billion by 2100. With already half of all the habitable land on Earth dedicated to agriculture, we’re starting to run out of options. Could the Blue Revolution…

Lands That Will FLOOD in Our Lifetime 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. Some places are more threatened by rising sea levels than others, but in the end we’ll all be paying a price. Alternate titles include: "Where You Shouldn’t Invest in Real Estate," "Places You Should Vacation to Before They’re Gone," and "Oh Man We’re In A Lot Of Trouble On This One Aren’t…

What’s the Biggest Canyon on Earth? 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. What I thought to be a simple question turns into an 11 minute video, buckle up! Follow me on twitter @theatlaspro Support me on Patreon at: https://www.patreon.com/atlaspro Music: https://soundcloud.com/atlas-pro-music/canyons Some links: https://web.archive.org/web/20090110132654/http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/reports/reprints/Normark_GSA_SP370.pdf https://www.statista.com/statistics/253878/number-of-visitors-to-grand-canyon-national-park/#:~:text=The%20number%20of%20recreational%20visitors,in%20the%20last%20seven%20years. http://www.ccpo.odu.edu/~klinck/Reprints/PDF/ronaDSR2015.pdf https://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1996/ofr96-491/pdf/01_ofr96-491.pdf http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/1912-Murray/htm/doc.html http://adsabs.harvard.edu/full/1990mevt.conf..314W https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/10.1098/rspb.2010.0462

The BIOGEOGRAPHY of the Ice Age 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. You guys asked for it! For the real map, check out my twitter @theatlaspro To support this channel visit https://www.patreon.com/atlaspro Find the music here: https://soundcloud.com/atlas-pro-music/ice-age-4 Some more links: https://www.nwo.nl/en/research-and-results/research-projects/i/57/3357.html https://news.umich.edu/tropical-rain-forest-thrived-throughout-last-ice-age/ https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/06/160624100233.htm https://www.britannica.com/science/tundra/Biological-productivity https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Last_Glacial_Maximum#/media/File:Last_Glacial_Maximum_Vegetation_Map.svg

The Geography of the Ice Age 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. I definitely missed a couple things so find me on twitter @theatlaspro to see the full map for yourself! Help support over on https://www.patreon.com/atlaspro Find the music: https://soundcloud.com/atlas-pro-music/ice-age-3 Some links: https://www.pnas.org/content/111/43/15296 https://geologycafe.com/class/chapter12.html https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/dd/Agassiz.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Winnipegosis#/media/File:Lake_Winnipeg_map.png https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Agassiz#/media/File:Glacial_Lake_Agassiz_and_Glacial_Lake_Ojibway,_7,900_BPE.png https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Agassiz#/media/File:7,900_Glacial_Lake_Agassiz_&_Glacial_Lake_Ojibway_(7900)_use_fileTeller_and_Leverington,_2004.jpg https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikiversity/en/7/7c/Mediterranean_Bathymetric_map.png https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_Siberian_Glacial_Lake#/media/File:Ice_Age_glacial_lakes_of_Siberia_and_Central_Asia_-_ru.svg https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/83/Last_Glacial_Maximum_Vegetation_Map.svg http://cdn.antarcticglaciers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/WorldLGM-1.png https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Permafrost#/media/File:Circum-Arctic_Map_of_Permafrost_and_Ground_Ice_Conditions.png https://www.uib.no/fg/kvart%C3%A6r/125577/assessment-and-understanding-simulated-last-glacial-maximum-climate http://metrocosm.com/timelapse-evolution-of-earths-surface/ http://metrocosm.com/earth-19000bc-3000ad.html https://i.redd.it/l1eye5puu3v11.jpg

What Causes an Ice Age? 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. Honey where’s my super suit? Help support me over on patreon: https://www.patreon.com/atlaspro Follow me on twitter @theatlaspro Music: https://soundcloud.com/atlas-pro-music/ice-age Some links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geological_history_of_oxygen#/media/File:Oxygenation-atm-2.svg https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1578726/ https://www.britannica.com/science/Cryogenian-Period https://newatlas.com/fossil-fats-snowball-earth/58292/ https://opentextbc.ca/geology/chapter/5-2-chemical-weathering/ http://itc.gsw.edu/faculty/bcarter/physgeol/weather/chemwth2.htm http://academic.emporia.edu/aberjame/ice/labs/lab03.htm https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quaternary_glaciation#/media/File:Vostok_Petit_data.svg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quaternary_glaciation#/media/File:Milankovitch_Variations.png https://i.redd.it/g1s96i1sznt01.jpg https://www.pnas.org/content/112/27/8232 https://darchive.mblwhoilibrary.org/bitstream/handle/1912/2272/Naturegeosciences.pdf;jsessionid=66F4332BEB6056CD58019C0BC996B9E9?sequence=1 https://www.nature.com/articles/ngeo2931

How Geography Turned the Sahara Green 0 (0)

From Atlas Pro. support me on patreon at: https://www.patreon.com/atlaspro follow me on twitter @theatlaspro Music from https://filmmusic.io "Virtutes Instrumenti" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Music from https://filmmusic.io "Infados" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Music from https://filmmusic.io "Artifact" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)