North Korea

The Wall street Journal has published an interesting article with a slide show and interactive resource on North Korea.

The article, dated 22 May 2009, has a broad perspective of recent events from North Korea and the interactive and slideshow elements look at the secretive nation from Google Earth Images.

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB124295017403345489.html#articleTabs=article

Source: http://s.wsj.net/public/resources/images/OB-DS544_NKGOOG_D_20090521181556.jpg

source: http://s.wsj.net/public/resources/images/P1-AQ000_NKGoog_D_20090521171326.jpg

Source: Wall Street Journal

This is a great insight into how Google earth and Google Maps can be used in Humanities classrooms, current events and alike.

Other interesting resources:

http://earth.google.com/outreach/tutorial_mapper.html

This resource is interesting but should be first viewed before providing to students – http://freekorea.us/camps

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