The following dates will help you "date your globe" and determine how old it might be. If yes, globe was made 1946-1961 o Gold Coast became Ghana in 1957. If so, globe was made after 1970 o Is Vietnam shown as one nation (not North & South)? o 1984 - Upper Volta changes name to Burkina Faso o 1991 - Soviet Union dissolves into 15 new countries1817 - New Holland becomes Australia 1819 - Florida ceded by Spain to US 1831-33 - discovery of Endrby's Land in antarctic 1846 - Van Dieman's Land becomes Tasmania (so. These dates were compiled from Internet and book sources by Kate Register of Rice, Virginia. of Australia) 1856 - Burton and Speke discover Lake Tanganyika 1857 - John Speke discovers Lake Victoria 1867 - Alaska sold by Russia to US 1868 - Austro-Hungarian Empire established 1869 - Suez Canal complete 1878 - Serbia, Montenegro and Romania independent 1878 - Cyprus became British 1885 - Congo Free State (Congo State); Britain established Bechuanaland Protectorate in what is now Botswana. African states 1902 - Cuba independence 1903 - Panama independence 1905 - End of the Swedish-Norwegian Union (Norway independent); Sakhalin Island divided between Japan and Russia; Alberta and Saskatchewan become provinces in Canada 1907 - Eastern Oklahoma was called Indian Territory until 1907. 1918 - 1940 - Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania were independent. (Steve Terrill/VOA) Third question for 10,000 shillings: What would make somebody unacceptable for a first date in Uganda? “If I were to publish an article about Ugandan politics - that would only appeal to so many people,” he said. they will be exposed to other issues in that country that they wouldn’t normally see in a two-minute news report.” For example, while the "Sexbushed" video addresses mainstream dating issues, other articles on his website talk about abuses toward gay and transgendered people, and women’s rights in East Africa. This contest, “Sexbushed,” is part of a video series on datingcultures.com, a website that explores dating culture around the world, with other titles like “Street Flirting in Yangon” and “Rwanda’s Wet and Wild Tradition.” Romance and culture The site uses humor and a universal interest in romance to expand users' knowledge of faraway cultures.Some people collect globes because they often show the tracks and routes that explorers took as they learned about our planet.
While the organism superficially resembles the sea pens (cnidaria), it is probably not a crown-group animal.Charniodiscus was first found in Charnwood Forest in England, and named by Trevor D. The name is derived from the fact that Ford only described a holdfast consisting of a double concentric circle, his species being named Charniodiscus concentricus.