Association of American Geographers, a professional society in the field of geography. It promotes research and encourages the application of geographic findings to education, government, and business. It publishes The Professional Geographer, a quarterly journal, and the monthly AAG Newsletter. The association was founded in 1904. It has a membership of about 7,000. Headquarters are in Washington, D.C.
Continents aren't the unchanging, universally recognized land masses of our school studies. But they do help us make sense of our world. How did they get their names?
Wishing you could start your own country? There's good news and bad news. The bad news is that it will take a lot of hard work to make this dream come true. But the good news is that there's actually a procedure in place to make it happen.