Monday, July 30, 2018

Have no Fear, Buy the Intelliglobe and be Prepared

The summer has been filled with fun, but now its time that school has begun. Summer days were filled with play, school is full of lessons and rules to obey. As your little scholars head back to the classroom, make sure that they are equipped to ace their social studies classes.

Purchase the Intelliglobe for them to start learning the capital cities and landmarks of different countries. There is so much to learn about geography, give your little ones a headstart. The Intelliglobe acts like a virtual tour guide, providing an interactive learning experience. Young adventurers can memorize the continents, capital cities and other landmarks by using the quiz rounds to test their knowledge. A brightly colored, talking globe is sure to keep their interests for several hours, this a great option for help with social studies homework and becoming aware of the world around them.
Intelliglobe
The Intelliglobe II features the very latest in technology and innovation. A wireless pen, the Intellipen is included to "read" microscopic symbols on the globe and World Discovery Book. This wireless device is used with the Intelliglobe to play game and discovering fascinating facts about the world.

Some of the categories included are Geography, Continents, Cities, Countries & Territories, States, Provinces, Population, Music, Language Spoken, History, Life Expectancy, Economics, Currency, Main Industry , Ecology, Climate, Current Time, Tourism, Animals, Food, Geology/Natural Resources.

Everyone should be knowledgeable about the capital city of their state and the names of countries that border the United States of America.

Where is Washington DC, what is its significance? Where are cities like Dallas, Chicago, New York, Miami, Orlando? Understanding geography and being able to identify different places helps a child understand the world around them and make sense of current events. Geography helps to develop critical thinking skills and is relevant to every aspect of our lives. Check out our website www.ultimateglobes.com to learn more about globes and geography.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Special Daddies and Special Globes


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Waypoint Geographic Como Desktop Globe
Father’s Day is a once a year celebration where we remember and acknowledge the contributions of fatherhood to our society. The first Father’s Day was celebrated on June 19, 1910 in Washington State, this national day of remembrance was officially recognized as a National Holiday in 1972.  Father's Day is just a few days away. Just a few more hours to procure the perfect present for your paternal figure. Typical gift options include a bottle of fine spirits, a sophisticated neck tie or a classic pair of leather shoes.  Why not give dad a present that he can enjoy for years to come. Perhaps he will appreciate a beautiful and classic globe. The Como Desktop Globe from Waypoint Geographic is an an excellent gift for Daddy. The vibrant, autumnal colors are sure to pique his interest. 
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The Como Desktop Globe is a beautiful 12-inch illuminated sphere featuring detailed geopolitical boundaries. This globe is an excellent functional decor piece that can find a new home in a variety of interior settings. There are 1000s of landmarks and topographical descriptions. The internal LED enhances the cartographic features when used by night. The power source for this LED is an electrical cord which is located between the meridian and the South Pole.  Unusual details include old trade routes. The bronze-finished numbered semi-meridian can be used to locate various coordinates. The degrees of longitude and latitude are clearly inscribed on indicating how many degrees north or south of the Equator a particular location is.



This Father's Day let Daddy know how much you appreciate him with a handsome desktop globe like the Como Desktop Globe . For globes, maps, atlases and other geography related products www.ultimateglobes.com is definitely the place to shop.







Friday, May 25, 2018

Memorial Day: A Globe of Remembrance


Freedom Globe by Replogle Globes
Memorial Day is a time of the year when we pause to consider the brave men and women who have given their lives for freedom. Americans around the world pause and honor the sacrifices made by generations of men and women who have given provided the ultimate sacrifice for the noble cause  of freedom. This somber occasion is a hopeful one that serves as an opportunity to enliven a sense of patriotism and commitment to national welfare.  The legacy of freedom and equality must endure forever. We must celebrate and honor the memory of those who have gone before us.



In 1971 Memorial Day become a national recognized holiday by an act of Congress. Fast forward a few years and the last Monday in May is now recognized as Memorial Day. In the earlier days of rural America it was common for various ceremonies to be held honoring the memory of men and women who fought for freedom and equality. It was also a custom to visit the graves of those casualties of armed conflict and clean the cemeteries and decorate the graves in the late Summer. Family picnics and reunions would be held during this time to commemorate those departed. Many various landmarks within the United States have been erected to honor the lives of our men and women in uniform. Celebrate patriotism and other American value with this beautiful one of a kind globe that stands for freedom.


The  Freedom 12-inch Antique Ocean Raised Relief Desktop World Globe by Replogle. features a majestic eagle taking flight. This globe is sure to delight wildlife admirers and patriots. The magnificently detailed resin eagle stand features a bronze finish and gold accents. This is a beautiful one of a kind piece. The base of the globe invokes a sense of awe and dignity, lending sophistication to any space that it graces. This makes a beautiful centerpiece for any home, office, library or study. The eagle rests on a cherry finished wooden base and a numbered, die cast full meridian allow for easy navigation. Longitude and latitude are clearly displayed, the continents, countries, capitals, various cities and a few ocean routes are depicted. The reference value of this tool is comparable to its beauty. Political boundaries and raised relief enhance the educational experience.

For this and other beautiful and unique globes, checkout our website at www.ultimateglobes.com 


Friday, May 18, 2018

Endangered Species Day 2018: Learn about Animals with the Safari Pink Ocean and Animals Globe


On May 18, 2018 the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has designated the Endangered Species Day in order to recognize the national conservation efforts to protect our nation's endangered species and their habitats. Along with globalization and technological progression comes the destruction of animal habitats. The destruction of animal habitats has led to significant changes in various ecosystems. The world around us is changing in significant ways. The flora and fauna around us are gradually disappearing due to destruction of their natural habitat and food sources.

 Changes in the ecosystem impact all of us regardless of how minute they may seem in daily life. The world is interrelated. Since the creation of the Endangered Species Act in 1973, the National Wildlife Federation has initiated conservation efforts to ensure the conservation and restoration of native flora and fauna. The third Friday in May is recognized as Endangered Species Day in an attempt to raise awareness regarding the necessity of conservation efforts to ensure that various species do not disappear. 
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Safari Pink Ocean and Animals Globe 

The world that we enjoy and consider our Planet Home would not be the same without the presence of animals and other life forms. The ecological balance is a delicate one, deforestation and the pollution of water sources are significant problems impacting our World. Teach your little ones about the animals and the places that they call home with this beautiful  pink globe. 



The Safari Pink Ocean and Animals Globe is fun and easy way to help your little girl learn about the world around her. This beautiful pink globe is sure to delight any young lady. The oceans, landmasses, stand and sphere are all pink. Grading in the shading indicates the distinction between the various features. An internal LED makes the cartographic features more pronounced . By night this one of a kind globe can serve as a nightlight and by da. A sturdy acrylic base and a numbered, semi-meridian indicating longitude and latitude provide reference value to this fun tool.           


For this and other beautiful and unique globes, check out our website at www.ultimateglobes.com 

Friday, May 4, 2018

World's Greatest Mom Globe: A Pretty, Pink Globe just for Mother



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  Worlds Greatest Mom Globe
Countdown until Mother’s Day. The first week of May and time to consider what is the perfect gift for your Mom. The challenge of finding a Mother's Day gift is locating a present that is practical, purposeful and pleasurable. It is important to find something that Mother will use regularly but its a gift for a special occasion so that last thing you want is something that is strictly utilitarian. Don't overthink the process, with Ultimate Globes look no further! This sophisticated and unique globe is sure to bring a smile to Mom's face. The raised relief features pink countries and continents suspended in white velvety oceans. The combined size of the sphere and stand is 17"H x 12.5"W x 12"D. What Mother needs on her special day is a globe and not just any globe. This beautiful, limited-edition pink globe special designed in honor of Mother's Day. Ultimate Globes is the perfect place to come for all of your geography needs. A smorgasbord of maps, globes, atlases and other products at just the click of a mouse. 

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