How Geography Helped and Hurt Buffalo.

Today, the city of Buffalo has a population of 258,071 people. This is a far cry from its 1950 peak of 580,132 people. Buffalo’s rapid fall in population is characteristic of American cities located in the Rust Belt(such as Detroit, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, etc). However, with Buffalo, one particular case to consider is geography. Geography has…

Ottawa,Capital Of Canada, Why Geography Matters

As of 2017, the nation of Canada will be 150 years old. With that said, let’s do a little quickfacts. Capital: Ottawa. Anyone could memorize the capitals of nations and provinces. However, there is more to a capital city than that. Ottawa isn’t the largest city in Canada. It’s not even the largest city in…

Go West, North, And South, Baseball.

  Baseball, America’s Pasttime, it is a sport that has long been beloved in the USA. Spring time in America, the flowers blooming, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Passover, and baseball. TheGeoScholar blog has mentioned baseball and geography. This is another edition. Up through 1952, Major League Baseball was played in these cities: New York City, Boston,…