5 Fun Facts About Replogle Globes
At UltraGlobes we are proud to carry a wide selection of Replogle Globes. From educational models that can stand up to the wear and tear of the classroom, to beautifully designed decor pieces, Replogle Globes makes something for everybody. Here are 5 fun facts about globes:
1. Have you ever wondered why most globes are tilted at an angle? That angle is the meant to reflect the actual tilt that the Earth has compared to the sun (23.5 degrees).
2. Globes feature much more than first meets the eye. Look closely at your Replogle Globe and you will notice ships, explorers, and even sea monsters! Globes are the perfect platform to celebrate the history and mythology of exploration.
3. Most Replogle Globes feature a time dial at the top. Use this to quickly compare what time it is around the world!
4. Replogle Globes are elegant and beautiful. But they also have a fun side! Check out our selection of inflatable globes and get the kids interested in geography. Each inflatable globe is topographical too! With sizes up to 27" they are fun for the whole family.
5. Globes are not limited to portraying Earth! Replogle Globes makes a great 12" Moon Globe that is NASA approved. It accurately portrays the geography of the Moon's surface. There is also a Celestial Globe that displays stars, constellations, and other celestial images. Both of these items make great additions to any globe collection.
If you are looking for a high quality, well made globe, Replogle Globes has you covered. With a variety of different styles and aesthetics, you are sure to find what you are looking for. Browse our selection today and give us a call if you have any questions!