history and geography on Wikipedia

  1. Joel Aldor wants to preserve historic Filipino architecture one photo at a time.

    Wikipedia Philippines is now working to document the aftermath of a series of natural disasters. Historical cultural sites were left in ruins and a team of volunteers, lead by Joel Aldor, is embarking on a long-term project to photograph and document their country’s architecture on Wikipedia and Wikimedia Commons as a means of preservation. […]... Read more

  2. On Philadelphia’s birthday, a look at how it came alive on Wikipedia

    Fulfilling your civic duty can mean a lot of different things. David Thomsen, a retired programmer and member of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, sees it as his civic duty to get the facts straight on almost everything Philadelphia-related on Wikipedia. […]... Read more