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Cartography | Data Deluge

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Cartography. The latest edition of Glimpse Magazine, on Cartography, is out HERE. Posted 3 minutes ago by Matt. 0. Add a comment. No more! Data Deluge. Data-Science-Visualisation-Books. Sidebar. Classic · Flipcard ...
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Shareable: Mapping a World of Human Activity

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"Using data gathered from US government agencies, anthropologist Felix Pharand-Deschenes has created a collection of maps that illustrate the various circulatory systems that connect humanity"

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The Top 5 Subway Maps of the World | Creativeoverflow

The Top 5 Subway Maps of the World | Creativeoverflow | Cartography | Scoop.it
Subways are an essential part of getting around most major cities. Navigating these underground mazes can often be a challenge, particularly for foreign tourists. The following article takes a look at some of the best and most ...
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NEU-YORK, a psycho-geographical cartography of alternate history ...

NEU-YORK, a psycho-geographical cartography of alternate history ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
A four-color lithographic map, printed in an edition of 20, NEU-YORK is an obsessive exercise in cartography with a “horrifying counterfactual proposition” — I have recreated an accurate map of Manhattan, circa 1939 (with no ...
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Mapping | This American Life

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Five ways of mapping the world. One story about people who make maps the traditional way — by drawing things we can see. And other stories about people who map the world using smell, sound, touch, and taste.
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Mapping Center : Design Principles for Cartography

Mapping Center : Design Principles for Cartography | Cartography | Scoop.it
Cartographers apply many design principles when compiling their maps and constructing page layouts. Five of the main design principles are legibility, visual contrast, figure-ground, hierarchical organization, and balance.
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Andrew Duminy Explores the History of Cartography in Mapping South Africa - Books LIVE (blog)

Andrew Duminy Explores the History of Cartography in Mapping South Africa - Books LIVE (blog) | Cartography | Scoop.it
Andrew Duminy Explores the History of Cartography in Mapping South AfricaBooks LIVE (blog)A subsequent chapter deals in particular with maps of the Eastern Cape, where a series of frontier wars over almost a hundred years led to an outpouring of...
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My Kingdom for a Map - New York Times (blog)

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New York Times (blog)My Kingdom for a MapNew York Times (blog)But it also reveals something about the wartime role of maps.
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Abi Daker's Illustration Portfolio

Abi Daker's Illustration Portfolio | Cartography | Scoop.it
Abi Daker is an illustrator and fine artist specialising in landscapes, illustrated maps, book covers and editorial features. Abi is based in Paphos, Cyprus.
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Worldchanging: Bright Green: Book Review - An Atlas of Radical Cartography

Worldchanging: Bright Green: Book Review - An Atlas of Radical Cartography | Cartography | Scoop.it
An online magazine covering tools, models, and ideas for building a better future.
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FROM A TO B - Yale Daily News

FROM A TO B - Yale Daily News | Cartography | Scoop.it
FROM A TO BYale Daily NewsHistory professor William Rankin, who uses GIS in his research and wrote his graduate dissertation on cartography, said it is easy to fail to realize what GIS can do for academia.
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Spheres of Knowledge - Harvard Magazine

Spheres of Knowledge - Harvard Magazine | Cartography | Scoop.it
Spheres of KnowledgeHarvard MagazineInstead of relying principally on classical accounts of the natural world, scholars began employing direct observation to measure, probe, and expand fields of knowledge: astronomy, cartography, anatomy, and...
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When Maps Shouldn't Be Maps « Matthew Ericson – ericson.net

When Maps Shouldn't Be Maps « Matthew Ericson – ericson.net | Cartography | Scoop.it
For example, census maps of where whites, blacks, Hispanics and Asians live in New York City show clear geographic patterns, answering questions like “What areas of the city are more segregated?” or “Where is there more ...
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Mapping the West ... in air polluters - High Country News (blog)

Mapping the West ... in air polluters - High Country News (blog) | Cartography | Scoop.it
Mapping the West ...in air pollutersHigh Country News (blog)The media outlets pulled an enormous amount of data from the Environmental Protection Agency's Toxic Release Inventory to put together this handy interactive map of where industries are releasing...
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Public access to Indiana's historic Sanborn maps provides treasure trove of ... - Indiana University

Public access to Indiana's historic Sanborn maps provides treasure trove of ... - Indiana University | Cartography | Scoop.it
Public access to Indiana's historic Sanborn maps provides treasure trove of ...Indiana UniversityBLOOMINGTON, Ind.
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Using Mind Maps for Sourcing | MindMeister Blog

Using Mind Maps for Sourcing | MindMeister Blog | Cartography | Scoop.it
The Sourcing Ninja, Ken Hew provides practical and tactical advice on using mind maps in the Sourcing industry.
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Map Symbols: Bridges / Rivers | Latvia | 1920s « Making Maps: DIY ...

Map Symbols: Bridges / Rivers | Latvia | 1920s « Making Maps: DIY ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
Making Maps: DIY Cartography. Resources and Ideas for Making Maps. Feeds: Posts · Comments. « Map Symbols: Roads & Road Features | Latvia | 1920s. Map Symbols: Bridges / Rivers | Latvia | 1920s. November 2, 2011 ...
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Today's (Cartographic) Lovelyhorrible « The LovelyHorribles

Today's (Cartographic) Lovelyhorrible « The LovelyHorribles | Cartography | Scoop.it
... was Google Earth, those who were interested in mapping the known world had to do it by hand, and since we are talking about the nineteenth century and the wonderfully decadent Victorians, the art of cartography took the ...
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In Praise of Borders - New York Times (blog)

In Praise of Borders - New York Times (blog) | Cartography | Scoop.it
New York Times (blog)In Praise of BordersNew York Times (blog)My perusal of this cartographic portal to another reality is definitely one of the reasons for my abiding interest in curious cartography, which I've been exploring for some time now on...
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New BPL center boasts 2nd-largest map collection among US public libraries - Boston.com

New BPL center boasts 2nd-largest map collection among US public libraries - Boston.com | Cartography | Scoop.it
New BPL center boasts 2nd-largest map collection among US public librariesBoston.comBy Matt Rocheleau, Town Correspondent The Boston Public Library will unveil a new map center on Saturday that boasts the second-largest map collection housed in any...
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Stunning Subjectivity: Paula Scher's Obsessive Hand-Painted Maps ...

Stunning Subjectivity: Paula Scher's Obsessive Hand-Painted Maps ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
I began painting maps to invent my own complicated narrative about the way I see and feel about the world. I wanted to list what I know about the world from memory, from impressions, from media, and from general ...
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Map Design Annotated: 13 Voyager Maps from Making Maps 2nd ...

Map Design Annotated: 13 Voyager Maps from Making Maps 2nd ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
One of the significant updates to the 2nd edition of Making Maps was the inclusion of a map of the 1986 trans-global flight of the experimental aircraft called Voyager. This map, originally designed and created by David ...
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