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Experimental Cartography: Maps as Art « MarketMAPS Blog

Experimental Cartography: Maps as Art « MarketMAPS Blog | Cartography | Scoop.it
Maps don't only tell us where we are or where we are going. They give us history lessons. They make bold statements about human development and how geography reflects the human experience, politics, and more.
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Eight ancient maps show China without Paracel Islands - Talk Vietnam

Eight ancient maps show China without Paracel Islands - Talk Vietnam | Cartography | Scoop.it
VietNamNet Bridge ' A map drawn by Chinese prior to 1909, Hainan Island is China's southern-most island. Meanwhile, in European maritime maps, Hoang Sa...
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Maps: The States Where Fracking Can Happen in Secret - The Atlantic

Maps: The States Where Fracking Can Happen in Secret - The Atlantic | Cartography | Scoop.it
Maps: The States Where Fracking Can Happen in SecretThe Atlantic"The state laws on the books aren't anywhere near where they need to be for the public to have information to protect their communities," Mall said.
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Native America Maps - Chart Porn

The below map of Linguistic Groups has been making the social media rounds. When I saw it on Facebook it had the title “1491” – which I suppose means this is what North America looked like before Columbus showed up.
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Apple's Maps Don't Look So Bad - New York Times (blog)

Apple's Maps Don't Look So Bad - New York Times (blog) | Cartography | Scoop.it
New York Times (blog)Apple's Maps Don't Look So BadNew York Times (blog)Side-by-side comparisons of Apple's mobile map and Google maps have been moving around the Internet, and Apple's map looks terribly light on information by ...Senator raises concern...
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Open Data for Physical Maps | Free and Open Source GIS Ramblings

Open Data for Physical Maps | Free and Open Source GIS Ramblings | Cartography | Scoop.it
Corine Land Cover is a European program to create a land cover inventory of Europe. The data is freely available and a valuable input for many analyses.
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Collins Maps Blog: The Times Atlas of London - Souvenir Edition

Collins Maps Blog: The Times Atlas of London - Souvenir Edition | Cartography | Scoop.it
The Times Atlas of London, by Collins Bartholomew Ltd, published by Times Books, maps the story of the capital from its humble beginnings to the megacity it is today. It charts London's highs and lows through maps, rarely ...
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Pinoy OFW News: Cartography War by PHL-China over ...

Pinoy OFW News: Cartography War by PHL-China over ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
Latest News Update, Spratly and Scarborough issues, Economic and Business condition of the Philippines.
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Interactive maps show Boise River flooding scenarios - The Idaho Statesman

Interactive maps show Boise River flooding scenarios - The Idaho Statesman | Cartography | Scoop.it
The Idaho StatesmanInteractive maps show Boise River flooding scenariosThe Idaho StatesmanThanks to NOAA, which made Boise the first city in the West to get the maps, it's easy to get a good idea.
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Cartography Love: Novelty Maps By Dorothy | The Pixellogo Blog ...

Cartography Love: Novelty Maps By Dorothy | The Pixellogo Blog ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
Pixellogo offers business & company logo design, corporate logo design, custom logo design, logo templates and 3D logos. Affordable, professional & quality logos.
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The Coolest New Maps of London - The Atlantic Cities

The Coolest New Maps of London - The Atlantic Cities | Cartography | Scoop.it
The Atlantic CitiesThe Coolest New Maps of LondonThe Atlantic CitiesSome maps simply tell you how to get from here to there, but others give you a unique glimpse into the character of a place.
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Maps Of Extreme Income Segregation In US Cities - Business Insider

Maps Of Extreme Income Segregation In US Cities - Business Insider | Cartography | Scoop.it

Business InsiderMaps Of Extreme Income Segregation In US Cities

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Three Hundred years of Philippine Maps: 1598-1898

Three Hundred years of Philippine Maps: 1598-1898 | Cartography | Scoop.it
Archival maps find their distinct rarity as 21st century technology continues to introduce digitalized format of documentation.
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FOSS Mapping as Alternative Media: The Case of OpenStreetMap ...

FOSS Mapping as Alternative Media: The Case of OpenStreetMap ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
By January of 2010, Kibera, a part of Nairobi that had been ignored by the official and commercial cartography (e.g. it appears as a forest in government maps and Google imagery) was finally mapped and their geographical ...
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World of Mapcraft Means You'll Never Get Lost in Azeroth Again - Escapist Magazine

World of Mapcraft Means You'll Never Get Lost in Azeroth Again - Escapist Magazine | Cartography | Scoop.it
World of Mapcraft Means You'll Never Get Lost in Azeroth AgainEscapist MagazineIt's either a labor of love or madness, but whichever it may be, Glitch developer Cal Henderson has done it: he's made a free Google maps-style World of ...Glitch dev Google...
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Art using inlaid maps

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Art using inlaid maps. June 15, 2012 to Data Art by Nathan Yau. Matthew Cusick uses maps as his brush and palette in a series of portraits and landscapes. Pretty. Share on Twitter Facebook ...
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NASA Maps Volcanic Heat on Jupiter's Moon Io - Clarksville Online

NASA Maps Volcanic Heat on Jupiter's Moon Io - Clarksville Online | Cartography | Scoop.it
NASA Maps Volcanic Heat on Jupiter's Moon IoClarksville OnlineA map of hot spots, classified by the amount of heat being emitted, shows the global distribution and wide range of volcanic activity on Io.
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Mapping Conventions in Early Modern Europe « Skulking in Holes ...

Mapping Conventions in Early Modern Europe « Skulking in Holes ... | Cartography | Scoop.it
Having posted a few versions of maps I've attempted over the years, I should mention a few issues relating to early modern cartography. I'm far from an expert in the matter, so if you're interested in the subject there's a whole ...
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A Ship Adrift « Art & Cartography

A Ship Adrift « Art & Cartography | Cartography | Scoop.it
Fascinating virtual art project by James Bridle who developped an application to map the virtual journey of a real ship – which is actually a ship put on the top of a building in London as an art installation – based on ...
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Interactive Map Traces Slaves' Path to Emancipation - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Interactive Map Traces Slaves' Path to Emancipation - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Cartography | Scoop.it
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Carticulate - We Make Maps

Carticulate - We Make Maps | Cartography | Scoop.it
Carticulate makes maps. Focused on custom mapping - transit maps, interactive maps, and artistic maps.
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