It's been 80 years since Harry Beck's angular tube map was released to the public. However, some folks are finding the beacon of London transport a bit behind the times and don't believe in the phrase 'if it ain't broke, don't fix it'.
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The U.S. Geological Survey's Larry Moore provides an update on the US Topo effort, the Survey’s general purpose, digital, quadrangle map series. He outlines the successes thus far and the obstacles still ahead in 2013.