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Cartographically Inspired Fashion: for the APHuG fashionistas!

Cartographically Inspired Fashion: for the APHuG fashionistas! | Southmoore AP Human Geography | Scoop.it

I found this on pinterest (where else?) and decided to share the cartographic love. 

 

1. Paint your nails white/cream

2. Soak nails in alcohol for five minutes

3. Press nails to map and hold

4. Paint with clear protectant immediately after it dries. 

 

This also works with newspaper, etc!!


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Seth Dixon's comment, August 27, 2012 12:13 PM
Of course this is for the geography nerds! Glad you like it and you'll have to show me (since it really isn't my style).
Frida González's curator insight, May 20, 2013 11:20 AM

Uñas de mapa :DD

Seth Dixon's curator insight, May 8, 2014 1:28 PM

This also works with newspaper, but don't try it with NatGeo Maps because the paper is of too high a quality to have the ink bleed out; I would recommend using an old USGS Topo map.


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Gloria Steinem plans to walk across Korean demilitarised zone for peace

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Why the buildings of the future will be shaped by ... you

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Quiz: Can you name these cities just by looking at their subway maps?

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The stylized geography of urban transit.
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Arabic words in English you didn’t even know you knew

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Algorithm and sofa, candy and apricot, algebra and zero, and so many more are actually Arab migrants.
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Why Humanitarian Aid Can Fuel Violence | Foreign Affairs

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The 'new Africa' sweeping away the old

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The BBC's Alan Kasujja returns to his native Uganda to meet the young entrepreneurs aiming to create a "new" Africa - while still dealing with the "old".
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UN warns South Sudan is on brink of famine

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Aid workers in South Sudan finding it hard to operate as roadblocks are erected across the country.
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The road to more income in Uganda? Owning a motorcycle.

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Abducting and selling babies in Bangladesh

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Nigeria's 2015 Presidential Election

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Vian Dakhil: Iraq's only female Yazidi MP on the battle to save her people

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Our Next ‘Beijing Moment’: Achieving Gender Equality by 2030

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Unit 6

Beijing is making a very impactful push for the achievement of gender equality within the region. They hope to accomplish this goal by 2030, representing equal rights for both men and women. 

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Swine flu virus in India turns even more dangerous, MIT study warns - The Times of India

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Laughing at Isis: Syrian video artists go beyond fear to ridicule jihadis

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Mining in Myanmar another 'resource curse' says Amnesty

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Niger troops sent to 'crush' Boko Haram in Nigeria

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Chinese Phone Upstarts Sell With Personality, Not Product

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The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that a Muslim’s fundamental right to profess Islam did not include practicing polygamy.
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Our century's greatest injustice

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Is Ending Segregation the Key to Ending Poverty?

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Canadian court strikes down niqab ban for new citizens

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The full Saudi-style niqab, or face veil, will now be allowed to be worn by immigrants taking the Canadian oath of citizenship.
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