September 11, 2013
vasta:


Somebody needs to make this map of fall color peak viewing times (via) for Canada. If you have some design chops, I’ll help find the data and we’ll do it. Let me know.


what a wonderful map. this is the kind of thing i want painted on a wall.

vasta:

Somebody needs to make this map of fall color peak viewing times (via) for Canada. If you have some design chops, I’ll help find the data and we’ll do it. Let me know.

what a wonderful map. this is the kind of thing i want painted on a wall.

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July 16, 2013
scienceisbeauty:

Earth’s atmosphere layers drawn to scale (objects within the layers are not to scale).
By Kelvinsong (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

scienceisbeauty:

Earth’s atmosphere layers drawn to scale (objects within the layers are not to scale).

By Kelvinsong (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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April 7, 2013
paulbeige:

All Eyes on Australia
“The Land of Temptation… 5,800,000 White Australians encircled by 1,100,000,000 Colored People”
White Australia racist propaganda map, early 20th century.

paulbeige:

All Eyes on Australia

“The Land of Temptation… 5,800,000 White Australians encircled by 1,100,000,000 Colored People”

White Australia racist propaganda map, early 20th century.

(via fuckyeahcartography)

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April 5, 2013
sad gif. why did 28,000 rivers in china suddenly disappear?

sad gif. why did 28,000 rivers in china suddenly disappear?

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April 4, 2013
Map nerds: Do you know your map projection types?

21stgoddamncentury:

Can you match the names of these map projections as depicted in xkcd?

(via fuckyeahcartography)

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March 13, 2013
what in the name of the true north?

what in the name of the true north?

(Source: deimos2005, via fuckyeahcartography)

February 27, 2013
fuckyeahcartography:

A map of words for ”cheese” in some European languages based on their roots.
Source

european cheese. 

fuckyeahcartography:

A map of words for ”cheese” in some European languages based on their roots.

Source

european cheese. 

February 20, 2013
youmightfindyourself:

Missed connections: seen but not spoken to: an atlas of where we’re (almost) finding love.

state fair is the absolute cutest. oklahoma, did you make it to 2013 at all? 

youmightfindyourself:

Missed connections: seen but not spoken to: an atlas of where we’re (almost) finding love.

state fair is the absolute cutest. oklahoma, did you make it to 2013 at all? 

January 31, 2013
vasta:

50 Years of Space Exploration. Art by Sean McNaughton and Samuel Velasco.

a bit tough to navigate (har har), but well done.

vasta:

50 Years of Space Exploration. Art by Sean McNaughton and Samuel Velasco.

a bit tough to navigate (har har), but well done.

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January 23, 2013
landofmaps:

Electrical sockets of the World [1024x601]

they all look like sad faces to me :(

landofmaps:

Electrical sockets of the World [1024x601]

they all look like sad faces to me :(

(via fuckyeahcartography)

January 10, 2013
flutterknife:

Chronological map showing linguistic evolution in southwest Europe.


useful gif!

flutterknife:

Chronological map showing linguistic evolution in southwest Europe.

useful gif!

(via fuckyeahcartography)

January 3, 2013
the most common word in every wikipedia article entitled: the history of ____.
empires, kingdoms and wars.

the most common word in every wikipedia article entitled: the history of ____.

empires, kingdoms and wars.

November 1, 2012
jtotheizzoe:

explore-blog:

1962 models of the moon.

From back when people actually had to draw Google Maps. Epic globes.

jtotheizzoe:

explore-blog:

1962 models of the moon.

From back when people actually had to draw Google Maps. Epic globes.

(Source: , via pbsarts)

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October 19, 2012
From ‘This is India’ by Peter Muir, 1943. 
second india thing today from my favourite blog on all things old and india.

From ‘This is India’ by Peter Muir, 1943. 

second india thing today from my favourite blog on all things old and india.

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October 11, 2012
SWATE

SWATE

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