what a wonderful map. this is the kind of thing i want painted on a wall.
Earth’s atmosphere layers drawn to scale (objects within the layers are not to scale).
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.
Can you match the names of these map projections as depicted in xkcd?
A map of words for ”cheese” in some European languages based on their roots.
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?
50 Years of Space Exploration. Art by Sean McNaughton and Samuel Velasco.
a bit tough to navigate (har har), but well done.
Electrical sockets of the World [1024x601]
they all look like sad faces to me :(
Chronological map showing linguistic evolution in southwest Europe.
the most common word in every wikipedia article entitled: the history of ____.
empires, kingdoms and wars.
From back when people actually had to draw Google Maps. Epic globes.
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From ‘This is India’ by Peter Muir, 1943.