“Making Sense Of The World, One Map At A Time.”
By Ian Wright.
18 hours ago
Mass Shootings In The US Between 2009 and March 2023
Map created by reddit user u/flyingcatwithhorns The map above shows the location and relative severity of each of the mass shooting incidents in the US between 2009 and 28 March 2023. A mass shooting is …
By Brilliant Maps, 84 words
Average 361 words.
ckochis.com | Craig Kochis
“Engineering articles by Craig Kochis.”
7 months ago
Building a Vector Map from Scratch
Building a vector map from scratch using WebGL.
Average 10 words.
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
“The David Rumsey Collection includes 18th and 19th century historical North and South American atlases, globes, school geographies, maritime charts, and separate maps including wall, pocket, and manuscript.”
a month ago
Online Rumsey Downloadable Maps Reach 120,000
The David Rumsey Map Collection online database has grown to over 120,000 maps and related images. Below are over 500 highlights of maps added between 2017 and 2023.
By David Rumsey, 32 words
Average 2,657 words.
Doug McCune - Data Artist
“I'm an Oakland artist who embraces data exploration and map making in an attempt to come to terms with the chaos of urban environments.”
8 months ago
Camp Fire Progression
Iron, bronze, 2022 This iron and bronze sculpture maps the movement of the Camp Fire that destroyed the town of Paradise, California in November 2018. It’s a map of the fire perimeter, with the majority …
Average 1,049 words.
Imagico.de | blog
By Christoph Hormann.
2 months ago
On the OpenStreetMap Foundation 2023 strategic planning initiative
There seems to be a new initiative initiated by members of the board of the OpenStreetMap Foundation to develop more elaborate strategic planning for the organization. This so far has not been widely communicated in …
Average 1,414 words.
Lat × Long
“A weblog exploring and documenting geospatial technology, data and standards on the Web.”
By Oliver Roick.
22 hours ago
Fieldpapers Moves Under OpenStreetMap US' Stewardship
Link: https://stamen.com/a-new-home-for-field-papers/ Jess Beutler and Alan McConchie: This year, OpenStreetMap US stepped forward to become a steward of Field Papers for the community going forward. The transition makes sense; not only is the tool used …
Average 140 words.
“Highlighting the best London maps.”
By Ollie O'Brien, James Cheshire.
a month ago
Dinosaurs in London
To celebrate the opening of a Jurassic Park pop-up shop at the Natural History Museum in London this week (the popup is to mark 30
Average 28 words.
The Map Room
“Blogging about maps since 2003.”
By Jonathan Crowe.
6 days ago
The Michigan Mitten, Orthorectified
The lower peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan is often called the mitten, for its resemblance to a human hand, and apparently Michiganders indicate where they’re from by using their hands as a rudimentary …
By Jonathan Crowe, 67 words
Average 144 words.
“Dedicated to tracking the very best digital interactive maps on the internet and the tools used to create them.”
By Keir Clarke.
21 hours ago
Can AI Models Make Maps?
I asked Google's artificial intelligence large language model (LLM) chatbot Bard: How can Artificial Intelligence be used to create interactive maps for the internet? Bard replied that Artificial Intelligence (AI) can be used to:Automatically generate …
Average 70 words.
Stats, Maps n Pix
“This blog features posts about statistics, maps and images.”
By Alasdair Rae.
3 weeks ago
Geometry generators in QGIS
So, you've heard about the mysterious 🌏 geometry generator 🌍in QGIS and you want to know more? You're in the right place. No idea what I'm talking about but you do use QGIS? Well you're …
By Alasdair Rae, 1,891 words
Average 1,643 words.
Strange Maps - Big Think
“A special series by Frank Jacobs.”
12 hours ago
There are 4 different types of multiverse
The movie Everything Everywhere All at Once pretty much swept the 2023 Academy Awards. For those who have not yet seen it, the film hinges on the multiverse — the idea that there exists a …
By Don Lincoln, 1,042 words
Average 1,752 words.