Cartographia
Interesting #map of Ancestry throughout the U.S. based on census data - #history #genealogy #geography
Source: http://geographer-at-large.blogspot.com/2012/02/map-of-week-2-20-2012ancestry-and.html 

Interesting #map of Ancestry throughout the U.S. based on census data - #history #genealogy #geography

Source: http://geographer-at-large.blogspot.com/2012/02/map-of-week-2-20-2012ancestry-and.html 

Map of the Square and stationary Earth.  This is an interesting looking #map captured from desktopexplorer’s blog.

Map of the Square and stationary Earth.  This is an interesting looking #map captured from desktopexplorer’s blog.

The inner-city of Damascus, Present Day

The inner-city of Damascus, Present Day

“Estimated median household income in 2012.  Notice the ring of wealth surrounding most every urban area” ~ @JohnNelsonIDV

Estimated median household income in 2012.  Notice the ring of wealth surrounding most every urban area” ~ 

The Growth of Russia in Europe, 1300 - 1796 A.D. - #history #map

The Growth of Russia in Europe, 1300 - 1796 A.D. - #history #map

Photo: U.S. cities spheres of influence - #humangeography

Photo: U.S. cities spheres of influence - #humangeography

Photo: A world map showing current sunlight and cloud cover, as of Nov 02 2012 22:00 UTC.

Photo: A world map showing current sunlight and cloud cover, as of Nov 02 2012 22:00 UTC.

A #map of London, England from 1868
"The detail is amazing. Cassell, Petter & Galpin, who had previously published the map in 1863, declared that their "large map of London, as well as being the largest, is universally admitted to be the best map of London ever produced". This highly detailed map is on a very large scale of 9⅜" to 1 Statute Mile."

A #map of London, England from 1868

"The detail is amazing. Cassell, Petter & Galpin, who had previously published the map in 1863, declared that their "large map of London, as well as being the largest, is universally admitted to be the best map of London ever produced". This highly detailed map is on a very large scale of 9⅜" to 1 Statute Mile."

disposablecentury:

Divided States: A Russian Professor’s Prediction of How the U.S. Will Split (Wall Street Journal (12/28/2008)

disposablecentury:

Divided States: A Russian Professor’s Prediction of How the U.S. Will Split (Wall Street Journal (12/28/2008)

Kurdish-inhabited areas, as determined by the CIA in 1992.

Kurdish-inhabited areas, as determined by the CIA in 1992.

As recently highlighted on the weblog Per Square Mile, amateur geographer Crystal Dorn has mapped county-level U.S. data on official disasters from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and published it as a webGIS. Taking this map at face value, it seems that 54 years has not been enough time for clear patterns to emerge when each county is shaded according to the most prevalent type of disaster within its borders.

As recently highlighted on the weblog Per Square Mile, amateur geographer Crystal Dorn has mapped county-level U.S. data on official disasters from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and published it as a webGIS. Taking this map at face value, it seems that 54 years has not been enough time for clear patterns to emerge when each county is shaded according to the most prevalent type of disaster within its borders.

allthingsgeography:

Mid-Atlantic Ridge

allthingsgeography:

Mid-Atlantic Ridge

sunfoundation:

Heat Map Visualizes Your Daily Commute

Local info site Trulia launched a Commute Map that lets users dynamically visualize their journey to work.
It’s especially useful for those planning to move to a new area. The interactive and responsive map helps users see commute times to work and other areas by translating the information into a heat bubbles.

sunfoundation:

Heat Map Visualizes Your Daily Commute

Local info site Trulia launched a Commute Map that lets users dynamically visualize their journey to work.

It’s especially useful for those planning to move to a new area. The interactive and responsive map helps users see commute times to work and other areas by translating the information into a heat bubbles.

  • 1) Visualization of internet distribution;
  • 2) The pinpointed distribution of the unemployed;
  • 3) Domino’s Pizza’s raw ingredients’ delivery routes in the Northeast;
  • 4) U.S. electricity network routes;
  • 5) Traced paths of deceased bodies being transported to their hometowns;
  • 6) U.S. imports and exports of beef;
  • 7) All the people in America’s towns and cities.

ruineshumaines:

America Revealed

  1. Visualization of internet distribution;
  2. The pinpointed distribution of the unemployed;
  3. Domino’s Pizza’s raw ingredients’ delivery routes in the Northeast;
  4. U.S. electricity network routes;
  5. Traced paths of deceased bodies being transported to their hometowns;
  6. U.S. imports and exports of beef;
  7. All the people in America’s towns and cities.

Full episodes of the series can currently be viewed online for U.S. residents only.

Another fine example of beautiful geographic art!

Another fine example of beautiful geographic art!

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