Tag: geography

Aug 14, 2019

A Fascinating Poster of the 100 Largest Islands in the World

Created by MapMakerDavid

The relief detail on each island is awesome

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Apr 18, 2019

How Leonardo da Vinci Made a Google Map in 1502

How Leonardo da Vinci Made a Google Map in 1502

Leonardo da Vinci’s known for his art and inventions — but also his groundbreaking maps

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Jan 28, 2019

Amazing Map Uses GPS Locations to Show How Territorial Wolf Packs Are

Map by Voyageurs Wolf Project

Mapping 68,000 GPS locations from 7 wolves in different packs from the summer of 2018

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Jun 11, 2018

Each Colored Area is Approximately 1/4 of Canada’s Population

Each Colored Area is Approximately 1/4 of Canada’s Population

Canada (pop. 36m) is the 2nd largest country by area but also one of the world’s least densely populated

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Mar 15, 2018

Teacher’s Postcard Project Goes Viral, Reaches 90 Countries and Every US State

Teacher’s Postcard Project Goes Viral, Reaches 90 Countries and Every US State

Elementary school teacher David Arwood was looking for a way to show his class how diverse and connected the world is

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Mar 9, 2018

How Google Maps Changes Borders Based on Your Location

How Google Maps Changes Borders Based on Your Location

Much of the world uses Google Maps as their primary geographic reference tool. But what happens when multiple nations claim ownership of a disputed territory?

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Oct 25, 2017

5 Interesting Maps That Use the United States as a Reference Point

5 Interesting Maps That Use the United States as a Reference Point

For the map lovers

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