Amazing Highlights from around the World.

Number has a very interesting : Despite the differences between two, and , they come from the same Proto-Indo-European root: dwh.

Curiosity rover's latest workspace imaged on mission sol 3934 (August 31, 2023) after a drive of 25.45 meters (83.50 ft). Map & Drive data attached

Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS/fredk

Beijing's Map Draws Neighbors Ire With Bold Territorial Claims
On August 28, Beijing released the 2023 edition of its standard map, sparking outcry throughout South and Southeast Asia.
India, Malaysia and the Philippines all filed diplomatic protests over what they said was Chinas inclusion of their territory or maritime areas within Chinas borders.

OC Hi ! I live near Lyon, France and this is a map from only my GPS traces from the last 4 years.

: current marine travel

The Pacific Dataviz Challenge officially started yestarday ! The theme of this years contest is: food

Here's the list of available databases you must use at least one of them for your dataviz:


More information :

Went to the today. I love the arts and crafts building. This was made by a local school child.

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The has a 3m45s summary of the difficulty of exporting grain from on Black Sea routes during Russias war. It was nice to see a physical used for visualization.

Excitement of the unknown.
Glenn Carstens-Peters

If we were to hold to the premise that every map has to have essential elements (title, scale, legend, compass, latitude & longitude), then this isn't a map.
But in a 1952 an article looked back at the "serio-comic" maps of the 19th century and realized this genre provided a valuable view of the turbulent history of the continent and its individual nations. Here is their updated take on life in 1952 and a bit of what it felt like in Europe at the time.

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This fascinating shows the fiber optic at the bottom of world oceans.

From Tyler Morgan Wall adapted at

Another Boredom Country in the making (work meeting in progress )

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Find out who owns your data and see all the shady relationships in the .


Here's a look a Supervisor Districts for County, . This map reflects redistricting following the 2020 census.

It's kinda niche, but I havent been posting much content lately. Cheers!

In looking at the super blue moon last night it hit us as to how disconnected most of us are from the ancient celestial references. Maybe its the light pollution, maybe its the screen culture that absorbs us, but an elegant 19th century star chart reminds us of how the heavens were valued references for generations prior.

A popular meme in Brazilian furry twitter involved sharing a map of Brazil with the states you've visited over the years. Decided to share mine here, along with other locations too. Eager to expand that list!

Eine neue Karte im Wstensetting ist vor kurzem fertig geworden. Passend zur Oase habe ich ein paar Ruinen nahe eines Gebirges fr meine Patreons gezeichnet. Ob das groe Gebude ein Tempel oder eine Grabanlage war (oder beides) berlasse ich der Fantasie der Spielleitungen, die die Karte verwenden.

Giong beyond the ....Google looks to provide APIs

Like a , Check out this Lost Kingdom (Part 5) !

Some of the nicest were observed through the mountains. There was some risk here:
Your view is extended because you are above the dark valley, but when it finally goes dark, you're in the woods, at the top of a mountain, in the dark, with animals that roam freely around you.. You should plan this carefully

It's pretty steep in places, but the trail crawls around the edge.

This is a great spot, for anyone planning a trip. It's a short drive from Port Hood beaches (we stayed there two weeks ago), and Cabot Trail, and there's mountain trails right from the campground
I think there were 3-4 trails, this is one of them. This is a community

(I'm getting to the trail photos Eve, I am, really LOL)

Chinese President Xi Jinping is likely to skip the G20 summit being held in India next week. Sources familiar with the matter in India and China told Reuters about the development. Two Indian officials said Premier Li Qiang is expected to represent Beijing at the September 9-10 meeting in New Delhi, as per Reuters. However, there is no official confirmation from the Indian or Chinese governments over the matter. Watch this video to know more. Hindustan Times Videos bring you news, views and explainers about current issues in India and across the globe. Were always excited to report the news as quickly as possible, use new technological tools to reach you better and tell stories with a 360 degree view to give you a better understanding of the world around you.

For the old enthusiast. The 'David Rumsey Map Collection' enabled full-text search.
Explore the hometown of Gerhard :

Found an old family of , ! I *think* it's from the mid 1950s.

I wanted to see if the David Rumsey Map Library is on Mastodon, but all I got from a web search is this scanned drawing of mastodon teeth from their collection (which, I might add, is not a ).

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Tomorrow marks the official launch of the Pacific Dataviz Challenge 2023 ! You have 1 month to create an dataviz based on a theme and one dataset from a list, discovered on September 1st.

Two categories are open :
- Interactive dataviz
- Static dataviz

More informations :

Hey folks - does even have an option without login anymore

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"Map of the Week: s New Long-Range Plan Goes Big"

Did you know that about 80% of recovered at crime scenes in can be traced back to the

I made a and other for an article by The *A-Mark Foundation* about the drugs-to-guns pipeline between the two countries.

The map's design is inspired by for consistency with the other figures.


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