Amazing Highlights from around the World.

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Trying something different: starting posts of quotes related to geography, cartography and geopolitics, primarily from genre literature (Fantasy, Science-Fiction, Urban-Fantasy or other). Don't know if these posts will be regular.

A quote on the practice of cartography and geographic cataloging.

Source: BRUSSOLO, Serge, (2004), -, Saint-Amand, ditions Gallimard, collection Folio Science-Fiction, 160p.

Any nerds have tips on new mapping machines My laptop is on its way out.

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Hear ye, hear ye! update for the month of October, running hot & early so I can prep for some IRL Halloween games this year.

This month I made an attempt at a map of Sh'eol, the underworld of the Ancient Israelites that makes its way into Rabbinical Judaism. Sail the River Abbadon, fight divine echoes and The Ziz!

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Dedicated to my friend and now former colleague, Swetha. In the pre-COVID before-times of working in the office, Swetha would always lead the lunch train from HQ to the PTO Cafeteria.

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The tv show "Friends" in different languages

The map of potential power shutoffs for SCE is pretty significant.

Kind of cute that my second biggest cluster is still in

Abstract treatment of the 8 blocks of Old Town. George Street is the horizontal gap in the middle. North to the top.

Shapeburst fill for the heightmap, with a compare node in blender to extract a band equidistant from a road.

I once wrote to the magic earth makers about how they finance themselves.
They offer professional navigation services for ambulances, fire brigades etc. and of course they take traffic statistics from us. Map material is of course based on OSM

navigation magic earth

btw - which app you use for your smartphone on

kind of want to use GMaps less in future.

would be a plus if it works offline as I live in Germany.

New /#Palestine map #3: Territorial control between end of invasion and start of Israeli ground invasion of . Full-size map with explanations and timeline:

JOSM will warn you if your edit covers a very large area. I wonder if I can make it *block* an upload if it's too large

Cette carte de 1688, dresse par Jean-Baptiste Franquelin, le plus important cartographe de la Nouvelle-France, illustre les ambitions franaises en Amrique du Nord. Carte dcrite dans lAtlas du Qubec en Amrique et dans le monde :

Image : Library of Congress

! , for (many articles are system agnostic) is available in PDF & PRINT at

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J'ai du me rsoudre dterminer une gamme de couleur par altitude assez classique. Du coup, cela monte vite 1000 mtres et plus.

Pour l'instant, la perspective a l'air de marcher peu prs sur le globe.

I had to determine a classical color scheme for altitudes. And it goes over 1000 meters pretty fast.
The perspective seems to work on the globe.

(2/5) Thawing
... Lantuit: We have created what is currently the most accurate of the permafrost soils that still exist. It will feed into and improve future models. In addition, we have modeled for the first time the extent to which permafrost will disappear and over what time periods.

Cosmography archives - 1948

The Skalnat Pleso Atlas of the Heavens, by Antonn Bev

A set of sixteen beautiful, colorful, exquisitely precise celestial charts covering the entire sky.

chart II, centered on the Perseus constellation

can you spot the Andromeda Galaxy

More infos:

More picture of the Underground Way and the complete sketch for the 38th level of the Dungeon That Never Ends! My members can see the ''almost'' completed map of the third part of the Underground Way!

have been part of our diet since Prehistoric times. The Latin term suppa, which referred to a slice of bread soaked in broth#, was borrowed from a Germanic source. Same as sop or supper

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Anything you can help, donations or shares, can help Jennell Jaquays on the road to recovery. My jaw dropped to hear she's sick, wishing her a speedy recovery

This is a little teaser of what I'm currently working on.

Huge Kudos to K. M. Alexander's map brushes, they are a huge help to a novice mapmaker.

by Kasey Klimes illustrates how apparent population density based on building height doesnt always jive with actual population density. Remember people live and work in different locations, and people move throughout the day.

Calling all geography enthusiasts andresearchers!

Locating Global System for Mobile Communication (GSM) Base Stations Using Geographic Information System (GIS) A review of global positioning system (GPS) technology and its applications to geographic information systems (GIS) was done. DOI: Email: Managing


Gorgeous hand drawn of the Pacific Rim. Ive always loved these type of maps. Source:

I've made a first series of prints, and I'm glad to say it turned out really well!

Here is a first look at it:
58.45N 4.49W: Kyle of Tongue and Ben Hope - 10x15cm burin engraving.

Scarecrows of Necum Teuch

......... there is a village that is rarely mentioned in the tourism publications. About 30 miles past Sheet Harbour, Necum Teuch nestles between Moser River and Ecum Secum.

Photos taken Sept 2002 by Bob Marchand

creations of Angella Geddes.

Necum Teuch is a small town on the eastern shore of Nova Scotia on Route 7.

Hi, I'm a lecturer in and a librarian. I love having the opportunity to share my enthusiasm for maps with my geology and environmental science students. Converted to a couple of years ago, and no regrets.

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