4 posts tagged with maps by jefficator.
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USDA makes available in map form a searchable, county-level compendium of data about food in the United States.
Researcher uses data regarding connections on facebook to map distinct regions of the United States.
Precursor to Google Maps? Overhead photos of NYC circa 1924. (Click the camera icon and slide to 1924)
"Less than 10% of the world's land is more than 48 hours of ground-based travel from the nearest city." In August, archeologists discovered what may be the oldest map in the world. Years ago, MetaFilter introduced us to the concept of the "upside-down map". But a new map released Friday attempts to illustrate how our improved transportation network has managed to consolidate distances on earth.