Monday, October 18, 2021
Why the Street Has That Name
Over the last few years I have become more and more interested in toponymy, in the history of the names given to geographical localities. ...
Saturday, October 16, 2021
Ships Waiting to Unload
Yesterday NASA released this satellite image of dozens of cargo ships stranded off the Californian coast, waiting to offload. High consum...
Friday, October 15, 2021
The World's Carbon Center of Gravity
The Guardian has published an animated map which shows how the world's carbon 'Center of Gravity' has shifted over the last 20...
Thursday, October 14, 2021
Real World Model Train Sets
Moving Hamburg is an impressive 3D animated public transport map for the city of Hamburg. The map was created using the latest WebGL feat...
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
The Historical Election Violence Map
Violence around democratic elections seems to be a growing problem in the 21st Century. To understand this problem and find possible solut...
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Segregation in America
According to the 'Roots of Structural Racism Report' Detroit is the most segregated city in America. Closely followed by Hialeah, ...
Monday, October 11, 2021
Czech Election Maps
Andrej Babiš, the billionaire Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, has been beaten in the country's latest election. His Action for D...
Saturday, October 09, 2021
Mapping the La Palma Volcano Eruption
The ongoing volcanic eruptions of the Cumbre Vieja on La Palma is causing continuing disruption. Since the first eruption on September 19 mo...
Friday, October 08, 2021
Historic England has released a new interactive map which identifies archaeological sites in England which have been identified, mapped an...
Thursday, October 07, 2021
Mapping the Last Tati Department Store
Last week the last ever Tati clothing store closed in France, bringing to an end the company's 78 year history. The first Tati store w...
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