Within geographic information systems (GIS), there are two main ways to model features across space: vectors and rasters. Both types of data models have uniqueRead more
Cartography is the art and science of map-making.
Ancient Maps Maps are one of the oldest forms of human communication, perhaps even pre-dating the written word. Cave paintings dating back almost 20,000 yearsRead more
I remember back in middle school my geography teacher taking an intact orange peel (I still wonder how he was able to remove it inRead more
What are mental (or cognitive) maps? When people think of a place, they have a picture in their mind of what it looks like orRead more