Need to tell a story quickly? In a single image, maps show us where we are, where we’ve been and where we’re going. Maps of imaginary places bring stories to life. This week we look at maps that tell a great story.
Baseball, Happiness and Immigration: Exploring American Society and History With New York Times Maps
Now there’s a story! Are you in a Happiness region, @kennethcdavis?
57 Maps That Will Challenge What You Thought You Knew About The World
Amazing information, amazing maps from Ned Kirsch (@Betavt).
Turning 400-Year-Old Maps Into 3D Video Games: Students Use British Library Archive to Create 17th Century Virtual Worlds
The Daily Mail.uk told us about the 2013 “Off the Map” contest. Can’t wait to see this year’s entries!
Did you enjoy this edition of Monday Madeleines? Leave a comment and tell us what you would map out. No over-sharing here. (But if you somehow cross that line, we’ll let you know.)