Top 11 maps that explain Total Solar Eclipse

On Monday, August 21, 2017, Total Solar Eclipse will darken skies above North America, along a stretch of land about 70 miles (113 kilometers) wide, plunging...

Mapping cities using Airbnb ratings

How would your city look like, if you mapped the perceptions of tourists about different parts of the city using data from Airbnb? Beñat Arregi,...

Creating 3D environments at the push of a button

Maps have already passed the toothbrush test, GIS and Location intelligence are very much a part of our daily lives, being used in practically...

Meet the 20-year-old whose maps are an internet sensation

Maps were always his best companion – be it spending hours with the Geographica illustrated world atlas at the age of 3, or copying...

How the Maps of Game of Thrones were created?

Jonathan Roberts was only 31 when he received the fateful email in early 2012. It came from Random House, the publisher of the Song...

The Mobility Space Report: How much space do car parks take up in our...

How much space do car parks occupy in our cities? A quick Google search for the question returns 27 million results, and if you...

Top 20 most amazing and beautiful maps you’ve ever seen

Over the years we've shared with you hundreds of amazing maps featuring them on the website and as #GeoawesomeMapOfTheDay on our social media channels. We've...

This awesome map shows all foreign trips of US presidents

Really interesting mapping project on foreign trips of US Presidents has been recently developed by The University of Richmond Digital Scholarship Lab. The Executive Abroad visualizes the overseas visits...

New 2017 Global Internet Map by TeleGeography is amazing and now you can win...

Sometimes you need a single look to know that you want something badly. When I saw the 2017 edition of TeleGeography's Global Internet Map,...

Going, going, gone! Disneyland’s original hand-drawn map up for auction

It was September 1953, and one of the greatest visionaries in American history was feverishly trying to turn his dream into a reality. Walt...

The 2017 edition of The Submarine Cable Map by TeleGeography is out and it...

Every year TeleGeography, a telecom data research firm, releases a stunning map related to global communications. Each and every of them is a piece of...

These 5 tools will let you master map projections

Understanding and choosing the right map projection can be tricky. For GeoGeeks it is painful to see the unconscious overuse of Mercator. If you...

This video ultimately explains why all world maps are wrong

Projecting a round surface of the Earth on a flat surface is not an easy task. Scientists are trying to find an optimal way...

This amazing Google Maps timelapse will take you on the tour around the world

Google Maps and Google Earth are amazing tools. We are so used to them that we tend to forget how they have changed our...

This awesome map shows a commuter flow in the US

Over 130 million people in the US commute everyday. 50% of them travel 11 miles or more. A recent study conducted by researchers from...

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