Lighthouse Maps

6 days ago

nelson : Lighthouse Maps - Lovely collection of data about lighthouses, simple useful presentation

OSM completeness

1 month ago

nelson : OSM completeness - Study of OpenStreetMap measures completeness

City DNA

2 month ago

nelson : City DNA - Abstract paintings inspired by city grids

SF names history

3 month ago

nelson : SF names history - Map of names of streets, etc and their history

2016 election precinct map

3 month ago

nelson : 2016 election precinct map - Still unmatched, a student made an unprecedentedly detailed map of the 2016 presidential election

Worst of OSM

3 month ago

nelson : Worst of OSM - Screenshots of bad mapping with snarky commentary

About @anonymaps

3 month ago

nelson : About @anonymaps - Interview with some part of the shadowy collective behind a snarky mapping Twitter account

4 month ago

nelson : - Simple web-based GIS tool for doing spatial calculations on data

Paris history: la Bièvre

5 month ago

nelson : Paris history: la Bièvre - Nice description of the old creek that ran through the left bank

Folium map library

5 month ago

nelson : Folium map library - Python library that renders to Leaflet maps. Integrates well in notebooks

Going "Serverless"

5 month ago

nelson : Going "Serverless" - Some details on how my project works

Ian Dees

5 month ago

nelson : Ian Dees - Profile of a map nerd, great guy

Favourite maps from 2017

6 month ago

nelson : Favourite maps from 2017 - Nice roundup

Cloud Optimized GeoTIFF

6 month ago

nelson : Cloud Optimized GeoTIFF - Save geographic imagery in a way that makes it easy to progressively fetch in a web browser

Multivariate Maps

6 month ago

nelson : Multivariate Maps - A collection of visualization techniques


8 month ago

nelson : planscore - Mike Migurski's project to fight abusive gerrymandering

We Put 700 Red Dots On A Map

8 month ago

nelson : We Put 700 Red Dots On A Map - A crucial new visualization technique from ClickHole

Berlin weekly markets

9 month ago

nelson : Berlin weekly markets - Lovely map overlaying food markets on the transit system

Polygonal Map Generation v2

10 month ago

nelson : Polygonal Map Generation v2 - Amit updates his excellent procedural map generator

Pakistan embroidery map

10 month ago

nelson : Pakistan embroidery map - From a Lahore clothing company, Generation

Eric Fischer interview

11 month ago

nelson : Eric Fischer interview - Words from a creative mapper

Congressional districts

11 month ago

nelson : Congressional districts - Historical data going back to 1789

Wikipedia language maps

11 month ago

nelson : Wikipedia language maps - Terra Incognita by Trace Media; visualizations of geotagged articles by language

Baidu search scandal

12 month ago

nelson : Baidu search scandal - Referrals to private hospitals with alleged business ties to the search engine

National Park Maps

12 month ago

nelson : National Park Maps - Collection of free US park maps /cc @amitp