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nemfrog · a day ago
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A hand drawn map that appears in a manuscript that accounts the experience of four Japanese fishermen who got lost on their way to Edo in 1793. After drifting for six months they made landfall on one of the Aleutian Islands, where they were found by Russians who took them to Irtutsk where they spent nine years. Eventually they were called to St. Petersburg. There they joined the first Russian round-the-world voyage which after 16 months, brought the fisherman back to Japan, landing in Nagasaki in 1804.
Kankai ibun, v. 1. 1807. (Description and travel of circumnavigation of seas. v. 1. 1807.)
USC Special Collections
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nerviovago · 16 hours ago
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weirdsatellites · 2 days ago
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Update #1006 from Zuma (CONFIDENTIAL) 1. Platinum Rasters 2. Malevolent Anarchy Center 3. Divine Hallucinations
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kpopmultifan · 2 days ago
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MAPS has released selected images of GOT7′s BamBam from their November 2021 issue cover & pictorial.
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grasshoppergeography · 2 days ago
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River basin map of Central America. Colours represent different catchment areas.
Read more and buy prints here.
Ko-fi | RedBubble | Etsy (digital prints)
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enriquemzn262 · 29 days ago
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Sometimes correlation does imply causation.
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weirdfact · 3 months ago
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USA Cultural Regions Map
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typhlonectes · 11 months ago
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More Accurate World Map Wins Prestigious Design Award 
The AuthaGraph map is the most accurate map you'll ever see. You probably won't like it.
You probably don’t realize it, but virtually every world map you’ve ever seen is wrong. And while the new AuthaGraph World Map may look strange, it is in fact the most accurate map you’ve ever seen. 
The world maps we’re all used to operate off of the Mercator projection, a cartographic technique developed by Flemish geographer Gerardus Mercator in 1569. This imperfect technique gave us a map that was “right side up,” orderly, and useful for ship navigation (because it kept longitudes consistent and the angle from any point to the North Pole constant) — but also one that distorted both the size of many landmasses and the distances between them.
To correct these distortions, Tokyo-based architect and artist Hajime Narukawa created the AuthaGraph map over the course of several years using a complex process that essentially amounts to taking the globe (more accurate than any Mercator map) and flattening it out...
Read more: https://allthatsinteresting.com/authagraph-world-map
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another-rpg-sideblog · 4 months ago
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Map tutorials by Dyson Logos
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banjobutch · a year ago
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What the fuck is Alaska’s beef with Texas
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weirdsatellites · 2 days ago
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Transmission #79141 from GPS III-SV05 (EXPERIMENTAL) 1. Antediluvian Radiation Armory 2. Weed Stadium 3. Styrofoam Cold Storage
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sosuperawesome · 2 months ago
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World Map Wood and Resin Tables
Marshbeck Furniture on Etsy
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pixalry · 6 months ago
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The Lord of the Rings Poster Series - Created by Doaly
You can follow the artist on Twitter and Instagram.
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pigeon-princess · a month ago
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I have finally completed my updated map for my homebrew DnD campaign! We’ve been playing in this world for over a year and I’m excited to see where the party will end up next! 🗺️⚔️ The party are currently in the swamp city of Idlebor and are soon planning an expedition to Wilds Edge and beyond the boundary of the Ivorian empire!
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maptitude1 · a year ago
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Waffle House locations by state
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shiftythrifting · a month ago
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Maybe my hatred of sports superseded my love of maps this time cuz my reaction was,,, why
(@ a LifePath)
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