October 26, 2006

Fun with Maps

Filed under: web — ted @ 12:52 pm

Today, after completing this cool 50 states map game, I realized that I’ve accumulated quite a few fun pages featuring maps of late, and figured I’d gather them all together in one themed post.

Middle East Matching Map. This is absurdly difficult…

Google Maps 7 Wonders of the World. Someone’s hard work paid off — this post is unbelievably awesome.

Generic Names for Soft Drinks by County. This blog is written in strong “soda” territory.

Worldmapper. A wealthy resource: “Worldmapper is a collection of world maps, where territories are re-sized on each map according to the subject of interest.” For example, here is an adjusted “Meat Consumed” map:

There are tons more like this.

American Ethnic Geography. These maps demonstrate the density of religious groups throughout the U.S. They’re amazing. Here’s the Mormon map:

Lastly, check out these scale models of cities.


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