THEMATIC MAPS. Mercator projection. Why did my plane from Paris go so far out of the way to get to Chicago?. Mollweide Projection. Maybe it didn’t go too far out of the way…. Azimuthal projection (north pole). That explains it! Remember that every projection is a distortion.
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Why did my plane from Paris go so far out of the way to get to Chicago?
Maybe it didn’t go too far out of the way…
That explains it!
Remember that every projection is a distortion.
How is this projection distorted?
What common words in the English language reflect this tradition of mapping?
A cartogram is a boundary map in which the areas are distorted systematically: every partition’s area shows its value for a particular variable
quartiles: what is 52 ÷ 4 ?
What if you wanted to use quintiles?
How can you map a process?
Charles Joseph Minard’s map of the disastrous Napoleonic campaign in Russia (1812)