This south-at-the-top map is a great educational tool. It challenges basic notions of ''up'' and ''down.'' True ''up'' from our standpoint on the earth, is away from the center, and the earth in space has no inherent up or down. To emphasize this point, this map . . .
A fascinating 30-minute exploration into the minds of twelve mapmakers. This revised version of our popular video comes loaded with bonus features, including: Over 70 PowerPoint images with links to map resources around the world Preview of . . .
Also available in PAL & SECAM formatsThis fascinating 30-minute video introduces the history and concepts of twelve map projections and the inherent problems of trying to put a globe onto a flat surface. It goes behind the scenes into the minds of each mapmaker, showing what factors influenced their representation and in t . . .
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Seeing Through Maps - Many Ways to See the World, 2nd editionThis revised edition of our best-seller takes a hard look at the truths and distortions contained in maps. Includes a provocative new chapter on the politics and power of mapping.You can download Chapter One - Visit our link,