The Nerdy Bird

Artist, geographer, cartographer, photographer, actress. This is my geeky map-centric blog.

You'll find:
Geography/ Geology related topics, images and articles here.

For my personal blog, see "1 Wayward Bird Lane."

mapsontheweb:

Potentiall Hazardous Asteroids: A map of all known asteroids at least 140m across

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Gravitational Map of the Oceans .

viralzen:

AGREED!!

mapsontheweb:

Voronoi Map of Closest International Airport to any Point on the Globe

mapsontheweb:

The warmest month of the year is …

just—maps:

Nobody lives here: The Nearly 5 million U.S. Census Blocks with zero population (2010) [1280x1484] [OC]

mapsontheweb:

Irish-speaking areas in 1871

AccountHaver25:

As you can, Irish was more popular in the West and South which was further away from Great Britain and especially England. This is also shown in the modern day boundaries of the Gaeltacht. Also, note that there is Irish-speaking areas in modern-day Northern Ireland.

thelandofmaps:

How do you feel about Scotland’s independence? /r/europe survey [2045x1720][OC]
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thelandofmaps:

Map of Roman Britain (150 AD) [788x1024]
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thelandofmaps:

Pre-Colonial Trading Kingdoms of East Africa (AD 650-1750) [1140 × 2337]
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fastcompany:

This Atlas Maps Prejudice, Not Places

Americans think the French have smelly armpits. Swedes think Germans make bad cars. Here are the narrow-minded and hilarious ways that people around the world envision the map of Europe.

More> Co.Exist

mapsontheweb:

Which country is the closest to you? Lesotho edition

by sixty-fourth (reddit)

mapsontheweb:

Few countries know Russia as well as the Baltic states do. They were part of the Russian empire for centuries and were subjugated by the Soviet Union for 50 years. Around a quarter of Estonia’s people and 27% of Latvia’s are native Russian-speakers.

mapsontheweb:

Map of the 200+ restaurants participating in Western New York Local Restaurant Week 2014

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