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:

The Great Lakes compared to Europe

mapsontheweb:

Topographic map of the Rhine river watershed

giseducenter:

Map of an alternate North America. Source.

mapsontheweb:

Seven Billions: The World Divided into Seven Regions, Each Home to One Billion People

  • North & South America, 0.97 billion
  • Europe & Southwestern Asia, 1.04 billion
  • Central & Northern Asia, 1.01 billion
  • Eastern Asia, 1.00 billion
  • Africa (minus Egypt), 1.02 billion
  • Southern Asia, 1.02 billion
  • Southeastern Asia & Oceania, 1.02 billion
chiltonomics:

artbymoga:

eridans-superior-half:

beltedyapper:

seismogenic:

willow-wanderings:

sharoncarter:

osheamobile:

patrickat:

dustthatwasacity:

baconmoose:

carnotaurus-sassytrei:

I stared at this for a few seconds but once I got it, I chuckled.

SIGH.

#my sediments exactly

Don’t take puns for granite.

These jokes just keep getting boulder.

i don’t know, they’re kind of a lode of schist.

Now, now, there’s no need to get all butte hurt, lets just take a steppe back

Yeah, everyone, be gneiss.

I’m cracking up at this.

Rocks

Thank you for that earth-shaking contribution.

Don’t mine me, I’m just marbling at the humor.

chiltonomics:

artbymoga:

eridans-superior-half:

beltedyapper:

seismogenic:

willow-wanderings:

sharoncarter:

osheamobile:

patrickat:

dustthatwasacity:

baconmoose:

carnotaurus-sassytrei:

I stared at this for a few seconds but once I got it, I chuckled.

SIGH.

#my sediments exactly

Don’t take puns for granite.

These jokes just keep getting boulder.

i don’t know, they’re kind of a lode of schist.

Now, now, there’s no need to get all butte hurt, lets just take a steppe back

Yeah, everyone, be gneiss.

I’m cracking up at this.

Rocks

Thank you for that earth-shaking contribution.

Don’t mine me, I’m just marbling at the humor.

(via maskingtapepoetree)

mapsontheweb:

World Map of World Cup 2014 with group stage, round of 16 and quarter finals

fromquarkstoquasars:

BBC Told to Stop Giving “Undue Attention” to Climate Change Deniers and Bad Science

You don’t allow dissent just to have dissent. Pseudoscience is pseudoscience, end of story. Read about this development at:
http://bit.ly/1n51Nvz

thelandofmaps:

Time-lapse of American seizure of indigenous land, 1776-1887CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

thelandofmaps:

Time-lapse of American seizure of indigenous land, 1776-1887
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geologyrocks:

Instead of injecting waste water into formations, water recycling and purification plants need to become abundant, to minimize the amount of fluid to be disposed, as well as provide fresh water for crops & lakes.  

thelandofmaps:

World Map of Natural Hazards (earthquakes, cyclones, volcanoes, tsunamis, wildfires, tornados, el niño and more … ) [3410×2407]
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thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

mapsontheweb:

Favorite Craft Beers by State

thelandofmaps:

The effect of ocean currents: Latitudinal comparison of the United Kingdom and Minnesota [1801x2343]
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thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

mapsontheweb:

US Population By Longitude Increments Mapped to Zip Code

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