Some common geographic mental misplacements.
I hadn’t come across this before—run Lighthouse tests on your pages from six different locations around the world at once.
This is a balm!
Choose a city, choose a radio station, choose a mode of transport (I like walking) and enjoy exploring.
A timeline of city maps, from 1524 to 1930.
Lighthouses of the world, mapped.
As part of the BBC’s ongoing series on deep time, Alexander Rose describes the research he’s been doing for the clock of the long now—materials, locations, ideas …all the pieces that have historically combined to allow artifacts to survive.
Armchair travelling to Ballardian locations.
Recreations of movie stills at filming locations around the world (like I did in Sydney for The Matrix). There’s something quite addictive about looking through these.