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Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Google Maps’s Moat

A fascinating bit of cartographic reverse engineering, looking at how Google has an incredible level of satellite-delivered building detail that then goes into solving the design problem of marking “commercial corridors” (or Areas Of Interest) on their maps.

Monday, August 29th, 2016

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

Stratocam

Communal satellite eyes. A Mac screensaver is also available.

Sunday, December 9th, 2012

Black Marble - City Lights 2012 - a set on Flickr

Gorgeous pictures from the Suomi satellite, just released by NASA

Black Marble - City Lights 2012