ubikcan

November 30, 2006

When the map is the territory

Filed under: map, philosophy — ubikcan @ 4:36 pm

OK, this is funny:

(from the map room)

Reminds me of other attempts over the years to mark the earth with cartographic symbols:

…and one that I can’t find again right now where this guy had painted yellow lines across the campus to indicate contours (they did not follow elevation though).

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: