[Google] StreetView : the ability to "virtually explore city neighborhoods by viewing and navigating within 360-degree scenes of street-level imagery.
Voronoi Treemaps (PDF) ... allows for creating Treemap visualizations within areas of arbitrary shape...
The trend for trend maps : http://www.futureexploration.net/movabletype/mt-tb.cgi/128 "In the course of exploring the impact of these trends maps, I came across GreatMap, a fabulous site that has hundreds of links to fabulous visual representations. It’s well worth a browse through its links to see some of the work being done in visualization."
How to Prevent Another Leonardo Da Vinci
Origami May Be an Art, but Nature Got There First : http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1368427/posts
Comic Strip Artist's Kit (Redux)
How to Begin a Career in Cartography : http://education-portal.com/articles/Surveyor_-_Cartographer:_How_to_Begin_a_Career_in_Cartography.html
Opening: Advanced Research Technology Labs Researcher - Banff New Media Institute Via
"Since there is no time like the present, it is time to present the present." - Yarns
"You don't see something until you have the right metaphor to let you perceive it." - Thomas Kuhn
"The difference between what the most and the least learned people know is inexpressibly trivial in relation to that which is unknown." - Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
"A 4th dimensional creature can percieve all 6 sides of a cube at the same time without binocular vision!" - Guest
"Never apologize. Never explain." - Evelyn Waugh