06 February 2006

When is a map not a map? http://homepages.primexplus.com/~ccdavies/oldpages/whenmap2.html Task and language in spatial interpretation with digital map displays

Visual Philosophical Thinking : http://spirals.eternite.com/

Comparison of Path Visualizations : http://web.cs.wpi.edu/~gogo/hive/papers/Zanbaka_TOJCG_2005.pdf and Cognitive Measures Relative to Trave lTechnique in a Virtual Environment.

Mapping your blog mind : http://monkeymagic.net/blog/archives/2004/08/26/mapping_your_blog_mind.html

Stereo Globe : http://www.erbatlas.com/stereo1.shtml ( Just look at the picture and cross your eyes untill there are three images. Now concentrate on focusing on the CENTER image and you will see it in stereo?).

TarzanMap : http://www.erbatlas.com/tarzan3.shtml (maps of the lands described by Edgar Rice Burroughs) Via http://www.erbatlas.com/atlas1.shtml

FetishMap : http://www.deviantdesires.com/map/mappics/map81002.gif

"To examine the geometric structure of the grid, we measured the separation of the peaks in the autocorrelogram. If the unit is an equilateral triangle, the central peak of the autocorrelogram should be surrounded by six equidistant peaks forming the vertices of a regular hexagon." : http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v436/n7052/full/nature03721.html analyzes the way-finding brain.

Jefrey Lacson : http://www.joshspear.com/axs/ax.pl?http://www.hybrdz.com/ creates very intricate and interesting collages, digital assemblages, and "3-D constructions".

No need for want of a road map. Listen deep. See the world around you abit slower.(my nerd cap goes on) Like they say in Star Trek Insurrecion : "there are more universes in the here and now than in all the heavens." - http://www.revolvingpaintdream.com/glossolalia.htm

Nautical Signal Flags : http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Nautical_Signal_Flags for letters of the alphabet.

Miscellaneous small animated gifs : http://lynx.uio.no/gif/gifindex.html#greek

"...artists working with maps have an "ethics of experimentation" that is "anything but arbitrary." "...artists experiment with a particular territory in specific ways to reach unforseen destinations." -kanarinka, 2006

"The best things in life are nearest: Breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of right just before you. Then do not grasp at the stars, but do life's plain, common work as it comes, certain that daily duties and daily bread are the sweetest things in life." - Robert Louis Stevenson
"Better give your path to a dog than be bitten by him in contesting for the right. Even killing the dog would not cure the bite." - Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) American statesman (16th President: 1861-65), assassinated following Civil War
"Sometimes when I'm sitting in my car at a stop light, I imagine myself as Luke Skywalker, and I close my eyes and concentrate on using The Force. Sometimes I have to concentrate longer than others, but I know it works, 'cause the light always turns green." - Troy Peterson
"But best I know a path that leads me homeward— A lane that takes me home to friends— and you." - Ernest R.. from A Lane That Leads To Home
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science." - Einstein, Albert (1879-1955), What I Believe.
"Some people bloom late. Some very late. And some, very, very late. But they all bloom. And the longer it takes, the more spectacular it is." - The Universe

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