24 May 2006

HistoryShots : http://www.historyshots.com/store.cfm history-related informational graphics that tell stories about subjects, time periods and events.

Mapyrus : http://mapyrus.sourceforge.net/mapyrus.pdf is software for creating plots of points, lines, polygons and labels to PostScript, Portable Document Format (PDF), Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) format and web image output formats.

GlobalWarming Map : http://www.climatehotmap.org/namerica.html

Mind the Map! : http://www.mindthemap.net/ History Is Not Given. Via http://www.eastartmap.org/

Pebbles : http://lip.sourceforge.net/ctreemap.html - using Circular Treemaps to visualize. Treemaps involve "turning a tree into a planar space-filling" representation.

Manifold version 7 : http://www.manifold.net/ coming soon. Via http://www.cartotalk.com/index.php?showtopic=830

Learning Geospatial Analysis (On Your Own) : http://www.microimages.com/getstart/ 80 free tutorial and application booklets with step-by-step lessons are available.

Nanotech map of the Americas : http://www.boingboing.net/2006/03/17/nanotech_map_of_the_.html out of strands of DNA (from http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v440/n7082/abs/nature04586.html) .

Mindmaps : http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/mindmap.htm#Use links to unique Internet program for re-ordering lists.

The theory and practice of visualization using the VTK Visualization Toolkit software : http://store.yahoo.com/kitware/vistooltex.html This textbook describes techniques for scalar, vector, and tensor field visualization, as well as texture-map based and modeling techniques.

English mapmakers coined the phrase "Hic sunt dracones' : “Here be dragons”

"Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with experimenting with his own life." - Herbert Otto
"What is now proved was once only imagined." - William Blake
"I think all great innovations are built on rejections." - Louise Nevelson
"What you love is a sign from your higher self of what you are to do." -Sanaya Roman

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