Friday September 01, 2017



The Emoji Map Generator can create an emoji map for any location in the world.

Select the area you want and click Generate.

You can also replace the available emojis with ones of your own choosing.


(Source: Google Maps Mania)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Friday Sep 01, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Thursday August 31, 2017



Huge weather events, like Hurricane Harvey, often spark the debate whether extreme weather is the result of climate change.

There is a field of research dedicated to assessing whether extreme weather can be attributed to climate change: Extreme Event Attribution.

There have been more than 140 peer-reviewed attribution studies of extreme weather events around the globe.

Carbon Brief has mapped these studies.

(Source: The Map Room)

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Friday August 25, 2017



Beautiful eclipse photos taken on Monday, August 21, 2017. Shared on Instagram and mapped by NBC news.

(Source: Google Maps Mania)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Friday Aug 25, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share