Monday August 18, 2014

This map collection of Mars was created by Chris Herwig using Mapbox.

It was built from various NASA collection of imagery of the red planet. Includes 2 images maps, created from imagery collected by the Curiosity Rover.

(Source: Google Maps Mania)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Monday Aug 18, 2014  Bookmark and Share
Wednesday December 04, 2013

The Montreal Gazette, using data from the American Meteor Society, mapped the number of meteor fireball sightings in 2013, worldwide.

More than 3000 were reported globally. Most occur in the U.S., due to the Society having more members from that country.

Read more.

(Source: CartoGeek)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Wednesday Dec 04, 2013  Bookmark and Share
Thursday October 03, 2013

At the MADGIC Reference desk, located on the first floor of the Carleton University Library, we often get research questions related to weather and climatic data. We've compiled a list of resources, government, map and statistical, related to this popular topic.

Want to know where Canada's weather stations are situated? Check out this map.

(Source: MADGIC Staff)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in GOVERNMENT INFORMATION on Thursday Oct 03, 2013  Bookmark and Share

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