The CIA is marking the 75th anniversary of its Cartography division by declassifying dozens of its strategic and intelligence-related maps and releasing them to the public.
Started during WWII, the “CIA Cartography Center has been making vital contributions to our Nation’s security, providing policymakers with crucial insights that simply cannot be conveyed through words […]
Geologist and Imgur user “Fejetlenfej” has created a map of the United States showing all the rivers running through the country. The result is a unique look at the geology of America. The pink area in the middle is the Mississippi River and the river systems that feed into it.
h/t Daily Mail.
Check out that caption on the lower righthand side. McGraw-Hill makes a big whoopsy in one of its geography textbooks. From the New York Times: Coby Burren, 15, a freshman at a suburban high school south of here, was reading the textbook in his geography class last week when a map of the United […]