As rescue efforts in Nepal begin to shift to recovery mode, relief workers in the earthquake-ravaged country are focusing on infrastructure—including the catastrophic loss of so many historic structures.
Eric Fischer’s been working on a project which hopes to discover the world’s most interesting places by examining beautiful Flickr photos. As it turns out, the maps showing the routes between them are just as beautiful. Read More >>
The Hollywood Sign might be one of the most recognisable things on Earth, but a group of people who live near the sign are trying to hide it, even as it looms in the hills in plain sight. By removing it from Google Maps.
A decade ago, OpenStreetMaps launched as a free, open-source alternative to the other mapping tools. Turns out that the collaborative experiment worked exceptionally well, and thanks to a new site, you can see for yourself how the Wikipedia of mapping has covered the whole planet.