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News about maps. Commentary and archival information about maps from The New York Times.



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Google Earth’s New Voyager Tool Aims to Feed Our Wanderlust

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:53:48 -0500

Want to visit the places where Ernest Hemingway hung out? Google’s “interactive tours” allow users to explore parts unknown — without leaving their cubicles.



Reasons Not to Dismiss GPS Devices for Your Car

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 12:07:28 -0500

While apps like Google Maps provide accurate traffic information, dedicated car-GPS devices do have some advantages.



From Flight 370 Hunt, New Insight Into Indian Ocean’s Unknown Depths

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 18:28:16 -0500

The search for the Malaysia Airlines jetliner helped create 3-D maps of the ocean’s topographical complexity, at a level of detail never before achieved.



Some Credit for Henry Hudson, Found in a 280-Year-Old Map

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:27:25 -0500

A map from about 1740, believed to be the first to credit Hudson with navigating the river named for him, will be on display in New York this weekend.



Building a Road Map for the Self-Driving Car

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 10:12:44 -0500

Along with sensors, autonomous vehicles will need detailed maps of the road and the obstacles ahead. Creating these maps will be a monumental task.



Rembrandt of the Ski Trail ‘Interprets’ the Mountainside

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 06:00:03 -0500

James Niehues has created trail maps for runs in Aspen, China and Serbia.



Mind-Mappers to Help You Organize Your Thoughts

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:02:29 -0500

You can skip paper and pencil by using these tools to help streamline the process of outlining ideas visually.



How Your Phone Knows Where You Have Been

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:14:49 -0500

Most smartphones can store a visual history of your travels based on your GPS data, but you can turn it off.



To Improve Your Sense of Direction, Lose the Technology

Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:25:59 -0500

For the directionally challenged, traveling can be a frustrating, time-wasting ordeal. But there are steps you can take to improve your sense of direction.



Endangered Species and the Stuff We Buy, All Mapped Out

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 17:12:09 -0500

A series of maps produced by researchers visualize the link between global trade and its environmental impact.