Amanda Uren has a fun collection of map-like scans from the 11th century. Some of them are geographic, but most of them are more like rough sketches of how the individual saw the area the image represents. It’s like those stereotype maps that people like to make, except no one’s trying to be funny.
Maps before maps
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Population Growth and Seats Gained
The Census Bureau released state population counts for 2020. Here’s how each state gained and lost population and seats.
Pizza Exchange Rate
This is a story about pizza, geometry, and making sure you get what you paid for.
Shifting Incomes for Young People
Compare incomes for young people from the Millennial generation and the baby boomer generation.