This is too good not to watch. It’s a 1961 documentary on cartography and geography from the United States Air Force. Watch in all its vintage glory below.(You might want to turn down the volume during the first half minute.)
The way that people get around can say a lot about how a place is made up. Here’s an interactive map that shows how people get to work in America.
After seeing a 1950s physical visualization, I wondered if I could follow a similar process using modern techniques.
Early retirement. That’s what most people want, unless you’re lucky …