Fun with Maps 11&12

Have you had your recommended daily dose of maps yet? No? Well then, today I may save your life. Map 11 shows the countries where I would go to hide from the United States government if I were an ex-spy or something. I am not a spy or a criminal or anything, nor am I…

Honeymoon Planning

My wife and I leave for our honeymoon in two months! When we got married last year we knew there was no chance we could go on our dream honeymoon for a while having just spent so much money on our wedding. Instead, we decided we would go a few months later in the Spring…

Fun with Maps 9&10

Map 9 comes from the Midwest High Speed Rail Association (http://www.midwesthsr.org/vision). The website is a wealth of information on the ongoing development of high speed rail implementation in the United States. The map below shows the Association’s goals for the future, a fully connected Midwest! Apparently the plan is to build two test tracks by 2020,…