Fun with Maps 167&168

The new Trump Administration (shudder) likely won’t be supporting climate change research starting in January (a mistake in my opinion). They are, on the other hand, likely to be all-in on the topic of my next map; fracking. Fracking is a method of extracting oil and natural gas deposits by fracturing the earth with a high-pressure liquid mixture. Here is…

Fun with Maps 165&166

I have been quite busy as of late so writing has taken a back seat. Work has been hectic, I’m helping plan my high school reunion, and of course we have a three month old (James is great, by the way). Now, however, it’s finally map time! Map 165 is a fictional map from the NBC show Revolution,…

Fun with Maps 163&164

Fun with Maps: You Dumb Mother-Fuckers Edition   Map 163 shows the 2016 Presidential Election Results Map. I don’t have the time or interest to talk about how surprising or depressing these results are having spent the better part of two days discussing it on Facebook and Twitter. I’m exhausted and over talking about it for…