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    Post Strange maps...

    dunno if this link was posted here already but there was some pretty creative people posting maps here, so for some inspiration check it out...

    strangemaps.wordpress.com

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    What a cool site. Love it!

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    Fun stuff, I like it. We could use something like that for a challenge...find a smudge and turn it into a map.
    If the radiance of a thousand suns was to burst at once into the sky, that would be like the splendor of the Mighty One...I am become Death, the Shatterer of worlds.
    -J. Robert Oppenheimer (father of the atom bomb) alluding to The Bhagavad Gita (Chapter 11, Verse 32)


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    If you look back far enough, you'll see a map of one of our members (Highlander) has found its way there.


    EDIT: Here it is!
    Last edited by euio; 11-24-2009 at 05:39 AM.
    One of those Alternate Earth History people.

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    This post might be of interest here:

    http://strangemaps.wordpress.com/200...of-true-names/

    It's about the "Atlas of True Names" which presents a map of the world with entomological place names. For example London is replaced with "Hillfort", Dublin with "Black Pool" and Manchester with "Bear Guard Home". Makes me a little less embarrassed by my unimaginative place names.
    “Maps encourage boldness. They're like cryptic love letters. They make anything seem possible.”
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    woah I just spent an hour looking through that site... awesome find!

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