April 18th | The United States Singles Map

The biggest problem in finding a date these days is that all the single men live on the west coast and all the single women live on the east coast. […]

April 18th | A Sleeping Empire Awakes

The Northward Migration of the Majority is an interesting series of animated heat maps showing the movements of the inhabitants and workers in three Chinese cities. The three maps visualize […]

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Mapping Brazil’s Monkey Robot Army

Guardian’s recent series of Classic Album Covers in Street View proved very popular. The Guardian was inspired to create these images by, Halley Docherty’s series of 18th and 19th-century paintings paintings […]

Providing more CS professional development for K-12 teachers with an expanded CS4HS

For more than five years, we’ve provided free and inexpensive teacher professional development trainings in computer science education through Computer Science for High School (CS4HS). In this program, Google provides […]

The Czech Republic in 3d

Czech online mapping portal Mapy has an interesting new 3d option. The beta version of Mapy 3d allows you to explore some of the Czech Republic’s gorgeous historic centers in […]

Explore the Poetic Beauty of Planet Earth

The Poetry Cafe has one mission and that is to share the beautiful poetic places that can be found on this little blue planet we call Earth. Julius Meinl Coffee […]

Create a Virtual Open Day with Street View

The University of Southampton has created a virtual tour of its campus using custom shot Street View imagery. The University of Southampton’s Virtual Open Day website provides prospective students with […]

An Unpopulated Heat Map

I’ve seen a lot of population heat maps of the USA over the years – so it is nice to come across a Bizarro version of a population heat map, […]

Leaflet Runs the Boston Marathon

The Boston Globe has published an interesting photo that uses the Leaflet mapping platform to provide an interactive graphic of survivors of the bombing of the Boston Marathon. One year […]

The Google Maps Cycling Election Campaign

The London Cycling Campaign has released a Google Maps based election campaign. Elections are due to be held for all 32 London boroughs on the 22nd May and the London […]


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