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5.7.18

MIT Invented a Tool That Allows Driverless Cars to Navigate Rural Roads Without a Map

Mapping rural areas is a barrier to autonomous vehicles operating in those areas, but cars might not need maps at all.

7.8.17

Mexican Artists Want to Bring a Pyramid of the Dead to Burning Man

...let's help them make it happen.

6.21.17

Google Maps Will Now Display More Than 3,000 Indigenous Lands in Canada

The announcement comes on National Aboriginal Day.

3.29.17
12.1.16

It's Time to Start Thinking of Amazon as a Transportation Company

The company just unveiled a huge data-hauling semi-truck called Snowmobile, following plans for cargo planes and of course, delivery drones.

6.3.16

Crow Attacks Have Gotten So Bad That a Scientist Built a Tool to Map the Carnage

“Two crows swooped down and started scratching my head.”

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4.12.16

Now You Can Chart a Medieval Map of Mars

Be sure to bring Eleanor Lutz's scientifically-accurate map next time you're out trekking the dry dunes.

3.18.16

Dancer Defies Gravity with Stunning 3D Projections

This immersive ballet performance will have you questioning which way is up.

1.28.16

"Computer Thoughts" Projected onto a Giant Dome via Neural Network

Step into the mind of a machine in VOID's newest 3D dome mapping performance piece, 'Bio-Inspire.'

1.20.16

Old Photos of NYC and San Francisco Put History on the Map

Put on your sepia-colored lenses and catch a glimpse of city history with OldSF and OldNYC.

11.30.15

What Makes Paris Look Like Paris? Let an Algorithm Tell You

There’s a plenty more to Paris than just the Eiffel Tower.

11.13.15

Microsoft Invented Google Earth in the 90s Then Totally Blew It

A long-forgotten Microsoft project from the late 1990s revolutionized how we saw the Earth and became the underpinning technology of Google Maps and Google Earth.

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