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Cartographies of Time: A Visual History of the Timeline

Cartographies of Time: A Visual History of the Timeline
by Maria Popova A chronology of one of our most inescapable metaphors, or what Macbeth has to do with Galileo. I was recently asked to select my all-time favorite books for the lovely Ideal Bookshelf project by The Paris Review’s Thessaly la Force and artist Jane Mount. The first chapter, Time in Print, begins with a context for these images: While historical texts have long been subject to critical analysis, the formal and historical problems posed by graphic representations of time have largely been ignored. * Cue in Visual Storytelling and graphic designer Francesco Franchi on representation vs. interpretation. The Morning News has a wonderful slideshow of images from the book this week. The Histomap by John Sparks, 1931. In this universal history Johannes Buno, 1672, each millennium before the birth of Christ is depicted by an image of a large allegorical being. In the 1860s, French engineer Charles Joseph Minard pioneered several new infographic techniques. Donating = Loving

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make a point resonate with readers and this collection aims to do just that. Hopefully some of these maps will surprise you and you’ll learn something new. A few are important to know, some interpret and display data in a beautiful or creative way, and a few may even make you chuckle or shake your head. If you enjoy this collection of maps, the Sifter highly recommends the r/MapPorn sub reddit. 1. 2. 3. 4. Pangea was a supercontinent that existed during the late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic eras, forming about 300 million years ago. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 37. 38. 39. 40. *Bonus* World Map Tattoo with Countries Visited Coloured Hopefully some of these maps will surprise you and you’ll learn something new. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14.

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