This came across through one of my subscription sites regarding a string of lecture sources with video that discuss geography and digital mapping trend. Several are listed below that you may find of interest.
- The Frightening Future of Digital Maps (Monica Stephens at TEDxEureKa):
- Maps and Macroscopes: Gaining Insights from BIG Data (Katy Borner at TEDxEureKa):
- Watch 2,600 Years of Western Culture Unfold in One Beautiful Animated Map:- (it is from the journal NATURE article, “Humanity’s cultural captured in 5 minute film, that provides a wonderful map of more than 120,000 notable figures in Western cultural history, and which describes each individual’s movement from birth to death,” (Baseline, 36(1):40).