Inuit cartography: maps carved in driftwood


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#2

This might be my new favourite projection.


#3

Wish I hadn’t lost mine. Maybe I’ll just head for that big red lighthouse.


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Either that one on the left is upside-down, or I’ve got my fingers on the wrong hands.


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One of my favorite things about living in Canada is how much more effort is put into understanding indigenous cultures these days.

…At least where I work anyway, which still could be better, but is miles ahead of most of what I experienced in the states.


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And I thought stick charts were hard to read.


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