Posts Tagged “Cartography”

Cartographic Armageddon

by Purple Wyrm on September 8, 2018

Guess what? I’m back on that 40k Mapping thing again! Behold Armageddon, one of the most fought over planets in the Imperium, with a Chaos invasion led by a Daemon Primarch, two Ork invasions led by Margaret Thatcher and the (…)

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On the Superiority of Cylindrical Equal-Area Projections

by Purple Wyrm on March 24, 2015

An ignorant American cartography professor and Apple-Maps developer was teaching a class on Gerardus Mercator, known DST advocate. “Before the class begins, you must get on your knees and worship Mercator and accept that he was the most highly-evolved cartographer (…)

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Waylaid by Art

by Purple Wyrm on November 29, 2010

Cartographical exploits

It’s actually a Dragon, just don’t tell the City that…

by Purple Wyrm on December 27, 2007

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