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“New York may be noisier than ever, but pockets of peace exist – if you know where to look.”
Finding the quiet city, an interactive map from The New York Times.
Hello, we would like one of these in every color, please.
World map carpets by Area Pavimenti
Know what these are? Go ahead, guess.
Give up? They’re topographical maps of the moon, created in a collaboration between NASA and the US Geological Survey. I can’t get over how crazy beautiful they are. There are more here, super hi-res.
(via io9, thanks to Olga Abramson for the tip)
Tempted to print out some large versions of this and paste them over the subway maps in NYC. “OK, so we take the Arterial to Midtown and then transfer to the Venous? Wait, that can’t be right…”