22 Maps of New Jersey They Never Showed You in School

This fine piece of very entertaining “map aggregating work” was originally compiled by blogger Chris Kolmar. Re-posted courtesy of Movoto.com See http://www.movoto.com/blog/opinions/maps-of-new-jersey/ 22 Maps Of New Jersey They Never Showed You In School These maps of New Jersey would have actually made you want to go to social studies. 1. There‚Äôs this North/South Rivalry that…

Hopeful Suggestions for California’s Current Drought & Water Calamity: Maps, Photos

I’m quite sure there are many brilliant people in California who have been screaming from the rafters for at least 4-5 years that this current calamity could have been avoided, had there been the political will long ago in Sacramento to harvest rainwater during deluge seasons, and to build large state-of-the-art seawater DE-salinization plants along…

No One’s Mapping the Spread of Gangs in the USA, or Are They Dying Out? Which is True?

I ran several internet searches a couple of years ago, looking for visual data and maps which have documented the spread of violent gangs in the United States. Today, two years later, I am running that search again. Very little new information has been added. Conspicuously missing from the internet’s VAST repository of maps on…

Sinkholes and Karst Terrain Regions in America 1900 – 2015: Maps, Geological Data

“Karst” – noun, Geology Definition: an area of limestone terrain characterized by underground erosion, sinkholes, ravines, underground caves, caverns and streams.   The global phenomenon of suddenly forming sinkholes has unnerved humanity from Siberia to China to Utah and Florida. Sinkholes have been around since long before we were, but the intensity of recent extreme…