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Thinking Global: Katie Snyder ’15 helps With Antique Globe Archiving and Research 2

Thinking Global: Katie Snyder ’15 Helps With Antique Globe Archiving and Research Randolph College News 8-15-14 Katie Snyder ’15 immersed herself in the world of antique globes this summer. Snyder was seeking an internship at a museum, but she received an offer from Omniterrum, a company that sells globes in […]

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The Digital Worlds – The Beauty of Maps – BBC Four

Uploaded on Apr 23, 2010

More on this programme: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00s2w83

This film looks at the way cartography has changed and entered an age of digital map-making.  Denis Lawson explains how digital mapping is shaping the future, letting us see into virtual spaces and into the infinite unknowns of outer-space.  Each image is a breath-taking first look at the world today, showing the extent of human endeavour in the most beautiful ways possible.