Maps

ON THE WRONG PATH

When I think of Apple Maps, no matter how improved they might be, all it does is remind me of Bing — an also-ran that can never catch up to Google.

ON MY WAY TO CHRIS PRATT NOW

Who’s the most famous person (or at least the person with the most Wikipedia traffic) from your hometown? This extremely detailed map from The Pudding has your answer.

DON'T TRY TO FOLLOW IT

Created around 1300, it is the largest surviving map from the Middle Ages and offers a glimpse into the mindset of the ancient Christian world.

ROCKIN' THE EXURBS

Over the millennia, city-states have driven culture forward, facilitated global commerce and charged ahead of their nation-bound peers. What would an America of city-states look like?

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