Cover of 'The Eternal City: A History of Rome in Maps"

Review | The Eternal City: A History of Rome in Maps

G.T. Dempsey

When you finish this delight of a book, you feel that the history of the mapping of Rome can stand as the very paradigm of the history of pre-digital cartography itself.

Interferogram showing the ground deformation caused by the August 24, 2016 earthquake in Italy. Source: modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2016)/ESA/ CNR-IREA.

This Interferogram Shows Ground Displacement in Italy as a Result of the Recent Earthquake

Caitlin Dempsey

The European Space Agency posted an interferogram showing ground displacement as a result of the recent earthquake in Italy.

Map of the United States by David McCarter.

Fusing Fine Art with Cartography

GIS Contributor

David McCarter's cartography infuses fine art with map making to create colorful maps.