Map of the Week: Global Transportation System

This is an incredible compilation of global infrastructure data visualized from Globaia: A Cartography of the Anthropocene. Check out their other maps representing energy infrastructure, flights, railways, and more.

“By locating the structures and hotspots of human activity, by acknowledging the extent of our footprints and our facilities, perhaps we will glimpse the limits of our world and the importance of redefining what it means to live in and on it.”

HT @PerSquareMile – Check out their Income Inequality, As Seen from Space

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