Laser Cut a Dymaxion Globe for an Accurate View of the World

Today’s maps found on the interwebs.

I was playing around with map projections one day and became a tad smitten with Buckminster Fuller’s “Dymaxion” Projection. It’s able to unwrap a spherical map of the Earth onto a flat plane with surprisingly little distortion.

Found at http://ift.tt/2tLNJ90

Written by Gary

Husband, Father, geotechnologist, map geek, coffee addict, Sci-fi fan, UNIX and Mac user.