Thursday, February 17, 2011

Awesomest Image du Jour XLV

Daniel P. Huffman, a cartographer and lecturer on cartography at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has brilliantly mashed up the mapping of river systems with the visual language of a typical subway map.

Here's the Mississippi river system:


Awesome, right? 

He sells these things, too.

I love maps.  I should have been a cartographer.

[Source:  somethingaboutmaps.com via Boing Boing.]