map projection

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At the North Pole, Santa Claus (voiced by Alec Baldwin) and his elves are hard at work when darkness flashes across his map of the Earth.
A double-screen projection, also titled Mirabilia Urbis, 2012, reveals rotating images of Roman panoramas inscribed in two circles, like the spheres in a map of the Earth.
NASA and Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) have released a new and significantly improved version of the most complete digital topographic map of the Earth.
The author also includes a topographical map and explains in simple terms how to look at a flat map of the earth.
The 33-year-old ex-wife of Rod Stewart looks stunning in this swimsuit with a map of the earth design.
CAPE CANAVERAL: The space shuttle Endeavour landed yesterday at the end of an 11-day mission to create a three-dimensional map of the Earth.
Eclipse chasers can view the path of the Moon's shadow against a zoomable map of the Earth.
It is to be a cable TV-delivered current events program called "What on Earth," accessible through computer keyboard, featuring a full-screen digital color map of the earth, bordered by a half dozen insert images relating to events of the day.
drew a better map of the Earth than Hecataeus had managed (see 510 B.