199: Scouts, Apps, Maps

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This week on Spark - Earn your orienteering badge! We look at the future of collaborative digital mapping. What maps can tell us about...well, US! Mapping Canada's Arctic...with a tricycle. And in an era of GPS directions, do you even know HOW to read a paper map?

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Mapping the Canadian Arctic

A History of Maps

Digital Scout Troops

In Defense of the Paper Map

The Future of Maps

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