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Have you ever wondered why the North points north? Although most of us do not understand the reference of a map without the north pointing "up", it was not always like that. In fact, if we look at the opinion of the historian and cartography expert...

Hi World! "Maps are the eyes of history" or so said the Flemish cartographer Gerardus Mercator in the s. XVI. From the first that is considered, recorded on a clay tablet in the Babylon of the s. VI a. C., even the most current and sophisticated,...