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[25 Jun 2011 | One Comment | ]

More on building a world

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[19 May 2011 | One Comment | ]

An excerpt from a much larger project.

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[5 Jul 2010 | 2 Comments | ]

You think I’m playing? I’m not! Or am I?

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[11 Aug 2009 | Comments Off on fresh and full of life | ]

I was working on the map of the planet tonight, calculating measurements.  I have drawn it on grid paper (made it mahself in Word), onto a matrix of 36 squares by 18.  Obviously, this is to work out the “degrees” of the sphere.  I have also been laboring under the design assumption that the squares are 720 miles each side.  This gives me a planet with a tidy circumference of 25,920 miles.  Immediately, I began to see my problem.  The longitude is only comprised of eighteen squares, for a total …