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Introduction

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    If we were going to take a hike through the Alps, how would we know where to go, what to avoid, what path to take?

    Maps can give us directions in two dimensions. Topographic maps provide the third dimension of height.

    The video below shows how topo maps have allowed scientists to explore never before seen areas of the world.