From The Publisher: Feb. 22, 1993

Sometimes when you want something done right, you just have to do it yourself. That's why TIME uses a powerful computer program that chief of cartography Paul Pugliese and associate graphics director Joe Lertola helped develop to produce many of the eye-catching maps that grace our pages each week. Pugliese and Lertola teamed up with software expert Daniel Strebe to create Geocart, which can instantly project everything from a panoramic view of the globe to a detailed look at an individual state. When used with another program called Adobe Dimensions, Geocart can swiftly produce 3-D-like images of any part of the...

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