Make a You-Centric World Map
Choose a projection and make a map of the world centered at your location.
how it works
This example was live-coded at the Wolfram Research booth at SXSW, March 9, 2014.
The Wolfram Language has a wealth of built-in map projections:
Here is a world map in a Mercator projection centered at my location:
Here is the same map in an American Polyconic projection:
And here is the same projection, this time centered at Timbuktu:
How do the various projections compare? Make a table showing 32 of them at once: