I'm Xiaowei R. Wang, a designer, dreamer, and amateur geographer. I work at Mapbox.
You can see some of the previous projects I've worked on in the NYTimes, Method Science Quarterly, Vice, IEEE,
Harvard Design Magazine and the BBC.
You can zoom and rotate the landscape or press "R" to toggle colors, "W" and "S" to toggle between plan and section view.
The terrain model is Landers, CA (34.2661° N, 116.3922° W), a place at the intersection of many ley lines. The elevation information is from ASTER GDEM