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After Seeing These +15 Maps You’ll Never Look At The World The Same

After Seeing These +15 Maps You’ll Never Look At The World The Same

The reason why certain countries looks bigger or smaller than others is because of something called the Mercator Projection. Putting a 3D planet on a two-dimensional map was something of a challenge for early cartographers and so a Flemish geographer and...

The reason why certain countries looks bigger or smaller than others is because of something called the Mercator Projection. Putting a 3D planet on a two-dimensional map was something of a...

One Of The World’s Last Remaining Globe-Makers That Use The Ancient Art Of Making Globes By Hand

One Of The World’s Last Remaining Globe-Makers That Use The Ancient Art Of Making Globes By Hand

In the modern age, with the advent of GPS in addition to the abundance of mass-produced globes and maps, the art of globe-making has seemingly long disappeared. Only two workshops in the world still make modern handcrafted globes; one of them...

In the modern age, with the advent of GPS in addition to the abundance of mass-produced globes and maps, the art of globe-making has seemingly long disappeared. Only two workshops in...

The World According To Donald Trump

The World According To Donald Trump

In a recent interview with CNN, 2016 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump described immigrants crossing the Mexico-US border as "rapists." To highlight the perils of electing Trump to the White House, a world map as seen through the eyes of the...

In a recent interview with CNN, 2016 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump described immigrants crossing the Mexico-US border as "rapists." To highlight the perils of electing Trump to the White House,...

Minimalist World Map Helps Keep Track Of Countries You’ve Visited

Minimalist World Map Helps Keep Track Of Countries You’ve Visited

'Go! World' is a personal map, which can make you proud and content or feel a tingling with excitement about the places that have yet to be discovered. In both cases it is a reflection of you and shows how big...

'Go! World' is a personal map, which can make you proud and content or feel a tingling with excitement about the places that have yet to be discovered. In both cases...

A Scratch-Off World Map That Lets You Track Countries You’ve Visited

A Scratch-Off World Map That Lets You Track Countries You’ve Visited

The I Was Here Scratch-Off World Map 2.0 combines two things that everybody loves: travel and winning the lottery. Designed by Art. Lebedev Studio in Russia, this wall-sized scratch-off map allows you to scratch off the locations you've visited, revealing the...

The I Was Here Scratch-Off World Map 2.0 combines two things that everybody loves: travel and winning the lottery. Designed by Art. Lebedev Studio in Russia, this wall-sized scratch-off map allows...

11-Year-Old Boy With Autism Draws Detailed World Map Entirely From Memory

11-Year-Old Boy With Autism Draws Detailed World Map Entirely From Memory

A professor in New York whose 11-year-old son has autism recently invited him to her class, where he got up on a chair and drew a detailed, accurate map of the world completely from memory. One of her students took photos...

A professor in New York whose 11-year-old son has autism recently invited him to her class, where he got up on a chair and drew a detailed, accurate map of the...

What People Think Of Various Countries According To Google Autocomplete

What People Think Of Various Countries According To Google Autocomplete

In following with the recent trend of creating maps to display interesting information about public perception, a series of maps have been created that use Google search auto-completed queries to indicate what perceptions we hold about different countries and states. All...

In following with the recent trend of creating maps to display interesting information about public perception, a series of maps have been created that use Google search auto-completed queries to indicate...

Americans Were Asked To Place European Countries On A Map. Here’s What They Wrote:

Americans Were Asked To Place European Countries On A Map. Here’s What They Wrote:

How sure are you of your geographical knowledge? Buzzfeed recently put Americans' geographical knowledge to the test with a survey in which participants had to write in countries' names on a blank European political map. Unfortunately, they didn't fare too well,...

How sure are you of your geographical knowledge? Buzzfeed recently put Americans' geographical knowledge to the test with a survey in which participants had to write in countries' names on a...