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The true size of Africa

Maps have long been the preserve of the “Old World” and we like nothing more than putting ourselves at the centre of the map and making ourselves look big and important.  Representing a 3D object in 2 dimensions is not … Continue reading

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Jerry’s Map – an obsession with maps

I was forwarded this by a colleague and thought i would share it with the wider geo-community.  Jerry started “doodling” a map in 1963, adding rectangles to represent buildings and putting roads between them.  When he reached the edge of … Continue reading

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