Contents tagged “projection”

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  1. screenshot of The Problem With Our Maps

    Nick Routley

    The Problem With Our Maps

    billions of people around the world have a skewed perception of the true size of countries thanks to a cartographic technique called the Mercator projection. Used just about everywhere, from classroom wall maps to navigation apps, the Mercator projection is the way most of humanity recognizes the position and size of Earth’s continents.

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