Thursday , 14 December 2017

Maps That Will Help You Understand the World

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Where Google Street View is Available

Great selection of maps.


Countries That Do Not Use the Metric System

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The Only 22 Countries in the World Britain Has Not Invaded (not shown: Sao Tome and Principe)

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Map of ‘Pangea’ with Current International Borders

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McDonald’s Across the World

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Paid Maternal Leave Around the World

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The Most Common Surnames in Europe by Country

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Worldwide Driving Orientation by Country

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Map of Time Zones in Antarctica

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Global Internet Usage Based on Time of Day

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The World’s Busiest Air Routes in 2012

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Visualizing Global Population Density

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Flag Map of the World

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Map of Alcohol Consumption Around the World

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Map of Alcoholic Drink Popularity by Country

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Map of Rivers in the Contiguous United States

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US Map of the Highest Paid Public Employees by State

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World Map of Earthquakes Since 1898

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Map of Where 29,000 Rubber Duckies Made Landfall After Falling off a Cargo Ship in the Middle of the Pacific Ocean

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Map of Countries with the Most Violations of Bribery

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World Map of Vegetation on Earth

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Average Age of First Sexual Intercourse by Country

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If the World’s Population Lived in One City

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The Number of Researchers per Million Inhabitants
Around the World

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Worldwide Map of Oil Import And Export Flows

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The 7000 Rivers that Feed into the Mississippi River

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World Map of the Different Writing Systems

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Worldwide Annual Coffee Consumption Per Capita

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The Economic Center of Gravity Since 1 AD

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The World Divided Into 7 Regions,
Each with a Population of 1 Billion

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Earth’s Population by Latitude and Longitude

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Map of Contiguous United States
Overlaid on the Moon

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Frequency of Lightning Strikes Throughout the World

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Overall Water Risk Around the World

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The Most Dangerous Areas in the World
To Ship Due to Pirates

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Area Codes in Which Ludacris Claims to Have H*es
(song reference)

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Where 2% of Australia’s Population Lives

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The Longest Straight Line You Can Sail on Earth
(Pakistan to Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia – 20000 miles)

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Map of Europe Showing Literal
Chinese Translations for Country Names

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Reversed Map with Southern Hemisphere at Top of Map (because position of North is arbitrary)

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*Bonus*
World Map Tattoo with Countries Visited Coloured

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