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Why all world maps are wrong

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Published on Dec 2, 2016

Making accurate world maps is mathematically impossible.

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Interact with projections: http://metrocosm.com/compare-map-proj...
Mercator tool: http://thetruesize.com/
Mike Bostock Map Transitions: http://bl.ocks.org/mbostock/3711652
Mercator Puzzle: http://hive.sewanee.edu/ldale/maps/10...

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