True Size and False Maps

True Size and False Maps

  • Posted by MGUG Admin
  • On September 6, 2021

“There is little doubt that the Mercator projection is one of the most popular world map projections of the modern time. For some people, it is the only world map they have ever known, the one that decorated their classroom wall at school. There is, however, also equally little doubt that it has been constantly criticized in the last few decades for being everything from ‘out of touch,’ highly misleading, to downright Eurocentric and racist

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https://humaneveryday.medium.com/true-size-and-false-maps-b602761adbba