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'True Size Map' Proves You've Been Picturing The Planet All Wrong

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 09.09.2015 | Travel

Did you know that California is more than four times the size of Portugal? Or that you could fit China, the U.S. and India into the continent of Afric...

How Donald Trump Sees The Globe

The Huffington Post | Aaron Nemo | Posted 07.08.2015 | Comedy

Over the centuries, countless cartographers have dedicated their lives to tirelessly assembling an accurate representation of our globe. Ignore those...

Tavis Smiley: My Conversation With Noam Chomsky on How the World Map Encourages Racist Attitudes

Tavis Smiley | Posted 06.15.2015 | Media
Tavis Smiley

Called "arguably the most important intellectual alive" by the New York Times, Chomsky joins us for a nuanced discussion on the ways in which culture and curricula are used to advance a Western worldview.

One Map Shows The Entire World In Stereotypes

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.28.2014 | Arts

The world is filled with stereotypes. Whether the glaring generalizations hit close to home or bear no resemblance to reality, widely held beliefs abo...

Kim Bellware

You'll Never Look At Your State The Same Way Again | Kim Bellware | Posted 02.18.2014 | World

Americans are often quick to notice the ways in which foreign countries are different from the U.S. while overlooking some of ways -- both good and ba...

Emily Thomas

America Is The World Leader Of ... | Emily Thomas | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

Every country has something it's famous for. Whether that's a skill or industry, a product or type of food, a new world map created by DogHouseDiaries...

9 Maps Of Imaginary Worlds (NEW BOOK)

Posted 12.02.2013 | Books

Be it Atlantis or Mordor, artists and cartographers have long been fixated with creating visual representations of lands no living human has ever visi...

Travelzoo Launches Free iPad App to Give Kids In-Depth View of the World

Travelzoo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Travelzoo has just launched Map the World; a free iPad app designed to inspire children to learn about the world in which they live. Available from A...

Mind-Blowing Maps You Won't See In Textbooks | Posted 12.08.2013 | World

Get your maps! Get 'em hot! If you stick around for the reveal at 1:14, you'll be glad you did. ...

How a World Map Can Feed the Spirit and the Body

Homa Sabet Tavangar | Posted 12.17.2012 | Impact
Homa Sabet Tavangar

The world map had no countries identified on it, but did have whimsical animals and people. What's the good of a map without, at minimum, national boundaries?