Maps That Challenge Our Thinking

I recently came across this page which shows 40 maps that challenge the way we view the world. Here are a few examples that I found most interesting.

Map by Vizual Statistix

Countries that do not use the metric system

Map via Wikimedia Commons

Map by valeriepieris on Reddit

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