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(2011-06) What if the largest countries had the biggest populations?

from BuzzFeed

38 Maps You Never Knew You Needed

A map of the countries that consume the most milk:

from Matador Network

57 maps that will challenge what you thought you knew about the world

World divided by population Color-coded into 7 regions, each with a total population of 1 billion, this map is another great example of visualizing the global population density and distribution.


40 maps that explain the Middle East

Israel's 1947 founding and the 1948 Israeli-Arab War

Silhouette from map- I'd love to see if I could fit Poland and Lebanon within my noggin

Map of a Woman's Heart circa 1883. I find this both depressing and strangely mesmerizing.

from OneEurope

How many foreigners are there really in your country?

Foreign population in Europe

from My Modern Met

Top 25 Informative Maps That Teach Us Something Uniquely Different About the World

World's Population Evenly Divided into 7 Regions, Each with 1 Billion People

Medieval Map, All Kingdoms of the World, Catalan Atlas, 1375, 4-panel Set

from BBC News

Breakthrough in world's oldest undeciphered writing

How exciting! Writing from 5000 years ago that has NOT yet been decoded. Prophecy or shopping list?