The map is not the territory.

World Mercator Projection with True Size Country Added
Source: ow.ly/9VUw30mzr7S
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this made me lough.

"But you can't put north to the bottom!"

"Why not?"

"Because it's freaking me out!"

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@luka @jd Well, I suppose it doesn't really matter, technically - especially if you've seen the Earth from space - but at this point in human evolution, yeah, a lot of humans would be really weirded out.

@_do_mi_ni_que @luka @jd Wow, that's fascinating. By "true size" do they mean population?

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