27 Pictures That Will Change The Way You Look At The World

Throw out your globe. We’ve got some explaining to do.

1. Pangea with modern political borders:

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2. What the United States looks like overlaid on the Moon:

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3. The population sphere:

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4. What the United Kingdom looks like in comparison with Texas:

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5. And over Russia:

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6. The actual size of Africa:

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7. The Pacific Ocean as seen from space:

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8. The world inverted:

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9. And the standard world map flipped upside down:

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10. The highlighted area is where 2% of the population of Australia live:

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11. If the largest countries had the biggest populations:

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12. The world map adjusted for population size (one square = one million people):

This map is from 2005.

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13. Individual U.S. states laid onto similar-sized European countries:

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14. Countries with Netflix:

Very important.

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15. Places on Earth where you can dig a massive hole and not end up in the water:

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16. Only a million people live north of this line:

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17. What Europe looked like 8,200 years ago:

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18. Antarctica laid over the United States:

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19. What would happen if every country with a coastline sank:

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20. What the world would look like if all the separatists won:

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21. The earth’s vegetation:

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22. What the world’s oceans would look like if the world stopped spinning:

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23. Which countries drive on what side of the road:

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24. A map of all the red-haired people in Europe:

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25. Alaska compared to the rest of the continental United States:

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26. Countries where if you’re born in them, you become a citizen:

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27. And the population of the United States in units of Canadas:

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