Every World Map You’ve Ever Looked At Is Wrong

We’ve been unfairly Western-focused. As pointed out by Upworthy.

1. You’ve seen this since elementary school:

But did you know it’s, like, wholly inaccurate?

2. This is what the world actually looks like:

Germany is nowhere near the center, Alaska could fit inside Mexico, Africa is gigantic.

3. Seriously, Africa is HUGE.

4. As featured on The West Wing.

NOTHING IS WHERE YOU THINK IT IS.

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