Posts Tagged: jigsaw

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    A Country Size Jigsaw; Mapping How Big Africa Really Is

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    By the time we leave school, most of us have a elementary knowledge of our planet’s geography. We know where the continents are and we know that they’re big. I touched on this in a previous post about the Greenland Problem where, despite Greenland having a size of 0.2 million square miles and Africa having… Read more »

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    I Was A Map Nerd As A Child

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    In October of 2012, whilst sorting through my father’s personal effects, I was proud to find that I wasn’t the first map nerd in the family and that maps seemed to mean as much to my Dad as they do to me. Lumped in with my father’s posessions were also some things from my childhood… Read more »