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8 Maps That Will Change the Way You Look at Africa

Where the world's people live, by economic status. US should be blue and purple. 40 more maps that explain the world - The Washington Post

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8 Maps That Will Change the Way You Look at Africa

German software designer Kai Krause created a map demonstrating the true geographical size of Africa, driving the point home by fitting a number of other countries — including the US, China and most of Europe — into the outline of the continent.

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A 300 ft m) high wall found in Bolivia with over 5000 dinosaur footprints, in over 462 distinct trails. If you zoom in on the picture (higher resolution here) you’ll see some of the trackways.

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8 Maps That Will Change the Way You Look at Africa

Where the world's 30 million slaves live NOW. To quote Rajiv Narayan from Upworthy, "Sure 12 Years a Slave won an Oscar, but we all deserve to win Best Actor for pretending slavery doesn't exist anymore.

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8 Maps That Will Change the Way You Look at Africa

Earth’s City Lights. This is what Aliens see through their spacecraft's windows when orbiting the Earth. Very easy visible target mankind is.

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odditiesoflife: The Remarkable Dinosaur Footprint Wall Located 3 miles km) from Sucre, Bolivia is Cal Orko, an imposing limestone slab

This 300 ft Wall in Bolivia has over 5000 Dinosaur Footprints

On display at the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum at the United States National Arboretum is this remarkable Japanese White Pine (Pinus parviflora ‘Miyajima’) bonsai sometimes known as Hiroshima Survivor.

This 300 ft Wall in Bolivia has over 5000 Dinosaur Footprints

a slice of the Fukang meteorite - But cutting the Fukang meteorite open yielded a breathtaking sight. Within the rock, translucent golden crystals of a mineral called olivine gleamed among a silvery honeycomb of nickel-iron.

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