15 Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World

Wednesday, Jun 17, 2020, 9:34 pm
By:James Fraser


The last time when you saw a world map or atlas, you probably were in your high school. What are maps used for? Locate continents, countries, oceans etc? If you say yes, you are wrong! Maps are generally used to show a ton of useful information, which can be easily understood. Here are fifteen such maps that will change the way you see this world.
7.Countries and Their Favorite Sports

This is yet another cool and interesting map. This map will help you learn many new and unknown things today. What sport is popular in Australia? Yes, cricket! Similarly, you can find favorite sports of different countries. This map may not be fully accurate, but good enough to give you a general idea.


Countries and Their Favorite Sports-15 Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World

8.This Map is Considered as First Modern Atlas

This map that was made in 1564 by Abraham Ortelius is considered as first modern atlas. There were many atlases that were in use before, but none of them were as accurate as Ortelius's. However, this map might not be as accurate as our present day maps. Remember, this map was developed in those days when there were no satellites or technology.


This Map is Considered as First Modern Atlas-15 Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World


9.Map Showing Internet Penetration Around the World

This map will give you a clear picture on how many people have access to internet. Even in countries like US, there is a good 15 to 20 percent of population that doesn't or can't use internet. Less than two percent of population uses internet in countries like Myanmar, Somalia, Nigeria etc.


Map Showing Internet Penetration Around the World-15 Maps That Will Change The Way You See The World

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