27 Extraordinary Maps That Will Stun Everyone. Geography Rules!

    27 Extraordinary Maps That Will Stun Everyone. Geography Rules!
    Greg

    3:35 PM EST, November 26, 2020

    You might think you have seen a lot of maps in your life. But when you see the gallery below, you will realize that they can show far more than most of us think. They have very little in common with the maps we all know.

    #1 The map of kings and emperors

    Frau_Hochofen/reddit
    Frau_Hochofen/reddit

    #2 The word ‘city’ in various languages

    nlx_1978/reddit
    nlx_1978/reddit

    #3 The world is a cat playing with Australia

    gusarking/reddit
    gusarking/reddit

    #4 A 3D map of the Antarctic made in 1930

    fluffybuddha/reddit
    fluffybuddha/reddit

    #5 The network of the Pittsburgh (USA) railway system in 1954

    fiftythreestudio/reddit
    fiftythreestudio/reddit

    #6 A map showing countries with population over 100 million people

    Jellybeans0128/reddit
    Jellybeans0128/reddit

    #7 A map of air forces symbols

    Assyrian_Nation/reddit
    Assyrian_Nation/reddit

    #8 A map of the Mongol Empire at its peak against the current political map of the world

    FearlessArguments/reddit
    FearlessArguments/reddit

    #9 A map made by a wife to show her husband all the places they had visited before they got married

    Doofinx/reddit
    Doofinx/reddit

    #10 Countries with smaller population than the Tokyo metropolis

    DebatingAnimator/reddit
    DebatingAnimator/reddit

    #11 Years when women were granted electoral rights

    Nrqsb/reddit
    Nrqsb/reddit

    #12 World leaders as of January 1, 1970

    Ok-Codd/reddit
    Ok-Codd/reddit

    #13 The green color marks crop fields

    jakeapnigandmar/reddit
    jakeapnigandmar/reddit

    #14 River basins in Great Britain

    cem_huseyin_irmak/reddit
    cem_huseyin_irmak/reddit

    #15 A pocket-size roller map (over 3-meter long) showing the longest river of North America, the Mississippi

    roundearthervaxxer/reddit
    roundearthervaxxer/reddit

    #16 The number of cigarettes smoked by citizens

    vladgrinch/reddit
    vladgrinch/reddit

    #17 A Japanese illustrated map of the world

    Petrarch1603/reddit
    Petrarch1603/reddit

    #18 A map of Africa made of orange peels

    terriblemap/Instagram
    terriblemap/Instagram

    #19 25 largest lakes of the world in a group

    TWWILD_/reddit
    TWWILD_/reddit

    #20 Natural habitats of flamingos

    CountZapolai/reddit
    CountZapolai/reddit

    #21 The city of La Plata (east Argentina). I guess the symmetry is clearly visible

    imhere4thecomments/reddit
    imhere4thecomments/reddit

    #22 Lithuania made of fridge magnets

    greycoconut/reddit
    greycoconut/reddit

    #23 A Japanese illustrated map of Africa (1942)

    stardustbins/reddit
    stardustbins/reddit

    #24 A map of European cheeses

    dazzledvulture / reddit
    dazzledvulture / reddit

    #25 The longest possible train journey

    matias90 / reddit
    matias90 / reddit

    #26 A map of the UK pubs

    terriblemap / instagram
    terriblemap / instagram

    #27 A map of the Antarctic where all directions from the center are.. north

    terriblemap / instagram
    terriblemap / instagram

    A bonus: we all feel dyslectic sometimes

    terriblemap / instagram
    terriblemap / instagram
    Which one did you like the most?
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