Monday, September 1, 2008

Maps Distort Countries by Carbon Emissions, Population, Other Statistics

Earth (TGW) - Online cartographers have taken a different look at how maps are made.

Cartographers Danny Dorling and Anna Barford of the University of Sheffield, UK, have created a series of online maps at worldmapper.org that distort countries by statistics such as carbon emissions, population, number of refugees, the proportion of people that will be living in urban areas, and much, much more.



Total Population