The Preamble

The short story:

  1. I’m on holiday.
  2. Maps are cool.
  3. For more, read my first post of 2015: 2015, and Mapping The Way Forward.

Yesterday, there was a map that showed the disproportionate space that Europe is generally given on the standard world map. This map from McKinsey may explain why:

Thanks McKinsey
Thanks McKinsey

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