Ryan Hanly Sun May 14 11:53:16 UTC 2017
This is interesting... Australia is huge! 😮

http://www.boredpanda.com/true-size-countries-mercator-map-projection-james-talmage-damon-maneice/
The reason why certain countries looks bigger or smaller than others is because of something called the Mercator Projection. Putting a 3D planet on a two-dimensional map was something of a challenge for early cartographers and so a Flemish geographer and cartographer named Gerardus Mercator came up with a solution.
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