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Myth of Continents
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Peters Map and The Mercator  Map 
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The Greenland Problem The Mercator projection  creates increasing  distortions of size as you  move away from the  equator.  Greenland: 0.8 million sq.  miles Africa: 11.6 million sq. miles 
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North compared to the South The North is 18.9  million square miles. The South is 38.6  million square miles
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Greenland Compared to China Greenland is 0.8  million square miles.  China is 3.7 million  square miles.
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Africa compared to the Former Soviet  Union The former Soviet  Union is 8.7 million  square miles.  Africa is 11.6 million  square miles.
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Europe compared to South  America Europe is 3.8  million square  miles. South America is  6.9 million square  miles
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Peters Projection
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The Peters Map an equal area map.  This new map shows all areas - whether countries,  continents or oceans - according to their actual size. 
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