Maps reveal hidden truths of the world's cities - BBC News

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A new website that lets people delve into data on the world's cities has been launched.

Dr Robert Muggah from the think-tank Instituto Igarapé showed the BBC some of his favourite maps from EarthTime.



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0:30
Definitely looks like they're overrunning Europe...

Author — Justin W

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3:11 Notice North Korea, that dark eerie place with one tiny light probably in that small Elite Neighbourhood in Pyongyang.

Author — Communist International & Co.

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0:23 Bruh, I thought this was Plague Inc. 😅😂😆

Author — Pam Jose

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@1:36 Miami is going to be the new Atlantis.
Time to buy a boat :-)

Author — epSos.de

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well done. Please tell me where i can watch a longer, more in depth version of this. Thanks, keep posting.

Author — will crow

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0:01 Am I the only one who recognizes the song from Motorsport Manager?

Author — JeroenL

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Yeah I like playing Sid Meiers Civilisation as well.

Author — fredo1070

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This turned out to be more interesting than I thought it would be 😮

Author — CHALKO OWL

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"Maralago ... may be one of the first parts of Florida to go" - well, some good news.

Author — Eusunt Dac

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BBC - we literally pulled data and facts out so you can see a direct correlation. This is fact.

Comments: FAKE! GLOBALIST PROPAGANDA! IT DOESNT AGREE WITH ME SO ITS MADE UP

Author — TDLF

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I see your simulations but I question your conclusions as too simplistic.

Author — ideaquest

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0:28
"there is a sense in the west that somehow they are being flooded"
hmm I wonder why
fake news

Author — Original Sentiment

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1:16 - That is where I live under water.

Author — Phoenix

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What ever,
The music reminds me of MW2.

Author — Azam Albrahem

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As a visual of data you’re left to trust the data. Double edged sword.

Author — Jj Mm

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"How to Lie with maps" is a very interesting book by, Mark Monmonier. Sometimes what is not said is more important than what is being said.

Author — a_daug

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COD 4 Soundtrack, first thing I noticed.

Author — INTERGALTIC

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I wish i could have controlled my birth!


So i was never born!

Author — Row Kah

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Hey this was really interesting and informative..i watched it like 3 times to absorb it all. Thanks for sharing.

Author — Sandy Miller

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The map is only as good as the data... If the data is skewed the map is skewed..

Author — Scott Muller