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Short title:

WorldMapper

Description:

Worldmapper visualizes statistical differences between countries by graphically distorting the shape of a country on the world map by the some particular indicator. The example below shows sources of international food aid donations by country.

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Classroom comments:

Excellent for visual learners!
Each map is accompanied by a printable 1-page pdf file with brief explanation and discussion.

LINK URL:

http://www.worldmapper.org/
A complete list of data and maps is here:
http://www.worldmapper.org/atozindex.html

Added by:

AQH