Shapes of the WORLD Wayne Lee, May 2009 http:// trilancer.wordpress.com /
An Ordinary Map of the World Source:  http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
A Cartogram of the World’s Population Source:  http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
GDP Source:  http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
Child Mortality Source:  http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
People Living with HIV/AIDS Source:  http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
Total Spending on Healthcare Source:  http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
Energy Consumption (incl. Oil) Source:  http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Source:  http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
International Immigrants Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.h...
Tourist Destinations Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Net Incoming Tourism Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Aircraft Travel Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Rail Travel Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Mopeds and Motorcycles Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Wealth in the Year 1 Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Wealth in the Year 1900  Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.h...
Wealth in the Year 2015  Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.h...
Housing Prices Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
HIV Prevalence Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Alcohol Consumption Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Nuclear Weapons Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Armed Forces at War 1945-2004  Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-W...
War Deaths 1945-2002 Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
Increase in Emissions of Carbon Dioxide Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-t...
Decrease in Emissions of Carbon Dioxide Source:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-t...
Science Research and Growth Source:  http:// www.worldmapper.org Tertiary Education Spending & Growth
Toy Exports vs. Imports Steel Exports vs. Imports Crude Petroleum Exports vs. Imports
Military Spending 1990 vs. 2002 Source:  http:// www.worldmapper.org Men Smoking vs. Women Smoking
What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source:  http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-gra...
What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source:  http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-gra...
What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source:  http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-gra...
What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source:  http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-gra...
What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source:  http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-gra...
Air Lines of the World Source:  http://www.lx97.com/maps/
Air Travel of the World Source:  http://www.ethanzuckerman.com/blog/2008/09/08/mapping-a-connected-world/
Source:  http:// senseable.mit.edu/nyte
Source:  http:// senseable.mit.edu/nyte
Lights of the World Source:  http:// visibleearth.nasa.gov/view_detail.php?id =1438
Doctors of the World Source:  http://adsoftheworld.com/media/print/doctors_of_the_world_netherlands_perspective
Minerals of the World Source:  http://www.trec-uk.org.uk/articles/NS_2007-05-23.html
of the World Source:  http:// maps.grida.no /go/graphic/degraded-soils
Deforestation of the World Source:  http:// www.wri.org /map/worlds-forests-restoration-perspective
Fertilizer Use of the World Source:  http://www.nytimes.com/imagepages/2008/04/30/business/20080430_FERTILIZER_GRAPHIC.html
Safe Drinking Water of the World Source:  http:// maps.grida.no /go/graphic/access-to-safe-drinking-water
Poverty of the World Source:  http:// maps.grida.no /go/graphic/world-poverty-distribution
Debris around the World … Source:  http://photoblog.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2009/02/12/1792539.aspx?GT1=43001
The Breathing World Source:  http:// www.breathingearth.net /
Brasileiros Magazine: NEW WORLDS Image Source:  http://www.advertolog.com/paedia/reels/2009/03/12/546382/ Youtube:  http:/...
War of the World Source:  http://strangemaps.wordpress.com/2008/05/17/273-amnesty-international%e2%80%99s-united-nations-o...
Crisis of the World
Source:  http://www.mofcomic.com/20090209/record-setting-pancake-stack/
Source:  http://www.spraygraphic.com/ViewProject/4250/normal.html
Source:  http://www.darkroastedblend.com/2008/12/parkour-in-1930s.html
Continue Shaping the World?
Source:  http:// adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_water
Source:  http:// adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_garbage
Source:  http:// adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_forest
Source:  http:// adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_energy
Source:  http://adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_education
50 Years of Exploration of Outer Worlds … Source:  http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/map/map-day/2008/10/28
Source:  http://www.mapsharing.org/MS-maps/map-pages-space-map/6-solar-system-map-5.html
 
Source:  http://stuff4d-2.blogspot.com/2007/11/wallpapers-milky-way-map-laminated.html
 
 
The Pale Blue Dot <ul><li>In our obscurity, in all this vastness, there is no hint that help will come from elsewhere to s...
Source:  http:// commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/Earth
Source:  http://lach-keks08.deviantart.com/art/my-little-world-97657350
Source:  http://thebesteffect.deviantart.com/art/the-world-in-your-eye-74364395
Source:  http://www.flickr.com/photos/wjflickr/3219385468/
Source:  http://img2.socwall.com/Art/General/200808083337-9200.jpg
Source:  http://www.wmei.ws/Pictures%20on%20site/world%20in%20hands.jpg
Genograph of the World Source:  https://genographic.nationalgeographic.com/genographic/index.html
Indigenous Cultures of the World Source: National Geographic August 1999 p. 66-67
Construction of “The World” Source:  http://travelaroundthe-world.blogspot.com/2008/04/fastest-growing-city-in-world-dubai...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Source:  http://www.shiatsucontacto.com/manos%20tierra.jpg
Source:  http://sewingstars.deviantart.com/art/whole-world-in-my-hands-77668546
Source:  http://www.flickr.com/photos/cayusa/2051756510/
Let’s Shape  Save the WORLD T O G E T H E R
References <ul><li>http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://show.mappingworlds.com/world/ ...
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    1. 1. Shapes of the WORLD Wayne Lee, May 2009 http:// trilancer.wordpress.com /
    2. 2. An Ordinary Map of the World Source: http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
    3. 3. A Cartogram of the World’s Population Source: http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
    4. 4. GDP Source: http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
    5. 5. Child Mortality Source: http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
    6. 6. People Living with HIV/AIDS Source: http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
    7. 7. Total Spending on Healthcare Source: http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
    8. 8. Energy Consumption (incl. Oil) Source: http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
    9. 9. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Source: http://www- personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms /
    10. 10. International Immigrants Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    11. 11. Tourist Destinations Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    12. 12. Net Incoming Tourism Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    13. 13. Aircraft Travel Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    14. 14. Rail Travel Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    15. 15. Mopeds and Motorcycles Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    16. 16. Wealth in the Year 1 Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    17. 17. Wealth in the Year 1900 Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    18. 18. Wealth in the Year 2015 Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    19. 19. Housing Prices Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    20. 20. HIV Prevalence Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    21. 21. Alcohol Consumption Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    22. 22. Nuclear Weapons Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    23. 23. Armed Forces at War 1945-2004 Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    24. 24. War Deaths 1945-2002 Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    25. 25. Increase in Emissions of Carbon Dioxide Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    26. 26. Decrease in Emissions of Carbon Dioxide Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/3109042/The-Atlas-of-the-Real-World.html
    27. 27. Science Research and Growth Source: http:// www.worldmapper.org Tertiary Education Spending & Growth
    28. 28. Toy Exports vs. Imports Steel Exports vs. Imports Crude Petroleum Exports vs. Imports
    29. 29. Military Spending 1990 vs. 2002 Source: http:// www.worldmapper.org Men Smoking vs. Women Smoking
    30. 30. What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-graphic.html
    31. 31. What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-graphic.html
    32. 32. What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-graphic.html
    33. 33. What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-graphic.html
    34. 34. What Your Global Neighbors Are Buying Source: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/09/04/business/20080907-metrics-graphic.html
    35. 35. Air Lines of the World Source: http://www.lx97.com/maps/
    36. 36. Air Travel of the World Source: http://www.ethanzuckerman.com/blog/2008/09/08/mapping-a-connected-world/
    37. 37. Source: http:// senseable.mit.edu/nyte
    38. 38. Source: http:// senseable.mit.edu/nyte
    39. 39. Lights of the World Source: http:// visibleearth.nasa.gov/view_detail.php?id =1438
    40. 40. Doctors of the World Source: http://adsoftheworld.com/media/print/doctors_of_the_world_netherlands_perspective
    41. 41. Minerals of the World Source: http://www.trec-uk.org.uk/articles/NS_2007-05-23.html
    42. 42. of the World Source: http:// maps.grida.no /go/graphic/degraded-soils
    43. 43. Deforestation of the World Source: http:// www.wri.org /map/worlds-forests-restoration-perspective
    44. 44. Fertilizer Use of the World Source: http://www.nytimes.com/imagepages/2008/04/30/business/20080430_FERTILIZER_GRAPHIC.html
    45. 45. Safe Drinking Water of the World Source: http:// maps.grida.no /go/graphic/access-to-safe-drinking-water
    46. 46. Poverty of the World Source: http:// maps.grida.no /go/graphic/world-poverty-distribution
    47. 47. Debris around the World … Source: http://photoblog.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2009/02/12/1792539.aspx?GT1=43001
    48. 48. The Breathing World Source: http:// www.breathingearth.net /
    49. 49. Brasileiros Magazine: NEW WORLDS Image Source: http://www.advertolog.com/paedia/reels/2009/03/12/546382/ Youtube: http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v =txla5kK8tO4&feature= player_embedded
    50. 50. War of the World Source: http://strangemaps.wordpress.com/2008/05/17/273-amnesty-international%e2%80%99s-united-nations-of-war/
    51. 51. Crisis of the World
    52. 52. Source: http://www.mofcomic.com/20090209/record-setting-pancake-stack/
    53. 53. Source: http://www.spraygraphic.com/ViewProject/4250/normal.html
    54. 54. Source: http://www.darkroastedblend.com/2008/12/parkour-in-1930s.html
    55. 55. Continue Shaping the World?
    56. 56. Source: http:// adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_water
    57. 57. Source: http:// adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_garbage
    58. 58. Source: http:// adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_forest
    59. 59. Source: http:// adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_energy
    60. 60. Source: http://adsoftheworld.com/media/print/bank_of_the_planet_education
    61. 61. 50 Years of Exploration of Outer Worlds … Source: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/map/map-day/2008/10/28
    62. 62. Source: http://www.mapsharing.org/MS-maps/map-pages-space-map/6-solar-system-map-5.html
    63. 64. Source: http://stuff4d-2.blogspot.com/2007/11/wallpapers-milky-way-map-laminated.html
    64. 67. The Pale Blue Dot <ul><li>In our obscurity, in all this vastness, there is no hint that help will come from elsewhere to save us from ourselves. </li></ul><ul><li>The Earth is the only world known so far to harbor life. There is nowhere else, at least in the near future, to which our species could migrate. </li></ul><ul><li>– Carl Sagan </li></ul>Source: http:// en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pale_Blue_Dot
    65. 68. Source: http:// commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/Earth
    66. 69. Source: http://lach-keks08.deviantart.com/art/my-little-world-97657350
    67. 70. Source: http://thebesteffect.deviantart.com/art/the-world-in-your-eye-74364395
    68. 71. Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/wjflickr/3219385468/
    69. 72. Source: http://img2.socwall.com/Art/General/200808083337-9200.jpg
    70. 73. Source: http://www.wmei.ws/Pictures%20on%20site/world%20in%20hands.jpg
    71. 74. Genograph of the World Source: https://genographic.nationalgeographic.com/genographic/index.html
    72. 75. Indigenous Cultures of the World Source: National Geographic August 1999 p. 66-67
    73. 76. Construction of “The World” Source: http://travelaroundthe-world.blogspot.com/2008/04/fastest-growing-city-in-world-dubai.html
    74. 87. Source: http://www.shiatsucontacto.com/manos%20tierra.jpg
    75. 88. Source: http://sewingstars.deviantart.com/art/whole-world-in-my-hands-77668546
    76. 89. Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/cayusa/2051756510/
    77. 90. Let’s Shape Save the WORLD T O G E T H E R
    78. 91. References <ul><li>http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mejn/cartograms/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://show.mappingworlds.com/world/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.nationalgeographic.com/earthpulse/index.html </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.nationalgeographic.com/genographic/atlas.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/index2.php </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.vladstudio.com/wallpapers/?kw =world </li></ul>

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