Lists Home |
Date Index |
"Actually, there is a growing trend here to have
the South at the top of maps, rather than the North, to protect our youth
from northern-centricism or slights to our continental dignity.
Over here, our rough mental geography is probably less based on hemispheres
more based on oceans:"
Rick...Brings to mind Buckminster Fuller's Dymaxion World Map showing the
planet as one island in one ocean.
Although Australia seems to be stuck off in one corner.. the map can be
redrawn with any coordinate at the centre. North/South is not an issue on
W. Hugh Chatfield I.S.P.
CyberSpace Industries 2000 Inc.
XML Consulting & Training
See also: http://www.all-about-perth.com [not Perth Australia: Perth