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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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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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Yeah I like playing Sid Meiers Civilisation as well.

Author — Al De Niro

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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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I find this fascinating! I wish you'd included a link to the website in the description so I could check it out rather than your subscribe here link - we all know how to subscribe, we don't all know where to find these maps/this website.

Author — Lady D

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1:29 The only benefit of climate change.

Author — Ernest Tsim

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

Author — Udita Bhattacharya

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COD 4 Soundtrack, first thing I noticed.

Author — INTERGALTIC

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Is there somewhere we can see these maps? I really want to check out in more detail.

Author — William Badgreen

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How tf is scientific data 'fake news'? Some people love to stay ignorant.

Author — pookiehoney

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People have been trained to ignore important things like politics, now that ignorance thinks everything they hear is fake. There are Consequences

Author — Toni Ywaya

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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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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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Although I feels less happy than I did before watching lol

Author — Stuart oliver

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Wow! Quite an eye opener. Where could I find the full version of this documentary?

Author — Vikram Aditya Paul

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That was very interesting and informative. I don't know if I would draw the same conclusions from the data. This is not real time information.

Author — George King

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2:08 You forgot to mention erupting volcanoes.

Author — Raitis Freimanis

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This is just perfect, watch this when u take a sunflower seed as snack. Really light.

Author — Raditya Oe

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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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is that the mw2 loading screen music in the background?

Author — alexpsp00