A modern old favorite map (Pangaea – 175-300 million years ago)

Posted By on September 21, 2021

De_Wegener_Kontinente_018When I was a kid, I remember studying the illuminated glass globe in my bedroom and my grandparents pre-WW II atlas and then stumbling across the science theory showing the Alfred Wegener proposed supercontinent called Pangaea.

The other day I saved the image overlay of today’s international borders on top of the globe image (click image for larger) and thought it was interesting enough to include on my blog … but then again, I love maps and geography (check out this interactive version).



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  2. digressing from or unconnected with the main subject; random: a desultory remark.
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