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Australian Scientists ‘Undiscover’ An Island

December 11, 2012


We’d like to think that maps are 100% accurate, that the information they show us is the absolute truth.  This, however, is not always the case.  DaVinci Business Graphics looks at the recently ‘undiscovered’ Sandy Island.    Sandy Island was thought to exist somewhere between Australia and New Caledonia.  Explorer James Cook was the fist […]

Maps Offer a Different Perspective of the World

August 29, 2012


It can be said that many of us have only one way of looking at the world: our own.  That is to say, a great number of us don’t challenge our own views on a regular basis.  Maps can offer us different perspectives, though.  DaVinci Business Graphics takes a look at how something as simple as […]