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A common misunderstanding about the edge of world maps (Linear peripheral continuity)

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This short clay animation describes linear peripheral continuity, a common misunderstanding about the edge of world maps, discovered in a study by Pontus Hennerdal at Stockholm University. A longer video that explain the study and the results in more details is available here: http://youtu.be/MMHM5FB8kpw and the published article can be found here: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00045608.2015.1022091