A person took to reddit to a photo of a us 30 bjorksta world map with new zealand wiped off the universe being sold in a washington dc ikea. World maps without new zealand it s not a very important country most of the time get the app.
New zealand is left off world maps so often that there s a reddit group about it.
World map without new zealand. In recent years the subreddit mapswithoutnz and the tumblr world maps without new zealand have made it their mission to remind the world that hey this country still exists. The bjorksta world map which sells for 30 usd or 2 136 inr fails to show new zealand. Hot new top rising.
More than 28 000 redditors are subscribed to mapswithoutnz which is updated on. World maps without new zealand. A world map with new zealand included.
3 minutes to read. The omission of new zealand from many maps has sparked social media groups like world maps without new zealand as well as countless news articles. Moderator of r mapswithoutnz archived.
Ikea s map game is not on point they wrote on reddit. Four weeks is not such a long time. What happens when people draw a map of the world from memory.
Maps without new zealand on them r mapswithoutnz. A little over 2 000 miles from australia there is a cluster of distinctively shaped islands. 19 th august 19 17 th august 19 11 th august 19 6 th august 19 1 st august 19 28 th july 19 27 th july 19 24 th july 19 newer older.
The map room is a blog about maps by jonathan crowe that covers everything from antique map collecting to the latest in geospatial technology. A user who spotted it posted it on the subreddit with the caption ikea s map game is not on point. 6 notes mar 26th 2020.
And ikea is far from the first offender. The swedish multinational group that designs sells ready to assemble furniture in a world map seemed to miss new zealand out. Maps without new zealand.
New zealand is being left off world maps. First launched in 2003 it returned in 2016 after a 4. Video will play in.
The northern one is shaped a bit like a lamb. Maps without new zealand. The worst offenders revealed.
2 may 2018 2 09pm. Bbc news has picked up the story. This woeful omission inspired a community of sharp eyed social media savvy kiwis to document what seems like an endless existential battle.