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Bizarre how people just make things up. For public consumption. Quite cusually. I can’t decide if the recognition is better than the miseducation or not.

 

http://www.google.co...-503rd-birthday

 

« sigh »

 

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I complained to a friend at Google. He forwarded my comments, and within hours, they fixed it. The original blurb stated that Mercator was the first to create a map taking into account the spherical shape of the earth.

 

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Good work from you and your Google-friend!


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