Australia isn’t where you think it is — Quartz

Australia may be the world’s most mischievous continent. Not only does it try to pull one over on us with its pink-colored lakes and insistence that Vegemite is edible, the country—home to more than 23 million people—has actually moved. It’s traveled 4.9 feet (1.5 meters) since 1994, to be precise. That might not sound like…

via Australia isn’t where you think it is — Quartz

 

The shifting of Australia annually indeed sounds quite cumbersome for navigating through GPS. However, after reading this, one can imagine the shape and position of the cluster of lands and islands around the globe after say 50 years, to be quite different than the present time.  The wondering about the future global map will never cease.

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