Fun and trivia Geography

Comparing the Corona outbreak in Scandinavia and South/South-East Asia

I have read the WHO’s sitreps on CoViD-19 daily since the end of January 2020, where I was visiting Viet Nam. I now live in Denmark (a Scandinavian country) where the Corona virus has shut down society and many people have tested positive. When I compare the numbers for Scandinavia (Denmark, Norway, Sweden) with a […]


Things that are visible from space, the Garzweiler Surface Mine

I was looking at arial photos of north-western Europe in Google Maps when I noticed a big white dot on the map! I thought, what the hell? To satisfy my curiosity I decided to zoom in for further investigation. It turns out that the big white dot is a giant surface mine. The 48 kmĀ² […]