Monday, March 21, 2011

A History of the World

A timeline of the world using geotags of historical events on Wikipedia:

A History of the World in 100 Seconds from Gareth Lloyd on Vimeo.



The Euro-centrism is thoroughly unsurprising, particularly because of the fact that the dataset is ENGLISH Wikipedias, not all the wikipedias.

1 comment:

RVCBard said...

This is completely unlike what I learned in "History of the World: Part 1," so I know this is false Satanic blasphemy.