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IPFS News Link • History

We are different from all other humans in history

• arclein

Modern humanity has produced astonishing shifts in historic blinks. Here, for example, is one of the most fascinating maps ever produced?"known as an isochronic map?"which shows how far from London a human being could plausibly travel in a given time period in 1914, just over a century ago. The red shaded areas show a journey of five days or less; the pink five to ten days; the yellow ten to twenty days; the green thirty to forty days; all the way up to the darker teal shades which showcase the most remote regions?"reachable only after a trek of at least forty days, nearly a month and a half.