If you've utilised a map at any point in your life, whether it's Google Maps to find out which right turn you just missed on the highway or a paper map in your hands, you might have noticed that maps seem to be universally oriented to have north displayed at the top.
1. Maps Used To Be Upside-Down Anyways
2. North-Top Is Eurocentric
2.1 The North-Top Mercator Complex Inflates The Prestige of the Northern Hemisphere
|Note how the Mercator projection implies that Greenland is larger than Africa|