Israel-Lebanon: Visualizing Scale

Andy Carvin: The Mideast vs. the Northeast People who’ve been to Israel or Lebanon invariably impress upon you just how small the region is — something that those of us living in ginormous countries find hard to grasp. Andy Carvin has created a video that fades between Israel/Lebanon/Syria and Massachusetts/Rhode Island; Edward West adds the San Francisco Bay area to a still image that’s a bit hard to follow. Via Boing Boing.

See previous entries: An Israel-Lebanon Roundup; More Israel-Lebanon Mapping; The Range of Hezbollah’s Rockets; The Israel-Lebanon Situation.