[Tagging] place nodes for continents?

Colin Smale colin.smale at xs4all.nl
Tue Aug 7 10:26:52 UTC 2018


As even continents now appear to be subjective, all uses of them should
be associated with the chosen frame of reference, much like one always
associates a currency with an amount. A given lump of rock can be in
multiple continents, each with its own authority, all correct in their
own ways.

On 2018-08-07 11:48, Javier Sánchez Portero wrote:

> El mar., 7 ago. 2018 a las 10:33, Warin (<61sundowner at gmail.com>) escribió: 
> 
>> But "Officially, there is no centre of Australia." So say the experts. Probably because they cannot reach consensus, sounds familiar :)
> 
> We are extending on the "centre" problem, but there aren't even a consensus in the number of continents. 
> 
> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Systemes_de_continents.gif 
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