A Petabyte is a lot of data, not a generic bite from your pets

Infographic example: changing metric increases usability

If you sacrifice geographic accuracy, for connective symmetry, you get a different way of looking at highway maps in the USA. In fact, they make more sense, and you get faster decisions. Sure, in some cases you need local geographic accuracy (distance metric works at local scale), but sometimes you do not.

CLICK HERE, and then click to zoom inside map