Quiz: Can You Identify All 32 World Cup Countries from Space?

Tuesday, 17 June 2014 - 4:07PM
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Tuesday, 17 June 2014 - 4:07PM
Quiz: Can You Identify All 32 World Cup Countries from Space?

World Cup fever has gripped the planet and while you may be able to tell your Neymars from your Rooneys, we're about to really test your knowledge of the 32 competing nations. We've devised a test so devilishly cunning that Sepp Blatter himself will be tipping his hat to us.

 

The images below may look like alien landscapes, but they are in fact photos of every nation in the world cup as seen from space. So, grab a pen and paper, write down your guesses and click the link at the bottom of the page to see if you can identify the landscapes that shaped the world's greatest footballers.

 

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CLICK HERE FOR THE ANSWERS

 

[credit: NASA Earth Observatory, NASA, Chris Hadfield, Digital Globes, Europics, Google/GeoEye, PlantetObserver/Science Photo Library]

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