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Map Of The Day: This Startling Image Will Remind The West That We’re Not Nearly As Big As We Think

Map Of The Day: This Startling Image Will Remind The West That We’re Not Nearly As Big As We Think

And experts predict that by the year 2100, the changes will be even more drastic.
The Imaginary Lines That Govern Us All: Stunning Photos Of The World’s Borders

The Imaginary Lines That Govern Us All: Stunning Photos Of The World’s Borders

Humans have interacted with the planet in a number of bizarre ways, and the national border is definitely one of them.
It’s Hard To Believe The California Drought Is This Bad

It’s Hard To Believe The California Drought Is This Bad

In these 25 startling images of the California drought, you'll see dangerously low water levels and unbelievably dry, cracking landscapes.
Understand Why Iraq Is So Messed Up In One Straightforward Chart

Understand Why Iraq Is So Messed Up In One Straightforward Chart

No, dictators and extremist movements don't help matters, but it was really colonial powers that sowed the seeds for the problems in modern day Iraq.
ISIS, Iraq And Syria Explained

ISIS, Iraq And Syria Explained

Don't have a clue what's going on in Iraq and why we're engaged in a military strike there again? We're here to help.
Namibia’s Mysterious Fairy Circles

Namibia’s Mysterious Fairy Circles

Most prominently found in Namibia, fairy circles are natural 'bald spots' whose formation is rather contentious.
The 10 Most Dangerous Places On Earth

The 10 Most Dangerous Places On Earth

If you're considering a summer vacation, the ten most dangerous places on the planet should definitely not be on your short list.
50 Interesting Facts About The 50 US State Capitals

50 Interesting Facts About The 50 US State Capitals

Brush up on your geography skills and pack your cranium with conversation-starting factoids in 10 minutes. Nice.
11 Map Overlays That Teach Real Geography

11 Map Overlays That Teach Real Geography

These 11 map overlays will absolutely blow your mind about the true size of the world's continents.
The Price Of Global High-End Living

The Price Of Global High-End Living

Thinking about moving? You might want to comparison shop before buying a place in one of these four prime global cities
An Informative Map Of Population Density

An Informative Map Of Population Density

A fascinating map of population density across the world -- while India and China's economies are in full bloom, in terms of population density both places are seeing red.