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30 “Persuasive” Maps That Attempted To Change History

30 “Persuasive” Maps That Attempted To Change History

These examples of "persuasive cartography" are as eye-catching as they are manipulative.
29 Ancient Maps That Show How Our Ancestors Saw The World

29 Ancient Maps That Show How Our Ancestors Saw The World

Watch human understanding of Earth evolve from 500 BC to 1800 AD.
Americans’ Life Expectancies Vary Wildly From County To County, New Research Shows

Americans’ Life Expectancies Vary Wildly From County To County, New Research Shows

New data reveal that your expected lifespan could vary by as much as two decades — all depending on where you live.
Boston Schools “Decolonize” Curriculum, Switch To More Accurate World Map

Boston Schools “Decolonize” Curriculum, Switch To More Accurate World Map

For decades, we've all been using a map that simply isn't accurate and instead reinforces colonial biases.
Scientists Find New Continent Near Australia

Scientists Find New Continent Near Australia

The new continent, Zealandia, lies to the east of Australia, near New Zealand.
This Would Have Been The Electoral Map If Bernie Sanders Had Run Against Trump

This Would Have Been The Electoral Map If Bernie Sanders Had Run Against Trump

America would be looking at 4 years of Bernie Sanders instead of 4 years of Donald Trump.
More Accurate World Map Wins Prestigious Design Award

More Accurate World Map Wins Prestigious Design Award

The most accurate map you'll ever see. You probably won't like it.
33 Maps That Explain The World’s Drug Problem

33 Maps That Explain The World’s Drug Problem

Cocaine and cannabis use are down, and a number of far scarier drugs are up — and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
Interactive Map Shows “Undiscovered” New York City

Interactive Map Shows “Undiscovered” New York City

There's not a Starbucks in sight.
The 2016 Global Peace Index Reveals Which Countries Are Most And Least Peaceful

The 2016 Global Peace Index Reveals Which Countries Are Most And Least Peaceful

And gaps between peaceful and violent countries are widening.
What’s The Most Popular Reality TV Show In Your State?

What’s The Most Popular Reality TV Show In Your State?

Turns out the saddest, fattest people in the country all love this one show.