Because there is no better way to learn about this vast world than through a map — interesting maps from All That Is Interesting!
The Explosive Growth Of Walmart In America
An astounding animated GIF showing the explosive growth of Walmart in America since it was founded by Sam Walton in 1962.
The True Size Of Africa
Did you know that the United States, India, and China could all fit within the borders of Africa? A mindblowing map showing the true size of Africa!
Mapping China’s Global Investments
Over $500 billion in worldwide investment by China tracked and mapped by the Heritage Foundation.
Animating The USA’s Formation
Over 200 years of American geographic history compressed into a 20 second GIF.
Mapping The Frequency Of Lightning Strikes
A fascinating map exploring the frequency of lightning strikes across the world.
Tracking American Tornadoes
With such few tornadoes present in the west coast, one might think that the region is in luck. However, their nagging earthquakes are equally as prevalent.
A Look At Prisoner Population Rates Throughout The World
With such a glaring shade of red, you might think that the United States would want to work on its prison system to get in line with the rest of the world.
Los Angeles: The City Of All Cities
What L.A. may lack in soul it gains in size. As evidenced above, the SoCal city can fit Boston, Manhattan and San Francisco among others within its borders.
The Death Penalty Mapped Throughout The World
A fascinating death penalty map showing where capital punishment is still a legal form of punishment and in practice throughout the world.
US Military Presence Throughout The World
Ever wonder why our military spending budget is so vast? It might have something to do with the fact that the United States has troops in six continents.
A Glimpse At Racial Segregation In Detroit
A fascinating map showing the racial segregation in Detroit that persists into the 21st century.