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The True Size Of Australia

The True Size Of Australia

For most people, Australia is simply out of sight and out of mind. As this GIF shows, the massive physical reality of Australia is hard to ignore.
A Jarring Glimpse At The World’s Prison Populations

A Jarring Glimpse At The World’s Prison Populations

The land of the free has locked away 25% of the world's prisoners behind bars.
How British People See Each US State

How British People See Each US State

Staff at BuzzFeed's UK offices were asked to describe each state in the grand US of A. Here's what they said.
Countries With Fewer People Than New York And Tokyo

Countries With Fewer People Than New York And Tokyo

For those of you looking for peace and quiet, stay the hell away from New York City and Tokyo.
Bars Versus Grocery Stores In The United States

Bars Versus Grocery Stores In The United States

Jeeze, Illinois. You're thirsty.
Uniting Russia and The United States Through Rail

Uniting Russia and The United States Through Rail

Could it be that all we need to ease relations between the United States and Russia is a little railroad action?
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 Amount Of Snow It Takes To Cancel School Around The Country

The Amount Of Snow It Takes To Cancel School Around The Country

Take note, truants. If you want to make like a bear and sleep through winter, you might want to make a move down south.
Why You Should Care About California’s Drought

Why You Should Care About California’s Drought

Think that the effects of the weather will be confined within state borders? Think again.
An Astonishing Map Of US Economic Activity

An Astonishing Map Of US Economic Activity

The frontier might be the place where the heart may roam, but it certainly doesn't stoke economic activity.
A Divided Ukraine

A Divided Ukraine

The chaotic scene in Ukraine changes on the hour, but thankfully its history does not.