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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.
Visualizing The Global Scope Of The Seven Years War

Visualizing The Global Scope Of The Seven Years War

Over one million individuals across the world lost their lives during the Seven Years War, creating one of the oldest--and largest--world wars in history.
Global Incomes And Population

Global Incomes And Population

80% of the world's population lives on less than $10 a day. Consider that the next time you call yourself poor.
An Eye-Opening View Of US State Stereotypes Courtesy Of Auto Complete

An Eye-Opening View Of US State Stereotypes Courtesy Of Auto Complete

With the exception of the "good" state of Oregon and the perennially "important" state of Ohio, not many Google users are positive about the 50 states.
The World According To The Ottoman Empire

The World According To The Ottoman Empire

For lacking sophisticated cartography instruments, the Ottomans didn't do too bad of a job in sketching their understanding of the world.
Mapping Europe’s Unemployment

Mapping Europe’s Unemployment

Greece, Spain, Italy. All are dream travel destinations, all are relatively hellish dead ends for its denizens.
Mapping Lactase Tolerance

Mapping Lactase Tolerance

Lactase, the enzyme that allows individuals to digest lactose--a sugar found in dairy products--is, for the most part, on the evolutionary decline.
25 Maps That Make Sense Of The World

25 Maps That Make Sense Of The World

With so many unknowns within our own counties, these 25 maps provide a little explanation of our world’s many social intricacies every now and then.
When Americans Try To Place European Countries On A Map

When Americans Try To Place European Countries On A Map

If you weren't already aware, most people from the United States aren't too hip to the field of geography. Here are 31 examples of it.