Few global trends have matched the profound impact of urbanization. Today’s map looks back at 70 years of movement in...
Crippling student debt in the U.S. has reached a record high of $1.5 trillion nationwide. Today’s map breaks down which states bear the highest burden.
This epic attempt to condense the history of the world — including the rise and fall of empires — fits into a single video.
This stunning set of 3d maps purposefully exaggerate the elevation scale to show you the mountains of both the United States and North America.
Machine learning technology is allowing researchers at Facebook to map the world population in unprecedented detail.
This map shows the 25 oldest democracies in the world, based on how long current democratic governments have been in continuous power.
This striking map depicts all the stars and celestial bodies that are visible in the night sky, all on one giant backdrop.
What did ancient maps look like, before we had access to airplanes and satellites? See the evolution of the world map in this nifty infographic.
The history of Europe is breathtakingly complex, but this animated map helps makes sense of 2,400 years of shifting borders and nations.
For centuries, humankind has looked at Mars from afar. In the past 75 years, space exploration has made it possible to create a map of Mars...