Population decline is a rising issue for many countries in Eastern Europe, as well as outliers like Japan and Cuba.
The world’s population is aging, but not at the same rate. This animated map visualizes the changes in median age in every region since 1950.
Maps can distort the size and shape of countries. This visualization puts the true size of land masses together from biggest to smallest.
This map of civil unrest in the United States helps provide much needed context on how individual events fit within the nation-wide pattern over time.
Mass surveillance is becoming the status quo. This map dives into the countries where facial recognition technology is in place, and how it's used.
Global press freedom improved slightly in 2019, but censorship, intimidation, and violence remain a fact of life for many journalists around the world.
For 30 years, the Hubble Space telescope has been our eye into outer space. This stunning map looks at 550,000 observations made between 1990-2019.
The U.S. senior population is much more vulnerable to COVID-19. Which states and cities have the most people in this at-risk age group?
While the COVID-19 pandemic has been all-consuming, these satellite images show its unintended environmental impacts on NO₂ emissions.