Where are the world's forests still shrinking, and where are they seeing net gains? We map deforestation by country between...
More than two-thirds of Earth’s surface is covered by water and hidden from sight. This animation drains the world’s oceans to reveal the ocean floor.
In the next year or so, humanity is expected to pass the 8 billion person milestone. These charts and maps put global population growth into context.
The early 1800s were a time of rapid change in New York City. This map shows the city in 1836, alongside the modern day metropolis.
The history of Europe is breathtakingly complex, but this animation helps makes sense of 2,400 years of change on the European map.
This detailed map looks at where humans have (and haven't) modified Earth's terrestrial environment. See human impact in incredible detail.