From single cells to bipedalism, humans have come a long way. Explore the fascinating journey of human evolution in this infographic.
Where were the largest cities in the world throughout history? This video details the rise (and fall) of the largest cities by population from 3,000 BCE.
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 history of Europe is breathtakingly complex, but this animation helps makes sense of 2,400 years of change on the European map.
What do Augustus Caesar, Cosimo de Medici, Mansa Musa, and Genghis Khan have in common? They were some of the richest people in all of history.
The Abitibi greenstone belt has produced more than 200 million ounces of gold since 1901. Learn more about the Abitibi belt's history, mining activity, and potential...