Where are the world’s major shipping lanes? These maps show global maritime traffic density, highlighting some of the busiest areas across the globe.
Over the next decade, China is expected to surpass the U.S. in economic power, and India is primed to become the world's third-largest economy.
The U.S. and Russia combined for 57% of all global arms transfers in the last decade. This graphic highlights their 50 biggest trade partners.
In 2021 coal-fired electricity generation reached all-time highs, rising 9% from the year prior. Here's what it'd take to phase it out of the energy mix.
Only 93 countries enjoy a basic level of democratic rights as of 2020. Find out how this has changed in 200 years.