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.
Common map projections warp our view of the globe. This graphic reveals the true size of Africa, which could fit the U.S., China, India, and more.
Watch countries appear one-by-one to form a cohesive world map, when they are ordered by population.
This epic attempt to condense the history of the world — including the rise and fall of empires — fits into a single video.
This map shows the 25 oldest democracies in the world, based on how long current democratic governments have been in continuous power.
This simple map visualization will change how you think about global population, and how people are distributed throughout the planet.
Ever since humans first sailed the high seas, piracy has been a dangerous risk. See instances of modern piracy on this detailed map.
This animation shows the population density of U.S. counties between 1790 and 2010, showing the westward expansion of the country's population.
Which countries are the most (and least) corrupt? This world map shows the figures for the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) for 2018.
What sources of power are closest to you, and how has this mix changed over the last 10 years? See every power plant in the U.S....