We’ve come a long way since Pangea. This short video examines the area, population, and GDP of our continents as a share of the world's total.
New estimates show that world population may begin shrinking in coming years. We visualize this and how country populations will change by 2100.
A surprising number of people around the world are still living without access to reliable electricity. This map shows where they live.
The Gambia recently became the latest country to ratify the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), helping the landmark agreement reach critical mass to move forward.
Oil is a money maker, but it's also lucrative for criminals and terrorists. Every year, $133B is lost to fuel theft - here's how it happens...
This animation shows how the ranking for the most populous countries in the world will change over more than 100 years.
Rapid urbanization is creating a vastly different world. These maps show the world's fastest growing cities, as well as how things have chanced since 1950.
With China's slowing growth, and India lost in a maze of bureaucracy, who can we rely on as the emerging markets of the future?