Growth of World Mega Cities: A Map
This map shows the growth of the world's 30 largest cities between 1970 and 2010. Use the buttons on the left to toggle proportional symbols showing the population of each city in the given year and the percent population change over the preceding ...
A #NoDAPL Map
When I decided to become a cartographer, I didn’t just want to make pretty and useful maps. I became a cartographer to make maps that change the world for the better. Right now, no situation needs this kind of map more than the current ...
The Trump Glossary: Nicknames, Brand Names, Hashtags, Insults and more
This page contains the best Donald Trump trivia that I have been able to find by scouring the Internet. The categories include personal nicknames and the names of his companies, products and trademarks ... even drinks named after him! Other categories ...
Extinct languages: declaration of love to a Wikipedia page
- Xavier de La Porte
The page "List of languages by time of extinction" is a sad wonder.
There is no hijab emoji. This 15-year-old student is trying to change that
- Abby Ohlheiser
When Rayouf Alhumedhi’s friends wanted to identify themselves to one another in a WhatsApp group ...
Marjerine or marg-arine? How the BBC taught us to talk proper
- Stephen Moss
A history of the BBC’s attempts to systematise the pronunciation of English does not, on the ...
Inshallah Is Good for Everyone
- Wajahat Ali وجاہت علی
A COLLEGE student was recently escorted off a Southwest Airlines flight after a fellow passenger said ...
- Michèle Lalonde
Speak White is (was) a racist insult, borrowed from the slave masters in the US South, used by English-speaking ...
Kathleen Wynne apologizes formally for 1912 ban on French in schools
- CBC Radio-Canada
Premier Kathleen Wynne issued a formal apology Monday to the Franco-Ontarian community for a rule ...
The World Map of Debt
- Jeff Desjardins
Courtesy of: Visual Capitalist
Every country is scaled based on its debt-to-gdp ratio
What if we ...