How one linguist used Twitter to map the geography of "filler words."
The new geography of our "solo nation."
A collection of maps, some nearly 1,000 years old, disputes China's claim over part of the South China Sea.
One woman's tribute to her favorite post-apocalyptic, science-fiction worlds.
Navigation apps are transforming the way we experience urban environments, for better and for worse.
The Patriots really do rule New England, and the Cowboys might just be America's team. But after that, things get complicated.
Probably not, though the oceanic storm could bring "life-threatening flash flooding" to the region.
Astronomers have named and mapped the supercluster of galaxies that contains our own.
How does Australia's sea trash make it to South America?
The U.S. economy added 2.2 million jobs that require post-secondary education between 2010 and 2014. Here's how they shake out.
Is ISIS carving out borders by controlling infrastructure? It depends on your definition of 'control.'
The end of summer is nearly here. Which U.S. cities are about to radically change?
Missouri looks like it's in the middle of the pack. But we desperately need better data.
The Boston-Washington corridor is up; the Rustbelt and Sunbelt are down.
Using pre-digital techniques as inspiration, three cartographers lead the charge against cookie-cutter digital maps.
Every geotagged tweet about #Ferguson, which shows the speed of global news today.
MIT visualizes how the city is swarming with rodent-based complaints.
These fearlessly biased maps point out areas of "religious wackadoodles," "white guilt," and "Kardashian watchers."
The most dramatic increases were not in the usual places.