Militants in Iraq and Syria are trying to re-create a nation that never existed.
Sorry, Europe: It ain't a pretty picture.
Live in a city near China's coast, and in a capital. (Coal doesn't hurt.)
The world's most isolated ocean has a long history of making things disappear.
Mapping nearly 12 years of violence in 42 seconds shows that the war America started still rages on.
What big data tells us about next year’s crisis zones.
From Nairobi to Timbuktu, the new terrorist battleground is in Africa.
From Cairo to Wall Street to the West Bank, plotting a world of upheaval.
Yes, we now have confirmation that the CIA was behind Iran's 1953 coup. But the agency hardly stopped there.
A real-time map of the hot spots in Egypt's dramatic showdown between the military, Muslim Brotherhood, and protesters in the streets.
Does one obscure Austrian philosopher have the blueprint for the U.S. pivot to Asia?
How the cartography of Game of Thrones explains the world.
Why does the planet's No. 1 spy never go to the really dangerous places?
Are the world's major cities ready for the rising waters and freak storms of tomorrow?
Mapping the places where the war on women is still being fought.
South Sudan may be independent, but new countries are becoming increasingly rare.
It's a bit more than just "a few square blocks." But it's bad news when insurgents control the majority of the capital.
Here's where Ghajar sits in relation to Lebanon, Israel, and Syria.