Boston Public Schools Are Adopting a More Accurate World Map
The district began phasing out the Mercator map this month.... READ ON
The Most Popular Food Ideas in Each State, According to Pinterest
Delicious meal inspiration, dished out by social media users across the country.... READ ON
Here Are the Most Popular Disney Princesses in Each State
Belle narrowly loses the top spot.... READ ON
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What Each State Is Searching for on St. Patrick's Day
Alcohol, food, and sports, mostly.... READ ON
Map Shows How Everyone Blamed Syphilis on Everyone Else
Throughout history, people were quick to point fingers at each other.... READ ON
The Most Popular Disney Channel Original Movie in Each State
Everyone loves 'The Ultimate Christmas Present.'... READ ON
Explore the Origins of French Cuisine With This 200-Year-Old Map
Take a tour of the country's most delectable landmarks.... READ ON
Interactive Map Plots Where Every Known Fossil Was Discovered
See who your neighbors would have been 100 million years ago.... READ ON
What a Square Mile of a City's Grid Looks Like Around the World
Compare the unique layouts of Atlanta, Rome, Tunis, and more.... READ ON
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The Most Popular Girl Scout Cookie in Each State
See which flavor made the cut in your state.... READ ON
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How People Get Hurt in All 50 States
Look out for animals in Missouri.... READ ON
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The Most Popular Rom-Com in Each State
The United States of Meet-Cutes.... READ ON
Explore the Interconnected World of Mathematics in One Condensed Map
Dominic Walliman traces everything from counting to cryptography.... READ ON
These Bike Path Maps Are Designed to Look Like Subway Routes
To make bike maps truly useful, make them simple.... READ ON
Apply Now to Be an Apprentice to a Globe Maker
You don't need any mapping skills—just to be great at making stuff with your hands.... READ ON
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Map Plots the Fastest Route to America’s Michelin-Starred Restaurants
Visiting one restaurant a night, it would take travelers five months to reach them all.... READ ON

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