Maps
History
Interactive Map of San Francisco Matches Photos From the 1906 Earthquake to Modern Places
The disaster just marked its 111-year anniversary.... READ ON
Afternoon Map
The Most Common Second Languages Spoken Around the World
English is extremely popular as a second language, but some of the other commonly spoken second languages might surprise you.... READ ON
Afternoon Map
Which Are the Least Stressed-Out States in America? Check This Map
Feeling stressed? Perhaps you should consider moving to the Midwest.... READ ON
Geography
Researchers Map the Emotions of Fictional London
Here's how British writers saw their city in the 18th and 19th centuries.... READ ON
Live Smarter
This 'Noise Map' Reveals the Loudest Areas in the Country
The Bureau of Transportation Statistics can now pinpoint what's making your ears hurt.... READ ON
Geography
Boston Public Schools Are Adopting a More Accurate World Map
The district began phasing out the Mercator map this month.... READ ON
Food
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
Movies
Here Are the Most Popular Disney Princesses in Each State
Belle narrowly loses the top spot.... READ ON
Afternoon Map
What Each State Is Searching for on St. Patrick's Day
Alcohol, food, and sports, mostly.... READ ON
History
Map Shows How Everyone Blamed Syphilis on Everyone Else
Throughout history, people were quick to point fingers at each other.... READ ON
TV
The Most Popular Disney Channel Original Movie in Each State
Everyone loves 'The Ultimate Christmas Present.'... READ ON
Food
Explore the Origins of French Cuisine With This 200-Year-Old Map
Take a tour of the country's most delectable landmarks.... READ ON
Dinosaurs
Interactive Map Plots Where Every Known Fossil Was Discovered
See who your neighbors would have been 100 million years ago.... READ ON
Design
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
Afternoon Map
The Most Popular Girl Scout Cookie in Each State
See which flavor made the cut in your state.... READ ON
This Just In
How People Get Hurt in All 50 States
Look out for animals in Missouri.... READ ON

The Arctic gets its name from the Greek word for "bear" (arctos) because of its proximity to the constellation "Ursa Major" ("great bear" in Latin).

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