A playable post on how harmless choices can make a harmful world.
Dutch historian Jo Teeuwisse is back with another fascinating then-and-now project (we featured her work once back in 2010), this time titled Ghosts of War--France. The images show old World War II ph...
The majority of these come from Reddit's MapPorn, a great resource for anyone who finds themselves a bit lost (and wants to continue to waste time).
To the end of the internet and back
They're real and they're spectacular. This is Mount Thor on Baffin Island in Nunavut
The most comprehensive Life Expectancy Map in the world. Includes 10 age ranges in color coded legend, Male, Female and total with one click and a dynamic chart that ranks 200 countries by gender.
A truly Canadian Apology to the USA... Courtesy of Rick Mercer from , CBC Television:
In 1939, British stockbroker Nicholas Winton, rescued 669 mostly-Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia. He kept it secret for over 40 years. In 1988, his wife discovered a scrapbook with all the children's names. This video shows him reun...
15 reasons to love Canada isn't nearly enough to describe everything's that great about it. But we've gotta start somewhere.
55 armed groups operating in 21 countries are on a "list of shame."
Browse local data from the Census Bureau's American Community Survey, which was conducted from 2005 to 2009.