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The Best U.S. Metros for Recent College Grads Looking for Work

Has the Rise of Online Shopping Made Traffic Worse?

Why Mega-Projects Always End Up Costing More Than Expected

What Happens When Everyone Makes Maps?

Why the Lowest Income Families Might Care the Most About Their Neighborhoods

Reverse-Skeuomorphism of the Day: A Zoomable Paper Map

16 Two-Ingredient Cocktails Anyone Can Make

Drinks so simple, even a BABY could make them! Not recommended for babies under 21.

Poverty Maps From 1980 Look Astonishingly Different Compared to 2010

Road Fees Don't Hurt the Poor as Much as You Might Think

MoMA Pays Tribute to the Terrifying Beauty of Le Corbusier

This Bike Path Also Helps Prevent Flooded Sewers

Every Library and Museum in America, Mapped

Farmers turn to bumblebees to save strawberry crops

<b>By Damian Carrington, The Observer</b><p><i>Growers turn away from chemical pesticides in the battle against grey mould</i><p>SPONSORED<p>Squadrons of bumblebees are …

We Paved Cicada Paradise

Walmart fined $110 million for dumping toxic chemicals in California

Wal-Mart was hit with $110 million in US federal and state fines Tuesday after pleading guilty to criminal charges of mishandling hazardous waste and …

Eerie Truths and Hard Lessons From a 1970s 'Ecotopia'

Maya Lin's Newest Work Is a 'Last Memorial' to the Vanishing Natural World

Pay to Fix America’s Crumbling Infrastructure Now, or Pay More Later

America’s crumbling infrastructure may never be cheaper to replace than it is now. By David Cay Johnston.<p>The people on the Interstate 5 bridge that …

Stats Pr0n of the Day: U.S. Map of Hate Speech on Twitter

Since June 2012, Dr. Monica Stevens of Humboldt State University in California has been mapping more than 150,000 geotagged tweets that contain homophobic, racist or abliest language. The result is the Geography of Hate, an interactive map of the U.S. which reveals the hotspots of “hate tweets” across the country. A deeper analysis of the project is available at Floating Sheep.

What Is It About Bees And Hexagons?

Solved! A bee-buzzing, honey-licking 2,000-year-old mystery that begins here, with this beehive. Look at the honeycomb in the photo and ask yourself: (I know you've been wondering this all your life, but have been too shy to ask out loud ... ) Why is every cell in this honeycomb a hexagon?<p>Bees, …

Q&A: Thurston Moore on Chelsea Light Moving, Occupy Wall Street and the Future of Sonic Youth

Ever since he and his wife and Sonic Youth bandmate Kim Gordon announced their split in late 2011, Thurston Moore has kept his mouth largely shut. “I …

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A Terrifying, Fascinating Timelapse of 30 Years of Human Impact on Earth

Does Michigan's Emergency-Manager Law Hurt Black Citizens Disproportionately?

Compare Cities, Streets and Other Shapes With This Cartographic Mixing Machine

Where Americans Tweet Messages of Hate