Timothy Roth

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Don't Panic - The Truth About Population

<b>The following work was produced with permission from Lil Cranfield and her team at</b> <b><br>©Wingspan Productions Ltd. 2013 (www.wingspanproductions.co.uk)</b><p><b>The</b> …

Worksheet

How South Asian Americans Are Building a New American Dream

MagazineDiversity in America<p>They're expanding on the success of their immigrant parents, creating a blended cultural identity—and turning the tables on old stereotypes.<p>MagazineDiversity in America<p>The stand-up comic Hari Kondabolu, who is Indian American, had just finished telling a joke about being …

New York City

The Cost of Raising a Child in America is Getting Out of Control

The cost of caregiving in America is spiralling out of control and wages aren't increasing fast enough to keep up.<p>It’s easy to look back and think …

Pew Research Center

Migration Crisis: Europeans still open to refugees, three years after crisis

A majority of Europeans support taking in refugees although many disapprove of how the European Union has handled a record influx of migrants that …

Pew Research Center

The foreign-born population in the U.S. has reached its highest level since 1910 – and 41% are coming from Asia

Nearly 14 percent of people living in America are foreign-born – the highest proportion in more than a century, according to U.S. Census data.<p>The …

Latin America

Autumn Equinox 2018: What is the Autumn Equinox? When is the first day of autumn?

If you have felt over the last two weeks that autumn has already settled in then you would have been partially correct.<p>By meteorological and calendar …

Trump to Cap Refugees Allowed Into U.S. at 30,000, a Record Low

WASHINGTON — President Trump plans to cap the number of refugees that can be resettled in the United States next year at 30,000, his administration announced on Monday, further cutting an already drastically scaled-back program that offers protection to foreigners fleeing violence and …

U.S. State Department

Geography 101: Find Your Elevation

<i>Mount Everest with an elevation of 8,848 meters is Earth’s highest mountain above sea level</i><p>Ever taken a picture from the top of a mountain and …

Sea Level

See the Amazing, Ethereal Creatures Living Under Arctic Ice

AnimalsPicture Stories<p>Viktor Lyagushkin captures the world of sea angels, skeleton shrimp, and sea stars living beneath a frozen sea.<p>The waters of the White Sea are actually green, says photographer Viktor Lyagushkin, thanks to abundant phytoplankton in these icy waters straddling the Arctic …

Photos

Discover Fascinating Vintage Maps From National Geographic's Archives

All Over the Map<p>More than 6,000 maps from the magazine's 130-year-long history have been digitally compiled for the first time.<p>Cartography has been close to National Geographic’s heart from the beginning. And over the magazine’s 130-year history, maps have been an integral part of its mission. Now, …

Maps

How much would the iPhone cost if it were made in America?

Trump says Apple should just build plants in America. I tried to figure out what that would entail.<p>Even if President Donald Trump won his battle with Apple and the tech giant started to manufacture its iPhones in the United States, it might not even be a good idea.<p>Trump lashed out at Apple recently …

Tim Cook

Turn-of-the century teens were modern Britain's 'peak drinkers' - but today's 18-year-olds prefer the gym

Toasting the millennium may have left more than a few of us feeling worse for wear - but none more so than Britain's turn of the century teenagers.<p>Those who turned 18 around the year 2000 were modern Britain's "peak drinkers", the Office for National Statistics has said, while today's young adults …

Human Geography

Generation Sensible: The 18-year-olds of today

<b>Dubbed Generation Sensible, the 18-year-olds of today are much more likely to be found in the university library than the local pub, research suggests.</b><p>The Office for National Statistics paper compares their habits with those of 18-year-olds around the year 2000.<p>It might be an oversimplification to …

Human Geography

Millions of college graduates are living in poverty

A college degree is generally a good bet, but it’s not enough to protect you from poverty.<p>The Census Bureau’s annual report on income and poverty …

College & University

Foreign-Born Population Hits Highest Level Since 1910 As Immigration From Asia Surpasses Latin America

4:03 PM 09/13/2018<p>The share of foreign-born residents in the U.S. is larger than any time since 1910, boosted by a wave of new arrivals from Asia, …

Conservative View

Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos create $2 billion fund to fight homelessness

Jeff Bezos has revealed how he plans to donate part of his fortune.<p>The Amazon CEO and his wife, MacKenzie, will commit $2 billion to fund existing nonprofits that help homeless families and to create a network of preschools in low-income communities. They call their project the "Bezos Day One Fund."<p>…

Jeff Bezos

Absolute Poverty

<b>This map shows the proportion of all people on less than or equal to US$1.9 in purchasing power parity a day living there in 2016.</b><p><i>Data sources</i> <br>This …

Poverty

Report: Rural Poverty In America Is 'An Emergency'

The United States does not stack up favorably when compared to other nations with advanced economies when it comes to childhood poverty worldwide, according to a new report, which considered factors such as the lack of access to quality food, high adolescent birth rates and a child dropping out of …

Save the Children

California ranks No. 1 in poverty once again. Take one guess why.

California was given a first-place title this week that it surely doesn’t want.<p>It has the highest rate of poverty of any state in the country, …

Poverty Rate

Blood Borders: A Proposal To Redraw A "New Middle East"

<i>Map created by Ralph Peters and originally published in the Armed Forces Journal, via wikimedia</i><p>The map above is a 2006 proposed plan to redrawn the …

Middle East

The World’s First War Submarine Was Made of Wood, Tar, and a Bit of Metal

Underwater combat dates back to the American Revolution.<p>Early on the morning of September 7, 1776, an American soldier named Ezra Lee quietly …

George Washington

Drone footage and aerial maps of cities in Palestine - Palestine Remix

JAFFA<p>RETURN TO TOP<p>PALESTINE REMIX<p>QISARYA<p>ACRE<p>JERUSALEM<p>TEL AVIV<p>THE SEPARATION WALL<p>HIGHWAY 6<p>JORDAN VALLEY<p>SHUJAYEA<p>AL SHATI REFUGEE CAMP<p>GAZA PORT<p>RIMAL<p>Palmach, a Zionist military unit whose commanders included Yitzhak Rabin, expelled the village’s Palestinian inhabitants in February 1948.<p>After Haganah, …

Israel

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Top 10

World Population: The fall of Asia and the rise of Africa

Population of the World, 1800-2100*<p>country size = share of world population<p>* 2100 population figures are projections from the UN’s Population Division<p>…

Geography

How Many U.S. Cities Can You Fit Inside Tokyo?

According to a 2014 report by the U.N., “<i>Tokyo is the world’s largest city with an agglomeration of 38 million inhabitants</i>.”<p><i>That can’t be right</i>, you …

Salt Lake City

14% of Americans have changed their mind about an issue because of something they saw on social media

A small share of the public – 14% – say they have changed their views about a political or social issue in the past year because of something they …

Public Relations

26 magical lost cities that you really can visit

Archaeology

Young Christians are leaving the church – Here’s why

A new, 2018 Pew Research Center Report polled a growing group in America: “religious nones.” This group describes themselves as “nothing in particular” when asked if they identify with a specific religious group. The vast majority are ex-Christians, and most are under the age of 35. Pew asked a …

Religion

The Real Reasons Millennials Are Struggling (Infographic)

Before you start calling them lazy and entitled, take a look at the many challenges millennials face today.<p>Millennials get a bad rap. From labels including “lazy,” “ungrateful” and “entitled,” these 20- and 30-somethings can’t catch a break.<p>“Millennial bashing” has basically become a national …

Demographics

Ancient Earth

×<p>This visualization is created and maintained by Ian Webster. See more of my work at ianww.com or email me at ian@dinosaurpictures.org.<p>Plate tectonic …

Knowledge Management