xkcd sectioned the United States by the background in movies. Because xkcd.
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The ever so popular Walmart growth map gets an update, and yes, it still looks like a wildfire. Sam’s Club follows soon after, although not nearly as vigorously.
The individual data points of life are much less predictable than the average. Here’s a simulation that shows you how much time is left on the clock.
A closer look at the age old question of where there are more bars than grocery stores, and vice versa.
The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.