The 2017 Music Issue
A Tribute to the World's Largest Rock Band
An infographic on 1,000 musicians.
Your Jeans Are Ruining the Earth
Denim's environmental impact is huge
The Restless Youth Issue
A Timeline of Youth in Revolt
The world’s youth have always found ways to stand up for what’s right.
Women Are Taking Over the World's Democracies
We take a look at global democracy and the rise of women leaders ahead of the US presidential election.
This Is How Alternative Energy Works
The move away from fossil fuels seems to be gaining momentum, and a number of creative solutions have emerged.
The Listen Closely Issue
A Breakdown of Extreme Body Modification
This month's infographic explores the process of body modification, from subdermal horns and lip splitting to scarification and cheek gauges.
The We Missed You Issue
How Cops Control Crowds
A graphic look into the types of weapons governments use to keep the public at bay.
The Up in Flames Issue
Infographic: Traditional Medicine Fuels the Mass Slaughter of Wild Animals
Humans are uniquely gifted at driving other animals into extinction.
The Crown and Sceptre Issue
Infographic: California Hasn't Been This Dry in a Millennium
The drought is fanning literal and figurative flames.
The Prison Issue
Infographic: A Breakdown of America's Life Behind Bars
When it comes to prisons, the US favors quantity over quality. We lock up millions and then release them ill-equipped to reenter society, hampered by debt from prison fees, and barred from certain forms of government assistance.
The Road to Nowhere Issue
Infographic: Fewer Americans Are Seeing the Benefits of Higher Education
Since the 60s, college enrollment has gone up and down, but overall it's risen steadily. We're now once again in a downturn, and it may be due to the healthy economy.
The Make Believe Issue
Endless Summer Numbers
Here are a bunch of stats to remind you what summer is in case you've been stuck in the office since May.