The Tour is both the oldest and most popular of the world's major cycling races. The Tour has been to Holland more often than it has been to Corsica.
Perhaps it is more doable now than when it was first proposed, back in the early 1980s
How do you say 'Mind the gap' in Latin?
Fancy a game of Japanese chess?
It's not the ice that turns Greenland white, but the lack of data
Will your grandchildren live in cities on Antarctica?
The poem starts at the Pulaski Bridge and ends near the New York Aquarium
Visit the place where in 1593 an astrologer and a playwright used a shamanic ritual to found the British Empire
If you value your life, stay away from U.S. Route 1 in Florida
Are Macron and Le Pen re-enacting a centuries-old conflict?
Wingland? Flemingia? The indignity of colonisation includes the imposed ignorance of the coloniser
Britain hasn't brexited yet, but the EU has already scrapped it from its map
How did New York end up there?
Together, Russia and America sell almost 60% of all weapons traded around the world.
From peanuts over petroleum to opium: these are the exports that power global trade
Americans live the the broadest, emptiest slice of the planet.
Two insults for the price of one
Ravenser Odd is just one of 29 towns swallowed by the North Sea
Warning: these maps might leave a strange taste in your mouth
New York has the same GDP as Canada, Los Angeles makes as much money in a year as Australia