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
Shouldn't that be Hindenburgburg, mate?
A Finn and a Spaniard walk into a bar...
The Vatican is world leader in one particular variable. Can you guess which?
Prime minister or postal worker: if you've been condemned for corruption in France, you're on this map
Yes, but are they christianised Turks, or turkified Bulgars?
I'll meet you at the corner of Saruman and Aragorn
Caught between a rock and a hard place, the EU had better get ready for some of these exit-names
Number of terrorist acts perpetrated in the U.S. by nationals of any of the seven countries? Zero.
A handful of noble families own large tracts of the British capital - and have done so for centuries
The winning side in the election rules a vast, contiguous land mass, the losers are cooped up on a far-flung archipelago
A minister misspeaks - and accidentally creates an entire Latin American country
Plotting out the world's longest pub crawl had a serious, mathematical point
Everything you always wanted to know about the Dutch, but were afraid to ask because they spit while they speak
Death, politics and war - but also Dirty Grandpas, supermoons and all-day breakfasts
A strangely reassuring global directory of close to 8,000 radio stations
Delicious. But how do you pronounce it?
Here, it's men who suffer from a (reverse) gender pay gap