New research casts light on the pre-colonial mountain settlements in Fiji.
Hundreds of archaeologists provided on-the-ground data from across the globe, providing a new view of the long and varied history of people transforming Earth's environment.
Firearms are the second leading cause of death among US children and adolescents.
A spatial analysis of India’s election results shows a unique geographical footprint of the BJP vote and how its recent progression follows obvious geographic patterns.
In May 2019, Canada made a partial submission to the United Nations on the limits of its extended continental shelf in the Arctic.
By appealing to the hearts and minds of their white neighbors, Native Americans are carving out common ground. Together, these different groups are building unity through diversity.
The geographical proximity of grandmothers may have an effect on the number of children their daughters produce.
President Trump says that the white working class is being pushed out of the job market. But that doesn't seem to be true for the best-paying blue-collar jobs.
Brazil's new president could clear the way for plans to develop remote areas around the Tapajos River basin over the objections of the indigenous people who live there.
If you want to really learn your way around a new place, paper maps still trump digital options.
Sovereign access to the Pacific would bring Bolivia significant economic benefits.
A new study points to a clear link between childhood arthritis and abnormally low levels of vitamin D, especially ion northern countries.
A new law means the Shetland Isles must now be placed in their true location – but mapping experts aren't entirely convinced.
Setting the scene for ancient Silk Road trading and now China's Belt and Road initiative, the Tianshan has changed humanity. Geological evidence shows us how this incredible mountain range formed.
A person in the US can expect to live an average of 78.8 years. But that number can change by decades depending on the community they come from.
Hurricanes frequently move inland in the southeast US, causing widespread river flooding, but emergency plans focus on protecting people in coastal communities.
Widespread flooding in North Carolina from Hurricane Florence shows the need for better advance planning in inland areas of the south and mid-Atlantic, especially near rivers.
Can happiness really be mapped?
Our current celebration of cities is a big shift from the past generation when cities were seen to contain all of our problems. Should we believe the hype? Are the new ideas equally problematic?
Over the last 50 years, Americans have steadily gotten older, more bicoastal and less likely to move to a new city.