Map Monday, lactose intolerance around the world

When I was younger I never heard of lactose intolerance.  In recent years it has become almost common place.  Grocery store aisles are filled with “safe” dairy products and aids for digesting natural dairy foods.  The condition is so well known that it’s become a comedic tool in popular TV… Read more“Map Monday, lactose intolerance around the world”

Map Monday, speed limits across the globe

Speed limits seem to be the universal constraint to modern life.  Despite medical advances that have extended life into an eighth decade in the most developed countries there’s never enough time to do what must be done.  As a consequence everything must be done faster and faster so you can… Read more“Map Monday, speed limits across the globe”

Map Monday, Top US foreign trade partners by state

What does foreign trade tell us about American politics?  There’s an old adage; if you want to get to the root of a mystery follow the money.  The saying takes on cynical connotations, particularly with respect to politics.  To be fair I suspect it’s been at the heart of politics… Read more“Map Monday, Top US foreign trade partners by state”