What Apple Could Buy With That $100 Billion, Visualized

Apple is one of the three most valuable companies in the world and is sitting on a pile of around $100,000,000,000 ($100 Billion). Execs at Apple are about to announce what they're going to spend all that money on. Ahead of that — we thought we'd try to provide a little context for just how much scratch that really is. » 3/19/12 8:30am 3/19/12 8:30am

This image of every road death in the UK is painfully pretty

This beautiful BBC image isn't a photo taken from the space station. It's actually a composite showing the location of 2,396,750 road crashes in Great Britain from 1999 to 2010. Each light point is an individual collision which resulted in a casualty. The intensity of brightness shows where collisions are more… » 12/13/11 10:15am 12/13/11 10:15am