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The countries with the youngest populations in the world

The world's population is aging, but these countries still have a disproportionately high percentage of young people.
Iceland's Blue Lagoon.

The most iconic tourist attraction in 25 countries around the world

There's something powerful about finally seeing a famous landmark or natural wonder in person instead of on a postcard (or Instagram).
Iceland's Blue Lagoon.

The most iconic tourist attraction in 25 countries around the world

There's something powerful about finally seeing a famous landmark or natural wonder in person instead of on a postcard (or Instagram).
People demonstrate for the legalisation of gay marriage and parenting on December 16, 2012 in Paris, France.

The 28 countries around the world where same-sex marriage is legal

Ecuador became the latest country to approve same-sex marriage on June 12, joining a handful of other Latin American nations.
Kindergarten looks different all over the world.

What kindergarten looks like in 7 countries around the world

Some kindergartens around the world allow students to stay outside all day, climb a tree to get to class, and even do yoga.

This map shows that each US state is basically its own country

Using data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis and the CIA World Factbook, we found the country with the closest-sized economy to each state.
A street bar at a bus terminal in Bridgetown, Barbados.

The 20 unhealthiest countries on earth, ranked

Countries most people consider to be idyllic, such as St. Lucia and Barbados, ranked poorly, which comes down to poor diet and lack of exercise.
Taiwan is one of the best places to be a working female expat.

RANKED: The 10 best countries for women to work abroad

Women are more likely to move abroad to support their partner's career than their own, according to the research.

Israel calls Malaysian ban on its athletes ‘shameful’

“Israel condemns the decision, inspired no doubt by Malaysia PM Mahathir’s rabid anti-Semitism.”
Sudan is one of the hottest countries on Earth.

The 30 hottest countries on Earth

There are some countries where summer heat blazes all year round. These are the 30 hottest countries on Earth.