Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed in eastern Ukraine yesterday, carrying 283 passengers and 15 crew members from the Netherlands to Malaysia. The infographic below from the UK website, The Conversation, shows confirmed information as of 8:24am BST today. Ukrainian authorities had closed airspace up to 32,000ft. Despite this, the aircraft’s flight route was declared safe […]

Readers: I have been a big fan of Charles Apple’s work for a long time. I have blogged about him and his work in the past (see “Charles Apple” in my Categories on the right or do a search for “Charles Apple” on my blog). Charles Apple (photo, right) is a longtime news artist, graphics […]

Readers: I have been a big fan of Charles Apple’s work for a long time. I have blogged about him and his work in the past (see “Charles Apple” in my Categories on the right or do a search for “Charles Apple” on my blog). Charles Apple (photo, right) is a longtime news artist, graphics reporter, designer, […]

Source: Carlos Pimentel, 28 Odd Facts About the Human Body (Infographic), Karma Jello, http://karmajello.com/universe/knowledge/28-odd-facts-human-body-infographic.html.

This infographic was created by Adolfo Arranz from The South China Morning Post. A ban was imposed in 1989 banning the international trade in ivory to reverse a rapid decline in the population of African elephants. But to no avail. Illegal hunting and killing of elephants remains a sad reality in Africa despite the ban. Here […]

Graphic courtesy Jennifer Dube, National Media Research Planning and Placement LLC [Click on the image to enlarge] Former Mississippi governor and uber-Republican Haley Barbour loves bourbon. Franklin Roosevelt mixed martinis. And, as it turns out, those two partisans have something in common with their base voters: Consumer data suggests Democrats prefer clear spirits, while Republicans […]