With the explosion of infographics and big data, maps aren't just about geography anymore. They can tell us all kinds of things about the human experience. National Geographic Channel's new series, The Big Picture with Kal Penn is all about finding the unexpected — and sometimes surprising — realities in both the world at large and our own backyard, revealed by crunching the numbers and finding new ways to visualize data. Host and producer Kal Penn is taking viewers on a journey to understand how things like money, sex, food, sports and crime influence our daily lives. Exploring and generating infographics from information banks and data analyses, we investigate different themes through the mapping of new data, the creative visualization of information, and in-depth personal stories with fascinating characters.
Official site: channel.nationalgeographic.com
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Episode 1x12; May 18, 2015
You'd think after thousands of years of exploring and mapping the earth that we'd know where everything is by now. Well, we don't. Not even close.
|1x12: Off the Map||May 18, 2015|
|1x11: Body City||May 11, 2015|
|1x10: Space Invasion||May 4, 2015|
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