New and evolving analytics tools give us a sharper picture of the Greek debt crisis than we've ever had before.
Why the United States needs to take a page from the Chinese and Russian playbooks when it comes to combating the Islamic State online.
Why looking at a map of news headlines could help us see critical patterns and trends in wildlife crime.
And how Big Data can help.
Hint: Ils ne parlent pas le français.
The world may look like it's roiling now, but the 1980s were far worse.
Kalev H. Leetaru is a senior fellow at the George Washington University Center for Cyber and Homeland Security and a council member of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on the Future of Government. He created the GDELT Project and focuses on big data and global society.