Yoga Mania

Infographic ISSUE 36•02 Jan 26, 2000
Popular in the 1970s, yoga is once again all the rage. Why are so many people turning to this age-old set of exercises?

Low-Carb Diets

Infographic ISSUE 35•43 Nov 24, 1999
Featured recently on the cover of Time, low-carb, high-protein diets are all the rage. Why are millions of Americans following such diets as "Dr. Atkins ...

Day Traders

Infographic ISSUE 35•37 Oct 13, 1999
Day traders–short term, high risk investors who buy and sell stock online from their own homes–account for a large, rapidly rising percentage of ...

Wild About Harry

Infographic ISSUE 35•36 Oct 6, 1999
Occupying the top three spots on The New York Times bestseller list and boasting more than five million copies in print, the Harry Potter books ...

Sega Dreamcast

Infographic ISSUE 35•34 Sep 22, 1999
Launched September 9, Sega Dreamcast sold 372,000 units in its first four days of availability, a record for a video game system. What are ...

TV Targets Teens

Infographic ISSUE 35•33 Sep 15, 1999
Encouraged by the success of such WB programs as Dawson's Creek and Buffy the Vampire Slayer, other networks are rolling out their own teen-oriented ...


Infographic ISSUE 35•31 Sep 1, 1999
Pokemon, or "pocket monsters," is taking America by storm. What do kids love about this Japanese cartoon show/collectible trading-card game/Nintendo video game?

Public Protection

Infographic ISSUE 35•30 Aug 25, 1999
In the wake of two more high-profile shootings, citizens are calling for new, stricter security measures. What does the government plan to do to increase ...

Nuts About NASCAR

Infographic ISSUE 35•29 Aug 18, 1999
With Drivers like Jeff Gordon and Dale Earnhardt household names and a new contract with NBC in place, NASCAR's popularity is soaring. What is ...