Western Sahara: The Empty Desert With a Crowded Divide

Western Sahara isn't really a country. Really, most of the territory isn't anything at all except for a sandy, expansive nothingness. With fishing on the coast and an infamous lack of resources including water anywhere else, 81% of the roughly half-million people within the territory live in an urban city. Of these, half live in … Continue reading Western Sahara: The Empty Desert With a Crowded Divide

Brunei: The Richest Country You’ve Never Heard Of

Negara Brunei Darussalam (Nation of Brunei, Abode of Peace), or more commonly known simply as Brunei, is a tiny country on the northern part of the island of Borneo. It is split into two different sections, each one bordered completely by the semi-autonomous Malaysian state of Sawarak. As small and obscure as it is wealthy, … Continue reading Brunei: The Richest Country You’ve Never Heard Of