Bitcoin Exchange Map
An animated map shows the real time flow of the world's money into Bitcoin. fiatleak

As bitcoin continues to reach new heights in terms of value and investors pour money into the anonymous digital currency, Bitcoin still faces the challenge of mainstream adoption. Many users don’t even know how to purchase bitcoins (which IBTimes discovered can be a complicated process), and bitcoin still isn’t really practical for many businesses.

Aiming to help our readers understand the ins and outs of bitcoin, we offer this chart from Wired Magazine, the best we've seen so far to describe the currency system.