Weekend Minis – Globes, Maps, and Job Opportunity

Posted to Maps  |  Nathan Yau

New York Talk ExchangeNew York Talk Exchange - Illustrates the global exchange of information in real time by visualizing volumes of long distance telephone and IP (Internet Protocol) data flowing between New York and cities around the world.

A Week in LifeA Week In the Life - A data sculpture made out of cardboard representing movement and communication from a cell phone in one week to increase awareness of the German Telecommunications Data Retention Act.

National Gruntledness IndexNational Gruntledness Index - A heat map showing where in the United States most people are, um, gruntled. Is this for real? Somehow I don't think the entire country is pissed off.

DanweiLooking for a Design Job in China? - Danwei is looking for a smart, skilled creator who can present raw economic data in a very visual way.



Where Bars Outnumber Grocery Stores

A closer look at the age old question of where there are more bars than grocery stores, and vice versa.

Reviving the Statistical Atlas of the United States with New Data

Due to budget cuts, there is no plan for an updated atlas. So I recreated the original 1870 Atlas using today’s publicly available data.

Interactive: When Do Americans Leave For Work?

We don’t all start our work days at the same time, despite what morning rush hour might have you think.

How We Spend Our Money, a Breakdown

We know spending changes when you have more money. Here’s by how much.