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.

10 Comments

Favorites

Jobs Charted by State and Salary

Jobs and pay can vary a lot depending on where you live, based on 2013 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here’s an interactive to look.

Causes of Death

There are many ways to die. Cancer. Infection. Mental. External. This is how different groups of people died over the past 10 years, visualized by age.

Who is Older and Younger than You

Here’s a chart to show you how long you have until you start to feel your age.

A Day in the Life of Americans

I wanted to see how daily patterns emerge at the individual level and how a person’s entire day plays out. So I simulated 1,000 of them.