You + Me = Awesome

Posted to Infographics  |  Nathan Yau

I used this diagram to convince my wife to marry me (j/k).

Buy the print by Nick Schmitz here. Have a good weekend!

[via swissmiss]

Update: Sheldon Comics has a slightly different take.



Life expectancy changes

The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.

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.

Graphical perception – learn the fundamentals first

Before you dive into the advanced stuff – like just about everything in your life – you have to learn the fundamentals before you know when you can break the rules.

Years You Have Left to Live, Probably

The individual data points of life are much less predictable than the average. Here’s a simulation that shows you how much time is left on the clock.