People approach data in different ways, especially across different fields. When you’re presented with a dataset that you have to convert to a graphic, what’s the first thing that you do?
Open thread: How do you start working on a data graphic?
People get married at various ages, but there are definite trends that vary across demographic groups. What do these trends look like?
How to Spot Visualization Lies
Many charts don’t tell the truth. This is a simple guide to spotting them.
Visualizing the Uncertainty in Data
Data is an abstraction, and it’s impossible to encapsulate everything it represents in real life. So there is uncertainty. Here are ways to visualize the uncertainty.