As a project of the Knight News Innovation Lab, Timeline by Verite is an open source project that lets you make and share interactive timelines. It’s simple and customizable. Plug in your own data as JSON, or use the Google Docs template for an even faster route, and you’re good to embed. It’s also easy to grab source material from sites like Vimeo, YouTube, and Flickr. Score.
Timelines that are Easy to Make and Use
Life expectancy changes
The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.
This is an American Workday, By Occupation
I simulated a day for employed Americans to see when and where they work.