Matthew Cusick uses maps as his brush and palette in a series of portraits and landscapes. Pretty.
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A closer look at the age old question of where there are more bars than grocery stores, and vice versa.
The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.
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.
There are rules—usually for specific chart types meant to be read in a specific way—that you shouldn’t break. When they are, everyone loses. This is that small handful.