I’m so glad there are people like Jake Porway in the world. The founder and executive director of DataKind gives his quick pitch on “using data in the service of humanity.”
With many directions to go, this one is in the right category!
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So far we’ve seen when you will die and how other people tend to die. Now let’s put the two together to see how and when you will die, given your sex, race, and age.
Moving on from the most trendy names in US history, let’s look at the most unisex ones. Some names have …
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.
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.