Truth Facts comic

Posted to Miscellaneous  |  Tags:  |  Nathan Yau

I’m not sure how I just came across this now, but the Truth Facts comic by New Creations is right up my alley. It’s essentially a collection of charts and illustrations that finds humor in mundane, everyday stuff. I’ve felt the above all too well.

I liked this sports bar name generator too.

Sports bar generation

Lots more in the archive.

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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.

Think Like a Statistician – Without the Math

I call myself a statistician, because, well, I’m a statistics graduate student. However, the most important things I’ve learned are less formal, but have proven extremely useful when working/playing with data.

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.