Mosquitos: The deadliest animal

Jul 11, 2014

This graphic from the Gates Foundation is from a few months ago, but it was just National Mosquito Control Awareness Week. The small illustrations in this case make the graphic. Although I’m interested in seeing those “wide error margins.”

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How to Spot Visualization Lies

Many charts don’t tell the truth. This is a simple guide to spotting them.

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.

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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.

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Moving on from the most trendy names in US history, …