Projects

The Statistical Atlas that Keeps On Going

I already revived the first Statistical Atlas of the United States from 1870 with modern data, but there's still more data to look at. So I kept on going.

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.

Brewing Multivariate Beer

I was toying around with the idea of multivariate beer, where the ingredients varied by county demographics. Could I taste the difference? Here's how the experiment went.

Sandwich Place Geography

Subway dominates the sandwich chains.

Mapping the Most Common Races

Select one or more races for a quick comparison. Counties are colored by the most prevalent.

It’s All Greek (or Chinese or Spanish or…) to Me

In English, there's an idiom that notes confusion: "It's all Greek to me." Other languages have similar sayings, but they don't use Greek as their point of confusion.

State Income Tax Brackets Charted

I'm sure you finished your taxes months ago, but here's a chart of the tax brackets and rates in all the states in case you're interested. Each segment represents a…

How We Spend Our Money, a Breakdown

We know spending changes when you have more money. Here's by how much.

Where to Find Jeopardy! Daily Doubles

Placement of Daily Double clues, from season 1 to 31. Watch them play out.

Compare Worst and Best Commutes in America

See who has it worse off and better than you.

Interactive: When Do Americans Leave For Work?

We don't all start our work days at the same time, despite what morning rush hour might have you think.

State Rorschach

Stare at boundary lines long enough, and you'll start to see weird things too.