Visualization

Showing the stories in data through statistics, design, aesthetics, and code.

Paycheck Gap Between Men and Women – Guess Who Makes Less

Hannah Fairfield and Graham Roberts from The New York Times show the disparity…

Progress: A Graphical Report on the State of the World

You might recall that the United Nations Statistics Division launched UNdata about one…

Microsoft’s Vision for 2019 is Data Visualization

Google’s chief economist tells us statistician will be the sexy job of the…

Banking Execs Flee with Millions of Dollars in Golden Parachute

I figured out how I am going to get rich, and I’m going…

How Many Gallons of Fuel Does it Take to Travel 350 Miles?

GOOD Magazine, in collaboration with Robert A. Di Leso, Jr., explores fuel use…

How Much Junk Orbits Around the Earth?

You might not realize it, but there’s a lot of junk that orbits…

The Universe in 2009 from Seed Magazine

Seed Magazine, a publication dedicated to cool things in science, give us The…

Wired Relates Playboy Playmate BMI and Average BMI, 1954-2008

Playboy playmates continue to be a point of fascination. Remember that study on…

Alternate View of Obama’s $819 billion Stimulus Package

OK, so we saw CreditLoan’s representation of Obama’s stimulus package. Here’s Washington Post’s…

CreditLoan Maps Out Obama’s Economic Stimulus Plan

President Barack Obama has a $800 billion+ economic stimulus package in the works.…

USA Today Digs Into Job Forecasts for 2009

While on the topic of job losses, USA Today provides a look into…

4 Different Looks at Job Losses During Recessions

There are so many ways that you can cut a dataset whether it…

MIX Online Explores Visualization in Project Descry

MIX Online, a community of designers and developers, released Project Descry – a…

Ranking and Mapping Scientific Knowledge – eigenfactor

The Eigenfactor Project and Moritz Stefaner collaborate in these interactive visualizations “based on…

George Dubya Bush Bull’s-eye

Linda Eckstein sent this graphic along to show the main ideas of Russ…

What’s the Weather Like In Your City?

Cincinnati’s local NBC news provides viewers with a customizable weather dashboard. Look up…

New York Times Maps Twitter Chatter During Super Bowl

Twitter and maps just go well together. The New York Times maps Super…

Showcase of Student Personal Annual Reports

Some of the best stuff comes out of student projects. During the Screendesign…

Data Visualization Sketches for Google Search Results

Grid/plane, a studio centered in Portland Orgeon, collaborated with Instrument, to visualize media…

Last Day to Put in Your Entry for Visualize This – Vote Now

A quick reminder: tomorrow is the last day to put in your entry…

Why Do Freeways Come to an Annoying Hault?

The worst thing about Los Angeles is the traffic hands down. As you…

Heavy Metal Band Names Flow Chart

Doogie Horner from Comic vs. Audience created the above flow chart for heavy…

Visualizing Twitter as Barack Obama Became the 44th President

On Tuesday, January 20, 2009 at 12pm, Barack Obama officially became the 44th…

Twistori for the Inauguration

Remember Twistori? It’s the Twitter mashup that shows tweets of love, hate, think,…

Photosynth from the Inaugural Stands on MSNBC

The Photosynth of first-hand reader photographs is now up on MSNBC. If you’re…

Inaugural Words From 1789 to Present

There’s a lot going on today, and of course the news interactive teams…

Guide to Inauguration Day

It’s Inauguration Day! There’s a happy buzz in the air, and you can’t…

Man vs Woman, Decision-making for Goldstar Beer

These ads for Goldstar beer were hung above bar toilets. They’re comical flow…

Fun With Words that Collectively Make Pictures

People have fallen in love with word clouds that make pictures. Zoom in…

Dopplr Presents Personal Travel Report to All Users

Dopplr is a service that lets you share your travel schedule with friends…