I was playing around at Many Eyes, and it was amazingly easy to map some data on the Big Mac. The data set was simply two columns: country name and the cost of the Big Mac in that country. I chose the mapping visualization option, and voila, data was mapped. Awesome.
Cost of Big Macs Worldwide
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Most Common Jobs, By State
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Marrying Later, Staying Single Longer
Using a century of data, we watch the shift of marital status in the United States.
Happiness and Health
When one goes down, so does the other. If only there were a way to keep more people healthy.