Lisa Simpson on Happiness vs Intelligence

Jun 20, 2008

As intelligence goes up, happiness goes down. See, I made a graph. I make lots of graphs.

Lisa Simpson. The Simpsons. Episode 257. January 7, 2001.



One Dataset, Visualized 25 Ways

“Let the data speak” they say. But what happens when the data rambles on and on?

Causes of Death

There are many ways to die. Cancer. Infection. Mental. External. This is how different groups of people died over the past 10 years, visualized by age.

The Changing American Diet

See what we ate on an average day, for the past several decades.

Visualizing the Uncertainty in Data

Data is an abstraction, and it’s impossible to encapsulate everything it represents in real life. So there is uncertainty. Here are ways to visualize the uncertainty.