If my wife, the physician, has taught me anything, it’s that everything that has to do with the human body has a medical term or classification for it – and I mean everything. The other day she came home and asked, “Have you ever heard of the Bristol Stool Chart?” I hadn’t, so she described. It’s classifications for dootie. I thought it was a joke, but there’s a Wikipedia entry for it. Ergo, it must be true.
Data Underload #21: Exit Strategy
Jobs Charted by State and Salary
Jobs and pay can vary a lot depending on where you live, based on 2013 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here’s an interactive to look.
Real Chart Rules to Follow
There are rules—usually for specific chart types meant to be read in a specific way—that you shouldn’t break. When they are, everyone loses. This is that small handful.
10 Best Data Visualization Projects of 2017
It was a rough year, which brought about a lot of good work. Here are my favorite data visualization projects of the year.