Long distances (and big numbers) can be difficult grasp. Designers Jesse Williams and David Paliwoda took a stab at it and made it easier to understand the distance from Mars. Simple and totally fun. I’m not sure how accurate the travel time and distance are, but I’m guessing it takes differing orbits into account.
Distance to Mars
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Shifting Incomes for American Jobs
For various occupations, the difference between the person who makes the most and the one who makes the least can be significant.
Mapping the Most Common Races
Select one or more races for a quick comparison. Counties are colored by the most prevalent.
Looking at educational attainment, income, work hours, and commute, this is who has the same work life as you do.