I’m pretty sure there’s a ton of untapped potential in data represented physically. Maybe not in the analytical insights sense but in that fuzzy unmeasured way of feeling data somehow. That might be my new point of interest for next year, and it’ll probably involve beer and LEGOs. Pierre Dragicevic and Yvonne Jansen maintain a chronological list of physical visualization, dating back to 5500 BC up to present.
Collection of physical visualizations
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Never Been Married
Some people never get married, and some wait longer than others. Let’s look at these people.
How We Spend Our Money, a Breakdown
We know spending changes when you have more money. Here’s by how much.
Most Common Jobs, By State
Instead of looking at only the most common job in each state, I found the top five for a slightly wider view.