Gregor Aisch and Larry Buchanan for the New York Times visualized Olympic medal dominance with a streamgraph for each event. Time is on the horizontal axis, and each stack represents a country. The greater the height is at any point, the more medals the country won that year. Nice labels, too.
Streamgraph of Olympic medal wins
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Shift Your Point of View to When America Was “Better”
How good or bad something is depends on what you compare against.
Looking For the Closest Casino
Casinos are everywhere. This interactive map tells you how close the nearest one is in sampled areas of the United States.
About 18 percent of couple households are single-income. I wanted to know what the earner in these homes usually do.