Skittle disconnect

Sep 23, 2016

This is what happens when there is a disconnect between data and what it represents. So much wrong.

I need to avoid social media for the next month. There is something upsetting every single time these days.

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The Most Unisex Names in US History

Moving on from the most trendy names in US history, …

Reviving the Statistical Atlas of the United States with New Data

Due to budget cuts, there is no plan for an updated atlas. So I recreated the original 1870 Atlas using today’s publicly available data.

Think Like a Statistician – Without the Math

I call myself a statistician, because, well, I’m a statistics graduate student. However, the most important things I’ve learned are less formal, but have proven extremely useful when working/playing with data.

Marrying Age

People get married at various ages, but there are definite trends that vary across demographic groups. What do these trends look like?