We’ve seen many one-off projects that show the distortions you get when you project a map. There’s just no avoiding them, when you convert a 3-D object onto a two-dimensional plane. Vox demonstrates and explains with an inflatable globe.
Physical demo of how all maps are wrong
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Fatal Traffic, When and Where
These are the traffic crashes that resulted in deaths in 2015, categorized by month, time of day, and factors involved.
All the National Food Days
Keep track of the 214 days out of the year that are a national food or drink days.
Who Earns More Income in American Households?
Compared to 1970, a shift towards women making the higher income.