The stock market is in a state. So finicky the past few months. Kate Rabinowitz and Leslie Shapiro for The Washington Post provide a view further into the past for more context to the recent flux. The stretching time axis as you scroll makes for an easy-to-follow visual cue.
Context to the stock market rise and falls
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How Much Americans Make
Median income only tells you where the middle is. The distributions of income are a lot more interesting.
Data, R, and a 3-D Printer
We almost always look at data through a screen. It’s quick and good for exploration. So is there value in making data physical? I played around with a 3-D printer to find out.
Household Types, Then and Now
Here’s how common each household type is and was — and how the makeup compares to a few decades ago.