Kevin Simler uses interactive simulations to explain how things — ideas, disease, memes — spread through a network. It always looks like concentrated chaos to begin, but then the things infect quickly. Adjust variables, press play, and watch them go.
Interactive explainer for how disease and ideas spread through a network
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The Demographics of Others
I think we can all benefit from knowing a little more about others these days. This is a glimpse of how different groups live.