Map of all the trees and forests
We’ve seen minimalist maps like this before, but the introduction of 90m digital elevation data provides another dimension:
This map, among many others, is also available in poster form.
10 Best Data Visualization Projects of 2015
These are my picks for the best of 2015. As usual, they could easily appear in a different order on a different day, and there are projects not on the list that were also excellent.
How to Spot Visualization Lies
Many charts don’t tell the truth. This is a simple guide to spotting them.
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.