Infographics

Telling stories with data and graphics.

Bubbles Galore in Analysis of Banks’ Financial Health

Andrew Garcia Phillips and Stephen Grocer of The Wall Street Journal compare the…

Spectrum of Online Friendship

This graphic, from Mike Arauz, describes different levels of online friendship, starting at…

What Drugs Pose the Greatest Danger?

While The New York Times continues to produce excellent work, GOOD Magazine has…

Tracking Swine Flu Worldwide – Where and How, Plus Data

Just about everywhere you go there’s something in the news about swine flu,…

How Long Will the World’s Natural Resources Last?

This graphic from New Scientist shows when certain natural resources will run out…

Visual Guides to the World of Street Vendors

There are over 10,000 street vendors in New York City. But how much…

Demographics in World of 100

Designers seem to have taken a liking to the idea of showing world…

Sprint Commercial Tells Us What’s Happening Right Now

Sprint’s “now” promotion seems to be in full swing. In line with their…

New York Times Shines at International Infographics Awards

The infographics and news design blogs have been buzzing the past few days…

Facebook: On the Road to 200 million Users

As we learned last week, Facebook has been growing worldwide ever since it…

Check In on the State of the Economy

This interesting chart from Russel Investments shows the current state of the economy…

Little Red Riding Hood, the Animated Infographic Story

Tomas Nilsson, a graphic design student from Linköping University, tells the story of…

AIG Bailout: Where $173 billion Went

Nicolas Rapp and Damiko Morris of Associated Press delve into the AIG bailout.…

Bus Bench is an Infographic of Guilt

I’ve given a few talks on my work with self-surveillance, and there is…

What Do You Think of This Evolution Graphic?

What do you think about the above graphic? Good, bad? Effective, or not?…

Crisis of Credit Explained in Animated Infographics

This video (below) explains how we got into this credit crisis. It’s a…

Paycheck Gap Between Men and Women – Guess Who Makes Less

Hannah Fairfield and Graham Roberts from The New York Times show the disparity…

Progress: A Graphical Report on the State of the World

You might recall that the United Nations Statistics Division launched UNdata about one…