Infographics

Telling stories with data and graphics.

Physics of a bicycle visually explained

Riding a bicycle is a seemingly simple activity that we never forget how…

Words used in layoff letters

Tech layoffs continue, and as companies deliver more letters, there are some repeated…

Visual explainer on what an AR-15 does to the human body

This is necessarily uncomfortable to go through, but for The Washington Post, N.…

Fake sugars in your food

For The Washington Post, Anahad O’Connor, Aaron Steckelberg, and Laura Reiley visually describe…

Line chart race to show emissions

For The Washington Post, Harry Stevens used the line chart equivalent of a…

Asian representation at the Oscars

Asian characters in American films are historically less integral to the stories and…

Why South Koreans grew taller so quickly

As a world population, we’re growing taller, but South Koreans seemed to grow…

Shooting down the Chinese balloon

Shooting down a floating balloon out on its lonesome seems like a straightforward…

Ski resorts dealing with fewer snow days

For Bloomberg Green, Jin Wu, Laura Millan and Hayley Warren, on the challenges…

Emissions from big electric trucks vs. gas vehicles

Based on estimates from CarbonCounter by the MIT Trancik Lab, electric vehicles typically…

Greatest unexpected NBA performance

This is a fun one from Russell Samora and Reshad Malekzai for The…

Countries with the longest healthy retirements

Bloomberg compared retirement years in the context of life expectancy and healthy life…

Spy balloons and UFOs

For The New York Times, Eleanor Lutz illustrated things in the sky, because…

Tour of romantic comedies through the decades

In celebration of the most romantic day of the year that is sometimes…

Search and rescue after an earthquake, illustrated

After a big earthquake, such as the 7.8 that hit Turkey and Syria,…

Inferring the scale of China’s Covid spike through obituaries

China reported 80,000 Covid deaths since lifting restrictions in early December 2022. But…

Pele greatness illustrated

For South China Morning Post, Victor Sanjinez and Dennis Wong used a visual…

Scale of the Chinese balloon

I wasn’t paying much attention to the Chinese balloon that the U.S. shot…