Visualization

Showing the stories in data through statistics, design, aesthetics, and code.

Exports through the Mississippi River

Drought has caused water levels to drop in the Mississippi River, which is…

History of wars and power in Europe, animated from 1500 to present

Agar.io is a multiplayer game where people control cells in a Petri dish-type…

Chance of rain and election turnout

There’s rain in the forecast tomorrow in some areas of the United States,…

Procedurally generated driving game

Sometimes you need to slow down and go on a drive with no…

Daylight saving time and circadian rhythms

Daylight saving time ends in the United States this weekend and ended already…

How you might vote based on what you like

By Angie Waller, this table shows how Facebook thinks you’ll vote based on…

What hearing loss sounds (and looks) like

Using an audiogram as a backdrop, Amanda Morris and Aaron Steckelberg, for The…

Election ad topics

Midterm election day is just about here in the U.S., so the political…

Gas prices and confidence

Everywhere you go, gas prices show up on big boards, like a proxy…

Geographic misconceptions about the location of continents

When you’re used to looking at the world through a certain lens, such…

Word cloud + Streamgraph = WordStream

I hear it all the time from chart purists. “I love the streamgraph!”…

Slow internet for the same price as fast internet

When you pay for internet, it seems like a reasonable expectation that if…

All the elections where you live

We tend to talk about elections as this uniform thing. People vote for…

Less rich Covid billionaires

With Covid came sudden shifts in daily life and work, which gave rise…

Chartball is sports data visualized in a playful way

With Chartball, Andrew Garcia Phillips has visualized sports data for a while, publishing…

Linear regression visual explainer

MLU-Explain continues with their visual explainers for machine learning and statistical concepts. Most…

Future monsoon patterns

The monsoon season in South Asia brings water to the people and land,…

China’s fishing patterns shift globally

China’s fish supply is running low along its own coast, so they’ve shifted…